In a two node SimpliVity deployment there is no requirement for 10 GbE switching. The SimpliVity nodes are directly connected to provide connectivity for the SimpliVity Data Virtualization Platform (DVP) between nodes. As the environment grows adding addition SimpliVity nodes or compute nodes may be required. This requires 10 GbE switching for SimpliVity Storage traffic between SimpliVity nodes within the same datacenter and/or between SimpliVity nodes and compute nodes.
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First ProfessionalVMware.com vBrownBag I have presented in a long time (over 2 years – I did not think it had been that long). I think it went pretty well.
This post covers Section 3, Configure and Administer Advanced vSphere Storage, Objective 3.3, Configure vSphere Storage Multi-pathing and Failover. The vSphere Knowledge covered in this objective: Configure/Manage Storage Load Balancing Identify available Storage Load Balancing options Identify available Storage Multi-pathing Policies Identify features of Pluggable Storage Architecture (PSA) Configure Storage Policies Enable/Disable Virtual SAN Fault …
Setting all storage PSP to Round Robin using esxcli on vSphere 5.