Michael Webster talks about potential bottlenecks in dual controller storage arrays and how teh Nutanix architecture avoids these bottlenecks.
005 Thin Provisioned Disks Grow
Thin provisioned disks get larger as data is written to them. Here’s how and why. Thin provisioning is a great tool, but it may not work exactly like you think. You also need to know when it may cause problems for you.
004 Oh No, Datastore Full
Oh no, the datastore has run out of space!
How did this happen and what can I do to fix it?
Better yet how do I avoid running out of space?
003 Snapshot Dangers
The dangers of operating VMware snapshots, along with the reasons why you should use snapshots
002 VMware Snapshot Basics
A tutorial on the basics of how VMware Snapshots work.
Check back later for more tutorials on working with Snapshots.
001 Monster VM vMotion with Oracle – Michael Webster
Michael has been doing some work on testing the effects of VMotion on heavily loaded VMs. Naturally Michael used Oracle databases for the workload and a Nutanix cluster as the platform.
000 Introduction to Notes 4 Engineers
What is Notes4Engineers?
What will I find here and how can I get involved?