Category: Storage DRS

Overview of all Storage DRS related posts on frankdenneman.nl

New Storage DRS whitepaper available at VMware.com

Last Friday my last and latest whitepaper about Storage DRS was published on VMware.com. Go to http://www.vmware.com/resources/techresources/10363 and download the whitepaper: "Understanding vSphere 5.1 Storage DRS". Download and read this whitepaper if you want to learn more about the five key elements of Storage DRS. Here's a little snippet from...

Storage DRS Initial placement workflow

Last week I received the question how exactly Storage DRS picks a datastore. On a SDRS the initial placement of a vm is done on the weight calculated based on the storage free and IO. My question is: when I have a similar weight between all the datastore in the...