Storage

VMware ESX 3.5, ESXi 3.5 and Dell PowerVault Storage System

Download Now Free registration required

Executive Summary

This paper describes the configuration steps to deploy VMware ESX and ESXi 3.5 solutions on Dell PowerVault storage arrays. The high availability configuration has the PowerVault MD300i storage array with dual controllers, each with two 1GbE iSCSI controller for a total of four 1GbE ports. The dual controller option can connect up to 16 redundant hosts. Each PowerVault MD300i storage controller also contains an Ethernet port (not an iSCSI port) for out-of-band management.

  • Format: PDF
  • Size: 3210.7 KB