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Dell Compellent: VMware vSphere 5.x and Integration Dell Compellent: VMware vSphere 5.x and Integration Presentation Transcript

  • Virtual Storage for VMware Virtual Servers
    Rick Gouin
    Principal Storage Architect
  • 2
    Confidential
    DellCompellentalways puts the right data in the right place at the right time at the right cost.
    That’s Fluid Data.
  • What is Fluid Data?
    Enterprise storage built to maximize the business value of IT
    3
    Confidential
    For virtualized data centers
    and the cloud
  • 4
    Confidential
    7 Ways Fluid Data Optimizes VMware
    1. Automated Tiered Storage maximizes VM storage performance, efficiency
    2. Thin Provisioning conserves storage capacity
    3. Server Instant Replay minimizes the capacity needed for VM clones
    4. Single-model scalability delivers hardware flexibility
    5. Live Volume simplifies VM disaster recovery
    6. Cost-Effective replication for VMware Site Recovery Manager
    7. Flexibility with different RAID types and tiers of storage
  • 1. Automated Tiered Storage maximizes VM storage performance, efficiency
    5
    Confidential
    Fluid Data delivers better performance with less disk, power and space
  • 6
    2. Thin Provisioning conserves storage capacity
    Confidential
  • 3. Server Instant Replay minimizes capacity needs for VM clones
    7
    Confidential
    Fluid Data recovers instantly and replicates
    in minutes
  • 4. Single-model scalability delivers hardware flexibility
    8
    Confidential
    Fluid Data delivers a single model with no forced end of life
  • 5. Live Volume simplifies VM disaster recovery
    9
    Confidential
    Fluid Data dynamically changes storage online, without disruption
  • 10
    6. Cost-Effective replication for VMware Site Recovery Manager
    Confidential
  • 11
    7. Flexibility with different RAID types and tiers of storage
    Confidential
  • Virtual servers meet virtual storage
    Compellent–VMware:a strong Partnership
    Dozens of points of integration
    vCenter
    SRM plug-in
    vSphere 4.1 client plug-in
    vStorage APIs for Array Integration (VAAI) – coming soon!
    Full certification and joint support
    VMware Technology Alliance Partner (TAP)
    VMware Hardware Compatibility List (HCL)
    The ideal storage platform for VMware environments
    Quickly provision virtual machines (VMs)
    Shares single storage pool available with all VMs
    Automatically fine-tunes data placement for virtual machines
    Minimizes disk capacity required for VM clones
    Automates disaster recovery with SRM adapter
  • Key Features
    Adding/Removing Storage (Datastores & RDMs)
    Provisioning Virtual Machines
    Configuring VMware ESXi Hosts
    Creating & Managing Replays
    Replicating Datastores between Storage Centers
    Recovering Datastores & Virtual Machines from Replays
    WTG Dell Compellent Users’ Group | September 15, 2011
  • Summary
    14
    Confidential
    Conserve storage capacity
    Maximize performance, efficiency
    Minimize capacity for clones
    Accelerate storage provisioning
    Protect against downtime and disaster
    Scale on a single platform
  • Canadian Compellent customers
    BC
  • 16
    Confidential
    Q & A