Virtualization: Doing it right the first time to avoid costly repeat attempts. Software Licensing, Storage Options, Power ...
vSphere 4 Product Licensing Essentials includes support and Essentials Plus requires support.
vSphere 4 Product Licensing Support is required and sold separately. vSphere  4 Acceleration Kits/Promotions
Microsoft OS Licensing <ul><li>Operating Systems will need to be licensed </li></ul><ul><li>Microsoft O/S </li></ul>Unlimi...
Storage <ul><li>Shared Storage Pools </li></ul><ul><li>Centralized Management  </li></ul><ul><li>Cost and Simplicity </li>...
Storage Protocols <ul><li>FC (Fibre Channel) </li></ul><ul><li>FCoE (Fibre Channel over Ethernet) </li></ul><ul><li>iSCSI ...
VMware Useful Resources <ul><li>Product Information -  http:// www.vmware.com /products </li></ul><ul><li>Events -  http:/...
Zophar Sante Nexsan VP Product Marketing Mike Cirrincione Nexsan Sales Manager <ul><ul><li>MicroAge Presents </li></ul></u...
Agenda for Today <ul><li>New  Storage Technology </li></ul><ul><li>For Aligning VMware  </li></ul><ul><li>Server Cost Redu...
New  Technology to Reduce Storage POWER <ul><li>Old MAID   </li></ul><ul><li>Reduces application performance for energy sa...
<ul><li>Using LEGACY technology compared to NEW technology </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>$.15 Kilowatt hour cost </li></ul></u...
New  Technology to Reduce Storage SPACE Drives are installed back to back to reduce  vibration Drive bottom Drive bottom <...
The results when you use  New  technology to Reduce Storage SPACE <ul><li>Using LEGACY technology compared to NEW technolo...
New  Technology to Reduce Hardware Components <ul><li>The Results when you use  New   Technology to Reduce Hardware Compon...
New  Technology to Reduce Storage  Management <ul><li>The Results when you use  New   Technology to Reduce Management </li...
Single ESX Server ESX Virtual Server Host Guests New Storage Technology for A Single ESX Server <ul><li>SAS (Speed) and SA...
New Storage Technology for Single Site - Multiple ESX Servers with VMotion VMotion ESX Virtual Server Host Guests Guests E...
New Storage Technology for Multi-Site ESX Servers / VMotion / Disaster Recovery VMotion ESX Virtual Server Host Guests Gue...
<ul><li>8 white papers </li></ul><ul><li>5 - 10 minute briefing papers </li></ul><ul><li>Value Calculator </li></ul>Here i...
Conclusion <ul><li>New  Storage Technology </li></ul><ul><li>For Aligning VMware  </li></ul><ul><li>Server Cost Reduction ...
Nexsan <ul><li>Who are We </li></ul><ul><li>Nexsan was founded in 1999 </li></ul><ul><li>Over 24,000 storage systems sold ...
Confidential Here are some Nexsan Customers
 
Common Mistake Failure to adjust your power and cooling for your new infrastructure may result in decreased efficiency
Defining Data Center Infrastructure Efficiency The percent of your input power that gets to the IT loads The rest goes to ...
POWER system COOLING system The cooling system uses the most energy in the data center   Data Center  Physical Infrastruct...
Go Go to latest online  version of this tool Click to resume presentation mode Done
Right-sizing improves power use AND efficiency EFFICIENCY POWER USE Always goes down with virtualization Always goes down,...
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  1. 1. Virtualization: Doing it right the first time to avoid costly repeat attempts. Software Licensing, Storage Options, Power and Cooling and Management
  2. 2. vSphere 4 Product Licensing Essentials includes support and Essentials Plus requires support.
  3. 3. vSphere 4 Product Licensing Support is required and sold separately. vSphere 4 Acceleration Kits/Promotions
  4. 4. Microsoft OS Licensing <ul><li>Operating Systems will need to be licensed </li></ul><ul><li>Microsoft O/S </li></ul>Unlimited VM – licensed per CPU Windows Server Datacenter 4 VM per license Windows Server Enterprise 1 VM per license Windows Server Standard
  5. 5. Storage <ul><li>Shared Storage Pools </li></ul><ul><li>Centralized Management </li></ul><ul><li>Cost and Simplicity </li></ul>
  6. 6. Storage Protocols <ul><li>FC (Fibre Channel) </li></ul><ul><li>FCoE (Fibre Channel over Ethernet) </li></ul><ul><li>iSCSI </li></ul><ul><li>NAS (NFS) </li></ul><ul><li>The answer is based on your environment and or application requirements. </li></ul><ul><li>http:// www.vmware.com/resources/techresources / </li></ul>What will it be with your VMware environment?
  7. 7. VMware Useful Resources <ul><li>Product Information - http:// www.vmware.com /products </li></ul><ul><li>Events - http:// www.vmware.com /events </li></ul><ul><li>White Papers - http:// www.vmware.com/solutions/whitepapers.html </li></ul><ul><li>Compatibility Guides - http:// www.vmware.com/resources/guides.html </li></ul><ul><li>TCO Calculator - http:// www.vmware.com /calculator </li></ul><ul><li>Success Stories - http:// www.vmware.com /customers/ </li></ul><ul><li>SMB Portal- http:// www.vmware.com/smb </li></ul><ul><li>Product Downloads - http:// www.vmware.com /download/ </li></ul><ul><li>Solution Tracks Online - http:// www.solutiontracks.com </li></ul>
  8. 8. Zophar Sante Nexsan VP Product Marketing Mike Cirrincione Nexsan Sales Manager <ul><ul><li>MicroAge Presents </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Nexsan </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Storage Strategies for </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>VMware </li></ul></ul>
  9. 9. Agenda for Today <ul><li>New Storage Technology </li></ul><ul><li>For Aligning VMware </li></ul><ul><li>Server Cost Reduction Strategies </li></ul><ul><li>with </li></ul><ul><li>Storage Cost Reduction Strategies </li></ul><ul><li>Reducing Storage Power </li></ul><ul><li>Reducing Storage Space </li></ul><ul><li>Reducing Storage Hardware </li></ul><ul><li>Reducing Storage Management </li></ul><ul><li>Storage Architectures for VMware </li></ul><ul><li>Single ESX Server </li></ul><ul><li>Multiple ESX Servers / VMotion </li></ul><ul><li>Multiple ESX Servers / VMotion / Disaster Recovery </li></ul>
  10. 10. New Technology to Reduce Storage POWER <ul><li>Old MAID </li></ul><ul><li>Reduces application performance for energy savings </li></ul><ul><li>“ On-or-off” approach to energy savings </li></ul><ul><li>Usually only supported on SATA drives </li></ul><ul><li>Minutes to spin up components to respond to IO requests </li></ul><ul><li>Slow response confines use to just a few applications </li></ul><ul><li>AutoMAID </li></ul><ul><li>Benefits of MAID without the limitations! </li></ul><ul><li>Energy savings with application performance “Green with Speed” </li></ul><ul><li>Supported on SAS and SATA drives </li></ul><ul><li>Three levels of energy savings </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Level 1, up to 20% </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Level 2, up to 40% (SATA only) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Level 3, up to 60% </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Fast response to 1 st I/O requests </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Level 1, sub-second </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Level 2, less than 15 seconds </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Level 3, less than 30 seconds </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Fast and flexible response broadens use to include a wide range of applications </li></ul>
  11. 11. <ul><li>Using LEGACY technology compared to NEW technology </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>$.15 Kilowatt hour cost </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>3 year period </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>84TB </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>Results - 60% less expense (includes CAPEX , OPEX) </li></ul>The results when you use New Technology to Reduce Storage POWER LEGACY NEW T3 Year Power kWhs $17,382 $6996
  12. 12. New Technology to Reduce Storage SPACE Drives are installed back to back to reduce vibration Drive bottom Drive bottom <ul><ul><li>Density </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Single 4U chassis </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Up to 84TB </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>21TB per U </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>SAS and SATA </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>4 FC ports </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>4 iSCSI ports </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Performance </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>4 RAID Engines per chassis </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>4 GB cache per chassis </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>1100MBs and 40,000 IOPs </li></ul></ul>Cooling channel reduce drive heat. New 4X Enterprise RAID Engines Per Chassis
  13. 13. The results when you use New technology to Reduce Storage SPACE <ul><li>Using LEGACY technology compared to NEW technology </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>$100 per. U per. month </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>3 year period </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>FC Ports cost $300 each </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>84TB SATA (25TB of SAS) </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>Results - 62% less expense (OPEX) – 85% less expensive (Infrastructure CAPEX) </li></ul>42TB in 4 U 42TB in 9 U LEGACY NEW TBs per U 4 10.5 U per TB .25 .095 Space Cost per TB x 3yr $75 $28.5 Port Cost 12 x $300 = $3600 4 x $300 = $1200
  14. 14. New Technology to Reduce Hardware Components <ul><li>The Results when you use New Technology to Reduce Hardware Components </li></ul><ul><li>65% fewer components </li></ul><ul><li>Less space </li></ul><ul><li>Less power </li></ul><ul><li>Fewer points of failure </li></ul><ul><li>Few things to worry about </li></ul>42TB Components LEGACY NEW Power Supplies 6 2 Cooling Fans 18 7 Controllers 6 2 IO Ports 12 4 Enclosures 3 1 Total Hardware 45 16 RACK U 9 4
  15. 15. New Technology to Reduce Storage Management <ul><li>The Results when you use New Technology to Reduce Management </li></ul><ul><li>1 thing to manage NOT 3 things to manage </li></ul><ul><li>Less effort to scale </li></ul><ul><li>Less to worry about </li></ul>LEGACY NEW
  16. 16. Single ESX Server ESX Virtual Server Host Guests New Storage Technology for A Single ESX Server <ul><li>SAS (Speed) and SATA (Capacity) </li></ul><ul><li>3TB to 200TB </li></ul><ul><li>Dual / Redundant FC / iSCSI connections </li></ul><ul><li>Active / Active Data Paths </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Host Port Redundancy </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Network connection Redundancy </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Storage controller Redundancy </li></ul></ul><ul><li>3TB to 200TB </li></ul>
  17. 17. New Storage Technology for Single Site - Multiple ESX Servers with VMotion VMotion ESX Virtual Server Host Guests Guests ESX Virtual Server Host <ul><li>Server Redundancy </li></ul><ul><li>SAS (Speed) and SATA (Capacity) </li></ul><ul><li>3TB to 200TB </li></ul><ul><li>Dual / Redundant FC / iSCSI connections </li></ul><ul><li>Active / Active Data Paths </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Host Port Redundancy </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Network connection Redundancy </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Storage controller Redundancy </li></ul></ul><ul><li>3TB to 200TB </li></ul>
  18. 18. New Storage Technology for Multi-Site ESX Servers / VMotion / Disaster Recovery VMotion ESX Virtual Server Host Guests Guests ESX Virtual Server Host <ul><li>Server Redundancy, Data Redundancy, Storage Redundancy, Site Redundancy </li></ul><ul><li>5 Nines = 99.999 HA </li></ul><ul><li>SAS (Speed) and SATA (Capacity) </li></ul><ul><li>3TB to 1000TB </li></ul>Site A Site B
  19. 19. <ul><li>8 white papers </li></ul><ul><li>5 - 10 minute briefing papers </li></ul><ul><li>Value Calculator </li></ul>Here is some additional Nexsan information available from MicroAge
  20. 20. Conclusion <ul><li>New Storage Technology </li></ul><ul><li>For Aligning VMware </li></ul><ul><li>Server Cost Reduction Strategies </li></ul><ul><li>with </li></ul><ul><li>Storage Cost Reduction Strategies </li></ul><ul><li>Reducing Storage Power – 60% </li></ul><ul><li>Reducing Storage Space – 62% </li></ul><ul><li>Reducing Storage Hardware – 65% </li></ul><ul><li>Reducing Storage Management – 66% </li></ul><ul><li>Storage Architectures for VMware </li></ul><ul><li>Single ESX - YES </li></ul><ul><li>Multiple ESX / Vmotion YES </li></ul><ul><li>Multiple ESX / VMotion / Disaster Recovery YES </li></ul><ul><li>Contact MicroAge to Learn More </li></ul>
  21. 21. Nexsan <ul><li>Who are We </li></ul><ul><li>Nexsan was founded in 1999 </li></ul><ul><li>Over 24,000 storage systems sold into over 60 countries </li></ul><ul><li>We ship nearly 6000TB per month </li></ul><ul><li>What do we Do </li></ul><ul><li>Provide data storage solutions </li></ul><ul><li>SMB to Large Enterprise </li></ul><ul><li>All server environments </li></ul>
  22. 22. Confidential Here are some Nexsan Customers
  23. 24. Common Mistake Failure to adjust your power and cooling for your new infrastructure may result in decreased efficiency
  24. 25. Defining Data Center Infrastructure Efficiency The percent of your input power that gets to the IT loads The rest goes to power, cooling, and lighting equipment DCiE Data center infrastructure efficiency IT load power Total data center input power =
  25. 26. POWER system COOLING system The cooling system uses the most energy in the data center Data Center Physical Infrastructure IT
  26. 27. Go Go to latest online version of this tool Click to resume presentation mode Done
  27. 28. Right-sizing improves power use AND efficiency EFFICIENCY POWER USE Always goes down with virtualization Always goes down, UNLESS power/cooling is downsized to match load AFTER virtualization ROOM cooling Non-scalable UPS Unused rack space Servers Unused POWER capacity Unused COOLING capacity ROOM cooling Non-scalable UPS BEFORE virtualization Power use DOWN Due to consolidated servers 29% Due to losses from excess capacity DCiE LOW 16% Due to losses from GREATER excess capacity DCiE LOWER PLUS right-sized power and cooling Power use down MORE Due to RIGHT-SIZED power/cooling Scalable ROW cooling 63% Due to RIGHT-SIZED power/cooling DCiE HIGHER Scalable UPS

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