Virtually Speaking is a new podcast where we dive into all things related to Storage and Availability in the Software Defined Data Center.
One of the differences between 7-Mode versus clustered Data ONTAP (cDOT) as it pertains to VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager (SRM) is the array-based replication (ABR) using NetApp SnapMirror®. Before I dive into the different SRM fail-over scenarios and try to make sense of the what SnapMirror® snapshots are present, I think a good place to […]
I have long been a fan of VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager (SRM), especially when using NetApp storage. NetApp clustered Data ONTAP however really raised the bar when it comes to managing your DR environment on a multiprotocol unified scale-out architecture. This week I published a new technical report to the NetApp Tech Library that […]
Every year my team brings various lab environments to VMworld demonstrating the benefits of using VMware products on NetApp storage. This year for my lab I decided to show the benefits of using VMware Site Recovery Manager on NetApp’s Clustered Data ONTAP. In addition to showing the flagship NetApp capabilities like array based replication using […]