H2756 - Using EMC Celerra IP Storage with VMware Infrastructure 3 over iSCSI and NFS (EMC White Paper)

Publisher : EMC
Latest Version : April 01, 2008
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With th release of VMware Infrastructure 3, virtual hardware support was extended to include the use of IP storage devices. This support enables ESX environments to take full advantage of the NFS protocol and IP block storage using iSCSI. This significant improvement profivdes a method to tie virtualized computing to virtualized storage, offering a dynamic set of capabilities within the data center and resulting in improved performance and system reliability. This white paper describes how best to utilize EMC Celerra in a VMware ESX environment.