Posts Tagged ‘san’

Goofed fiber channel cable

Just a ‘fun’ little post today… Today I figured out that one of our HBA’s (Host Bus Adapter) in a VMware ESX host, did no longer have a correct connection to our SAN (Storage Area Network). After some troubleshooting, I figured out why: Guess fiber channel cables don’t like bending :-)

VMware vSphere default pathing policy

I am currently building a new vSphere farm at my company. This also includes the storage part, which can become a load of work: First you have to fix up the physical cabling; next, you have to setup up the zoning; up next you have to present the virtual disks to the VMware hosts. Last […]