Tag Archive: VAAI

Jun 28

A New NetApp Validated Architecture

I am pleased to announce the release of NetApp Verified Architecture  0007:  VMware vCloud Director on NetApp Clustered Data ONTAP.   A lot of work and development went into this NVA with the goal being to help those who are doing or will do vCloud deployments on NetApp storage.  Many of the concepts and principles …

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Mar 18

A Nice Bit of Recognition

At NetApp I’m part of a team that is in charge of designing and testing various solutions for vCloud Director on NetApp storage.  Apparently, the industry is taking notice of NetApp’s integration points with vCloud Director as evidenced by the article on CRN 15 Hot Storage Products For Virtualized Data Centers. While its a quick …

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Dec 19

NFS, VAAI, NetApp and vCloud Director 5.1

VMware API for Array Integration (otherwise known as VAAI) makes like easier by making processes more efficient in vCloud Director.  I’m not going to go through all of the functionality found in VAAI.  For a look at that see Cormac Hogan’s Blog.  He does an awesome job of detailing VAAI.  So, with that said I’d …

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Dec 18

NetApp and vCloud Integrations

One of the questions that I get asked regularly is what are NetApp’s integration points with vCloud Director 5.1.  So, since I get asked this a lot I figure it would be a good idea to create a blog post around this topic.  Take a look at the list below for an idea of the …

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