Tips for Virtualizing SAP

If you’re a follower of mine on Twitter (@eczerwin), you know that about 8 months ago I was transferred by my company from Chicago, USA to Zurich, Switzerland.  This mission has been exciting and a lot of fun – but it’s not easy.   The mission – Move roughly 12TB of SAP data over the…

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Host Affinity

In vSphere 4.1 VMware introduced a new feature call Host Affinity. Host Affinity allows for the creation of a “sub-cluster” within a VMware Cluster. This features lets a vSphere Administrator create a relationship between virtual machines and the ESX hosts on which they reside. The vSphere Administrator can configure rules that either allow virtual machines…

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What you missed at VMworld 2010

If you couldn’t attend VMworld 2010 which occurred last week, here is what you missed (in no particular order) … Breaking Records … VMworld 2010 by the Numbers How big was VMworld this year? Bigger than ever. Here are some statistics you might find interesting. 17,021: The number of registered attendees. This is up from…

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