HP Emulex CNA Firmware Problems on BL460G7

If you have HP BL 460 G7’s with the on-board 10GB CNA, you’re going to want to read this post regarding a problem with the latest firmware. This was first noticed this issue when updating firmware to troubleshoot an issue where the storage doesn’t come back up after rebooting an upstream Nexus switch. The symptoms…

Continue Reading

Sign up for the VMware vNews Newsletter!

  2012 ushers in some great new changes from the field technical team at VMware.  I  am merging the Ohio Valley Newsletter with the Wisconsin based field newsletter (aka vNews) in an effort to make it more all encompassing.  This content is designed to inform our customers of important updates from VMware from a technical…

Continue Reading

Infrastructure Deep Dive on EM4J with VMware vSphere

  Introduction Virtualizing and running Java workloads on vSphere is absolutely a reality, but when I talk to customers I emphasize the same best practices as virtualizing Tier 1 workloads.  The rules are not the same as basic consolidation and containment and you need to understand, plan, and architect your virtualization platform if you want…

Continue Reading