18 06, 2020

NFS has reached the maximum number of supported volumes

By | 2020-06-18T10:38:53+02:00 June 18th, 2020|VMware|0 Comments

When I try to add a new NFS Volume to one of the ESXi hosts, I get NFS has reached the maximum number of supported volumes. There is a long time that I don't see this error(maybe since vSphere 5.5/6.0). This means that the number of NSF volumes that are set in your ESXi host [...]

12 04, 2020

How to backup 4M files with Veeam Backup NAS

By | 2020-04-13T19:59:43+02:00 April 12th, 2020|Backups, Partners, VMware|2 Comments

This topic was on my list for a long time but had been a little bit busy and also in AWS training in the last two weeks, plus a lot of issues in work that needs a lot of troubleshooting hours. Now is time to share some of my tests in this How to backup [...]

16 01, 2016

How to install and Enable VAAI NetApp® NFS Plug-in in VMware

By | 2017-12-30T02:50:12+01:00 January 16th, 2016|Storage, VMware|0 Comments

Lets start to have a small explanation what is VAAI(vStorage API for Array Integration ) and what are the benefits using it. VAAI is an API framework in VMware that enable some Storage tasks. It first presented in ESXi 4.1, but only after 5.x supports hardware acceleration with NAS storage devices. Allows certain I/O operations [...]