NFS has reached the maximum number of supported volumes

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 [...]

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

How to backup 4M files with Veeam Backup NAS

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 [...]

By | 2020-12-11T16:10:43+01:00 April 12th, 2020|Backups Posts, Partners, Veeam, VMware Posts|2 Comments

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

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 [...]

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