Category Archives: VMware

SRM placeholder datastore design

Recently I was doing a VMware project with 14 HA Clusters (DC) and 8 HA Clusters (DRC) . During the design considerations I wondered how many datastores should be created for Site Recovery Manager (SRM)  placeholders. The placeholder is a file which holds configuration information corresponding to the Protected virtual machines. Following VMware documentation placeholder datastores must meet… Read More »

VCDX Mentor Program

What is this? “This process helps a candidate determine if the candidate, documentation and presentation are ready for presentation by the candidate to a customer.” – John Y. Arrasjid, VCDX#1 This is a program (volunteer) to help VCDX candidates for achieving the highest VMware certificate. The main goals are to: provide 3-4 months of mentoring assistance for each candidate… Read More »