SimpliVity Degraded Performance On HPE Gen9

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During a project at one of our customers, we were facing very strange performance issues on migrated VMs that were running on legacy hardware before (vSphere-based), but were performing worse on newer hardware. This article is a must read for SimpliVity customers running on HPE Gen9 hardware as you could be impacted as well!

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Cloud-Based Backups Using Veeam Cloud Connect

A backup is a term that probably found its existence at the same moment computers got around.

The technologies around backups have evolved many times. Features such as deduplication, compression and automated backup verifications are becoming part of the standard feature set in backup software.

One of the latest trends I’ve seen, is using cloud-based storage, which will be my focus in this article.

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VMware vCenter Server Appliance /storage/log full

After experiencing stability and performance issues on a vCenter Server Appliance at one of the customer environments, I went on and did some analysis. It appeared that the /storage/log directory was full.

This post describes how to verify if you are (at risk of) running into the same issue, how to solve it and how to prevent it from happening in the future.

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