March 2012 archive

Understanding CBRC (Content Based Read Cache)

vSphere 5 CBRC feature has been to certain extent discussed on the Internet and few bloggers have found and published some information about it. William Lam has published New Hidden CBRC (Content-Based Read Cache) Feature in vSphere 5 & for VMware View 5?, and also commented on the New vSphere VMware ESXi 5.0.0 GA VSISH …

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Professional Announcement

To the readers of myvirtualcloud.net, You may have noticed a slowdown in the number of articles posted on myvirtualcloud.net in the last week or two and wondered what was up. No, I didn’t slip off to a resort in the Bahamas…. but I am delighted to announce my move to a new role at VMware …

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Windows 8 storage performance for VDI. Forget what you know…

Last week Microsoft Corporate VP, Worldwide Licensing and Pricing, Joe Matz finally brought some light to a long standing Windows licensing discussion. In summary, It’s now public understanding that ISPs wanting to deliver DaaS (Desktop-as-a-Service) will need to implement Windows 2K8 Server with SPLA. In addition to that, with the soon Windows 8 release organizations …

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