I just wanted to show some simple testing results from using ioTurbine. The environment consists of a HP BL460G7 blades which has a 320GB IO Accelerator from FusionIO.
HP recently announced their new flex10 virtual connect modules for the cClass line of blade enclosures. With the flex10 and the latest G6 module blade servers you could leverage some great technology. Two of the main reasons for me looking at flex10 was the functionality of taken the default two onboard network ports and making them into eight, virtualizing the enclosure, and 10gigE.
This documentation was created to show the process for installing ESX server 3.x software from Vmware using a scripted install iso created with esxdeploy_u4.py (esxisobuilder) from thehyperadvisor.com.
I have some new toys for our lab this week. The HP BL495c G5 blade, Flex 10 virtual connect modules for network, and fiber virtual connect..
This document is high level outline of how to setup and configured ESX 3.x Enterprise and Virtual Center 2.5 with HP cClass Blades (BL460c..