Performance charts in vCenter Server

vCenter Server offers various performance charts for ESXi hosts and virtual machines. These charts can help you determine whether a VM is contrained by a...

What is VMware ESXi?

The core of the vSphere product suite is the hypervisor called ESXi. A hypervisor is a piece of software that creates and runs virtual machines. Hypervisors are...

VMware Virtual switch Features

VMware has designed the vSphere suite to mimic the functions of a physical network, so a lot of the network hardware you’ll find in the...

Types of virtual disks

Three types of virtual disks can be used in a virtual machine in vSphere: 1. Thick Provision Lazy Zeroed – this is the default disk type....

iSCSI SAN components

iSCSI (Internet Small Computer System Interface) encapsulates SCSI control and data in TCP/IP packets, allowing access to storage devices over the existing network infrastructure. An iSCSI SAN usually...

ESXi configuration

You can use the Direct Console User Interface (DCUI) to configure your ESXi host and set up an IP address. DCUI enables you to configure and troubleshoot ESXi...