NFS as Storage for VMware

Many choose to use NFS as opposed to iSCSI in their VMware vSphere environments.  NFS has a lot of benefits and use cases particularly when we look at the efficiency of NFS.  With NFS there is no encapsulation that needs to take place as there is with iSCSI.  Like iSCSI, NFS can use an existing IP network as well.  So, …

How to add a new drive to a VMWare instance

We have been using Vmware for more then a decade now and always made the correct amount of space when first setting up the machines. A few days ago the story changes and I thought I would share what I found. The reason that I recommend this setup is that you can store data on other “drives” and if your …