Virtualization, Cloud, Infrastructure and all that stuff in-between

My ramblings on the stuff that holds it all together

And you thought your ESX lab at home was big..


Chad has an interesting article and set of photos here about the joint Cisco/EMC/VMWare lab they maintain to test v.large implementations.

Excellent stuff, makes any of my labs pale into insignificance, especially my garage geek temple.

write-up Here and here

I definitely agree with Chad that they should publish the details of solutions that didn’t scale too well as well as those that did; if only for the allies (EMC, VMWare, Cisco) 🙂 to get feedback on if the market wants those kind of solutions that didn’t work; or at least to show where there is room for improvement to focus dev/R&D effort – but validated.

11/8 Links fixed

2 responses to “And you thought your ESX lab at home was big..

  1. luke August 10, 2008 at 11:25 pm

    write-up links fail, they’re links to the trackback not the blog entries

  2. vinf August 11, 2008 at 8:13 am

    Thanks, fixed now

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