VMware vSphere Review

Fast, manageable, and secure. But no web interface without vCenter


Valuable Features:

Fast Manageable Secure Low overhead

Room for Improvement:

Little expensive Needs a lot of dependencies No web interface without vCenter
**Disclosure: I am a real user, and this review is based on my own experience and opinions.
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author avatarHenry (Tata Consultancy Services)
Top 5Real User

Did you running into any issue with VACI on NetApp filer while running hardware based clone or FlexClone?

Thanks

Henry

author avatarit_user6561 (Virtualization Counsultant at a tech services company with 51-200 employees)
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Hi
Sorry but i don't have NetApp in my infrastracture. we use Hp SAN and EMC

author avatarHenry (Tata Consultancy Services)
Top 5Real User

Thanks Armin for your kindly update.

author avatarit_user1068 (Tech Support Staff at a tech company with 1,001-5,000 employees)
Vendor

Hello Armin

Due to the additional costs that come with implementation of vCenter, would you recommend ESXi to a budding small enterprise that is not yet financially stable? Is it worthwhile?

Thank you

author avatarit_user2652 (Project Manager at a non-tech company with 10,001+ employees)
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Which SAN is preferred over ESXi? I am using Dell Compellent so far, it seems to be fine. But I have heard people using EMC, HP. I am planning to buy one more storage. Which one do you recommend for ESXi hosts?