How to Implement High-Availability Storage for Server Virtualized Environments


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High-availability storage and many additional operational tasks are required to provide true high-availability services in virtualized server environments.

Table of Contents

  • Analysis
    • 1.0 The Fundamental Limits of Storage Remain the Same in Server Virtualized Environments
    • 2.0 No Area of the Computing Infrastructure Is an Island
      • 2.1 Server Domain
      • 2.2 Network Domain
      • 2.3 Storage Domain
    • 3.0 HA Storage Management Considerations With Virtualized Server Environments
      • 3.1 Security
      • 3.2 Site Parallel Change Control
      • 3.3 Normal and Recovery Operation Processes
    • 4.0 Scale-Out and Geographically Synchronized Storage Systems
    • 5.0 Summary
  • Recommended Reading
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