Planning for N series and VMware vSphere 5.1
This chapter explains how to plan the setup of an N series and VMware ESXi installation. It includes the following topics:
Planning requirements
Overview of solution sizing
Planning for the virtualized solution
Configuration limits and guidance
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Storage provisioning
Storage connectivity
Networking for IP storage
Increasing storage utilization
Snapshots
Backup and recovery
N series FlexShare
Licensing
4.1 Planning requirements
The first step to be ...

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