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L. PatrãoVMware vSphere Essentialshttps://doi.org/10.1007/979-8-8688-0208-9_13

13. vSphere Storage Policies and Encryption

Luciano Patrão1  
Selfkant, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany

Storage policies and encryption are components in maintaining performance and strong security for virtual machines (VMs). In this chapter we will explore vSphere Storage Policies, which can be customized to meet I/O requirements and improve VM performance. We will also delve into the importance of storage encryption, a feature that ensures data integrity and confidentiality in today’s security environment.

Understanding and effectively implementing these policies and encryption ...

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