We are currently running a fairly standard VDI virtual environment on a Dell VRTX server. This is ESXI based, two blades and a shared storage presented to both esxi hosts. The VM are Windows servers (AD + RDP server).
All in all it works relatively well although we seem to be i/o constrained (we have 6 500gb SAS drives in a RAID10 setup) and looking into purchasing some SSD drives.
What would be orbits course of action - is there a way to create “hybrid” storage to mix SSD and non-SSD drive in the same storage pool and let the system manage this ?
Giving access to ESXi shell console is always an issue for IT departments to other Teams, or Projects. We need to find a way so that teams can use ESXTOP for their POCs, or tests without giving them the access to ESXi host shell console with a root …
This video shows you how to use a vSphere client to connect to your ESX host as the root user.
Demonstrates the basic connection of bypassing certification set up.
Demonstrates how to access the traditional view to begin managing your virtual mac…