SQL disk recomendation running on VMware and Equalogic SAN

Experts,

I would like advice on the best option for setting up drives in my virtual environment.  I am running VMware 5.1 and the SQL 2012 server will deployed as a virtual machine.  I have a Equalogic PS6100XV SAN with 22 15k hard drives configured in Raid 50.  

I understand for best performance you would ideally place SQL logs and data files on different drive spindles which is not really an option considering the Equalogic has a single Raid 50.

Considering this setup, would it still make since to create a separate virtual disks for the logs and data files Ex: (C: system, D: logs, E: data)?  Should I create the disks in the same Eqaulogic Volume/Lun or would there be a benefit in creating new Equalogic volumes to hold the log and data files?  Lastly, I primary use VMware thin provisioning for disks.  Should I consider Thick provisioning for the logs and data file disks?  Lazy or Eager Zeroed?

Thanks in advance!

Jeff
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
Eager Zeroed performs slightly better.

I would still create individual disks, c: d: and e:, for logs, db and OS, it's easier for disk management, growth in the future, and movement of disks to faster storage, should you need to. (rather than OS partitions)

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camusa2Author Commented:
Thanks Andrew!
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