Are You Investigating Virtual Server Technology?
|Is your organization exploring virtual server technology, such as VMware's?|
|Should a virtual server environment be connected to a SAN?|
|How does virtual server technology impact SAN management?|
"SAN management with individual servers means many more LUN assignments and zones. Virtualization reduces those...
numbers drastically," writes one reader. On the other hand, "No longer can you plan on a static one-to-one host-to-LUN(s) arrangement," writes another, who sees a need for more "holistic virtual infrastructure management applications" that manage the entire server/storage/network environment.