Category Archives: Storwize V7000

How to reclaim thin provisioned space on IBM FlashSystem V840

It seems that the ability to reclaim deleted VMware space on thin provisioned LUNs is a topic that has been discussed for a long time, and in fact it has since it was introduced in vSphere 5.0.  This VMware link includes … Continue reading

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Release – IBM Storage Management Console for VMware vCenter version 3.0.0

A new version of the IBM Storage Management Console for VMware vCenter (3.0.0) has been released.  Enhancements in this version includes: Support for IBM Storwize V7000 Unified and IBM Scale Out Network Attached Storage (SONAS) Consistent display of volume names … Continue reading

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Big updates to IBM storage virtualization products

It’s been a little over a year since I joined IBM to use my background in server virtualization to work on an unannounced IBM storage product.  The product was the Storwize V7000, and since that time it has seen regular major … Continue reading

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