Category Archives: solutions

Building Blocks – Part VI: But my #PrivateCloud is too small (or too big) for building blocks!

Does your Building Block need a Fabric? <- Part 6 Okay, so this is all well and good, but you have been reading these posts and thinking that your environment… Read more »

Building Blocks – Part V: Does your #PrivateCloud building block need a fabric?

Sizing your Building Block <- Part 5 -> I’m too small for Building Blocks You may have noticed in the last installment that I did not include any FibreChannel switches… Read more »

Building Blocks – Part III: How Many Building Blocks does your #PrivateCloud need?

The Building Block Approach <- Part 3 -> Sizing your Building Block The key to sizing Building Blocks is to calculate the ratio between the compute and storage metrics. First… Read more »

Building Blocks – Part II: The Building Block Approach to the #PrivateCloud

Build your own Private Cloud <- Part 2 -> How many Building Blocks Since server virtualization abstracts the physical hardware from the operating systems and applications, essential for Cloud Infrastructures… Read more »