Kubernetes OnPrem Storage

Lately I came across a few bare metal servers in our lab and decided I would test some of my ideas on setting up a bare metal kubernetes cluster on these nodes.  I started thinking that if I were to do so I would need some persistent storage.  There were a few options I could […]

FCoE with UCS C-Series

I have in my lab a C210 that I want to turn into an FCoE target storage.  I’ll write more on that in another post.  The first challenge was to get it up with FCoE.  Its attached to a pair of Nexus 5548s.  I installed RedHat Linux 6.5 on the C210 and booted up.  The […]

Storage: The new sexy

I was fortunate enough to attend VMworld 2012 in San Francisco this year!  It is indeed a great privilege and I can’t thank Cisco enough for sending me.  There were lots of announcements that were pretty cool from a UCS standpoint like UCS Central and the vCenter plugin. (These were demoed in the Cisco booth) There were […]