Nimble CLI – sweets

I covered the power of Infosight based on a Nimble array in the last two articles but hey, that is in the cloud….so let’s descend to the controllers’ deep hearth and sqeeze the most information we can. First of all some of those which cannot be found on GUI or…

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HPE Nimble with Infosight – second part

In the first episode I promised that we will go trough what Infosight can do and to show lovely bits under “Labs” tab. Before we start let me remind you to always integrate your vCenter Server(s) with your Nimble array(s). This will open up a new horizon for sure, worth…

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Aruba User Experience Insight – experience

Preface: I am not an expert in wireless networking, nor Aruba products and capabilities, so if I write something incorrect, don’t send me to hell. Our company got a device like this and my colleague, Gabor Juhasz set it up, so he has the credit for all this. Wireless network…

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HPE Nimble with Infosight – first part

You might recall some presentations from HPE and some of those surely contained at least a slide about their cloud based management platform called Infosight. It came around a while ago in recent years HPE is adding more and more product lines to it. Is is not uncommon we see…

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HPE Nimble questions

I’ve been checking the search phrases on my website and recently I started to see some queries regarding Nimble replication. Hereby some short answers for those questions: “nimble storage set up replication without infosight” To set up replication there is no need for Infosight. It can be done and only…

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Factors to consider in case of hyperconverged systems

After having two events related to HCI system I have spend quite some time explaining how to determine design factors and decision points if someone is evaluating hyperconverged as a solution. That list of course will never be finalized as every case is different, however if these points are taken…

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Pursuing exams – being multi use engineer

Couple of months ago read an article about exams in IT profession. If they worth the hard work to achieve them, but more importantly, to keep them. As today’s IT scene, regardless which part of IT we discuss here, but it is true and fair to say, crowded and multi-vendor….

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HPE Nimble – synchronous replication (finally)

UPDATE: 28-05-2019 I posted an article describing setup and test of peer persistence and replication. Check that as well. Nimble was always on par with 3PAR in the midrange storage category, it was safe to say it can perform under sub milisecond latency, can squeeze 300k IOPS for sure. This…

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