EMC Isilon and VMware vSphere 5

Domain Name System (DNS) Configuration . ..... The Isilon array is configured with three available external subnets, as shown in. Figure 4 below. Subnet1 is ...
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EMC ISILON AND VMWARE VSPHERE 5

EMC Isilon Storage Solutions June 2012

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EMC Isilon and VMware vSphere 5 Reference Architecture

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Table of contents Revision Summary ................................................................................................................................ 4 Reference Architecture Overview .......................................................................................................... 5 Document Purpose........................................................................................................................... 5 Introduction to EMC Isilon ................................................................................................................ 5 Isilon Architecture ....................................................................................................................... 5 Solution Purpose ............................................................................................................................. 6 Business Challenge ......................................................................................................................... 6 Technology Solution ........................................................................................................................ 6 Solution Benefits ............................................................................................................................. 7 Solution Architecture ........................................................................................................................... 8 Architecture Diagram ....................................................................................................................... 8 Reference Architecture Overview ...................................................................................................... 8 Isilon Storage Configuration ............................................................................................................. 9 NFS Configuration........................................................................................................................ 9 Isilon SmartPools ...................................................................................................................... 10 Isilon Network Configuration .......................................................................................................... 11 Storage Node Networking .......................................................................................................... 11 SmartConnect and FQDN-Based NFS Datastores ........................................................................ 11 Domain Name System (DNS) Configuration ............................................................................... 13 vSphere Network Configuration ...................................................................................................... 14 Host Network Configuration ...........................................................