This IBM® Redpaper™ publication is a brief overview of synergistic aspects between the IBM XIV® Storage System server and various VMware components that are enabled by IBM Spectrum™ Control Base Edition version 2.2.0. The paper shows how easy and straightforward installing, configuring, and using IBM Spectrum Control™ Base Edition can be to take better advantage of an existing VMware environment, using IBM XIV storage.
Table of contents
Chapter 1. Introduction
Chapter 2. VMware Virtual Volumes
Chapter 3. vSphere Web Client
Chapter 4. VMware vCenter Operations Manager
Chapter 5. Spectrum Control configuration for vCenter Orchestrator
Chapter 6. IBM Spectrum Control Base Edition software