Category Archives: EMC

Explore the Modern Data Center – Completed

I’ve just completed a MOOC on Exploring the Modern Data Center from EMC. What is a MOOC ? It is a Massive Open Online Course and free course. This course is a must for every IT professional who wants to understand, influence, and decide … Continue reading

Posted in Certification, EMC | Leave a comment

Who are the Dell EMC Elect of 2017 ?

A merger of the EMC Elect and Dell Tech Centre Rockstar Programs, The Dell EMC Elect becomes the new program for recognition of Dell EMC’s advocates. We believe it continues to represent, in the spirit of its predecessors, an incredibly … Continue reading

Posted in EMC | Leave a comment

Dell EMC – Virtual Storage Integrator (VSI) 7.1

The EMC Virtual Storage Integrator (VSI) for VMware vSphere Web Client is a plug-in for VMware vCenter. It enables administrators to view, manage, and optimize storage for VMware ESX/ESXi servers and hosts, and then map that storage to the hosts. … Continue reading

Posted in EMC | Leave a comment

VxRail 4.0 – Scale Out

The above is the physical diagram of VxRail Cluster (3 nodes). In this post I will show how to add one VxRail Appliance into this VxRail Cluster (From 3 nodes to 4 nodes). NOTE: The model of each VxRail Appliance … Continue reading

Posted in EMC | Leave a comment

Demo – Upgrade to VxRail 4.0

Upgrade VxRail’s software components is accessible through the configuration menu. Click the “Configuration” button to proceed. Before updating the software components installed on your VxRail Appliance, you must first update VxRail Manager. Click “Update“, then select “Upload local version” from … Continue reading

Posted in EMC | Leave a comment

Upgrading the Operating Environment (OE) 4.1.0 to 4.1.1 on EMC UnityVSA

First, perform a system health check. A health check is a series of checks on the state of your storage system. Performing a system health check helps ensure that no underlying problems exist that may prevent a successful update. Then … Continue reading

Posted in EMC | Leave a comment

Unisphere Central v4.0 SP3 Upgrade

Unisphere Central is a virtual appliance that enables administrators to remotely monitor the status, activity, and resources of the storage system available on your network. The Unisphere Central server runs within a VMware virtual environment that includes at least one … Continue reading

Posted in EMC | Leave a comment