New KB: How VMware Writes I/O to Disk

Mike DiPetrillo from VMware just blogged about a new VMware  knowledge base article  fosuced on  how VMware writes I/O to disk. This is essential reading for any VMware admin, as it deals with each OS’s I/O idiosyncracies.

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Stephen Foskett

Stephen Foskett is an active participant in the world of enterprise information technology, currently focusing on enterprise storage, server virtualization, networking, and cloud computing. He organizes the popular Tech Field Day event series for Gestalt IT and runs Foskett Services. A long-time voice in the storage industry, Stephen has authored numerous articles for industry publications, and is a popular presenter at industry events. He can be found online at,, and on Twitter at @SFoskett.

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