Ray Lucchesi from RayOnStorage Blog comments:
VMworld2013 is going on in San Francisco this week. The big news is the roll out of network virtualization in NSX and vCloud Hybrid Service (vCHS) but there were a few tidbits in the storage arena worth discussing:
A nice overview of all the storage changes from VMworld. Notice that Virsto is going to be a separate option purchase…called Virsto. Only time will tell if these new storage pieces are going to have room to grow to their full potential.
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