Updated Technical Report on RHEV 3.0 & NetApp Storage

Hi all,

NetApp TR-3914 was originally released last year to cover the best practices between RHEV 2 and NetApp Data ONTAP 7.3.3. I’ve very happy to announce that the TR has been updated for RHEV 3.0 and NetApp Data ONTAP 8.0.1 (7 mode).

http://media.netapp.com/documents/tr-3914.pdf

Captain KVM

Mixing Thick and Thin Hypervisors in a RHEV 3 Environment

If you’ve checked out both RHEV 3 as well as running KVM on RHEL 6, you’ve no doubt found pros and cons for going one way or the other with your hypervisors. RHEV-H offers a simple appliance approach that is already tuned and configured. KVM on RHEL 6 allows for customization while still offering the benefits of the high-speed KVM hypervisor. Which one should you use?

Simple. Use both. Continue reading “Mixing Thick and Thin Hypervisors in a RHEV 3 Environment”