Mounting a VMFS Datastore in ESXI Using ESXCLI (Recovering a ESXI Datastore)

Mounting a VMFS Datastore in ESXI Using ESXCLI (Recovering a Datastore) If you are migrating or restoring drives to another ESXI server it may be necessary to manually mount a VMFS datastore. Sometimes ESXI will automatically mount datastores but in complex configurations, like using fiber channel or after drive / data recovery, manual mounting...

SAN Vs. NAS

Condensed, Based on and reference: enterprisestorageforum.com   SAN and NAS both are file storage solutions, but they work differently and are used in different environments. NAS is a file-level data storage device attached to an TCP/IP network, usually Ethernet. It typically uses NFS or CIFS protocols, although other choices like HTTP are available. NAS...