In this post (Part:03) I’m covering how to configure Nutanix Acropolis Block Services (ABS). Before I start I would like to recap what was covered in Part01 and Part02.
In Part01, I covered the basics of ABS, notably new terminology, and its benefits over the previously introduced iSCSI services. I also took the opportunity to discuss in detail the use cases, especially Oracle database support.
In Part02, I discussed various considerations illustrating design considerations, especially CVM Failure scenario.
“In summary Part01 & Part02 are great to read about, but how do I actually get started fiddling around with this for myself?”
It is the main goal of this “How to post”, it is a long post. I will first configure iSCSI initiator. For iSCSI initiator, I’m using Windows 2012 R2. In case you wish to know Linux part refer official guide from Nutanix. Continue reading Nutanix acropolis block services–part03