Back to Basics

Feb 15, 201949 minutes

This week on the Virtually Speaking Podcast invited vSAN expert Jeff Hunter to walk through the various vSphere settings and how they pertain to vSAN

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Episode Timeline

  • 1:43     Welcome Jeff Hunter
  • 3:23     vSphere Settings
  • 4:05    vSphere Availability
  • 6:40    Data objects on ESXi Hosts
  • 11:09   Host Isolation
  • 15:37   HA Heartbeat datastores
  • 18:20  Admission Control
  • 25:38  Proactive HA
  • 28:00  Demo vSAN Quickstart
  • 38:50   Listener Q&A with Bilal Ahmed

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The Virtually Speaking Podcast is a weekly technical podcast dedicated to discussing VMware topics related to storage and availability. Each week Pete Flecha and John Nicholson bring in various subject matter experts from VMware and within the industry to discuss their respective areas of expertise. If you’re new to the Virtually Speaking Podcast check out all episodes on and follow on twitter @VirtSpeaking.

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