Elastic Storage support for NSight, ExtremeGuest gives ability to dynamically allocate storage after the initial configuration of VX (NSight, ExtremeGuest) without having to repartition the disk.
CLI commands are including following:
vx9000-2#virtual-machine volume-group ?
add-drive Add drive to volume group
replace-drive Replace drive in volume group
resize-drive Resize [increase] physical drive in volume group
resize-volume-group Resize [increase] volume group
There are some limitations when using Elastic Storage feature:
- No backward compatibility for upgrades. New VX9000 installation is required.
- No downgrade below 220.127.116.11.
- Supported Hypervisors: VMWare ESXi, MS Hyper-V.
- Not supported on XenServer and Amazon EC2