Virtual Hard Drive Provisioning

When creating a virtual hard drive for a virtual machine, there are two methods to create it: Thin Provisioning:Creating the desired size of the virtual hard disk (as appears in the virtual machine itself by allocating the storage space in the host only when needed. Thick Provisioning:Creating the desired size of the virtual machine hard…

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Reclaim free space of a Virtual-Machine in VMware

When working with an active virtual machine we often encounter a problem with the storage space of the volume, occupied by the host/storage. Background:When you create a virtual machine there are two best practices to create the virtual hard-drive: Thin Provisioning and thick-provisioning, as explained in details here.Well, In thin provisioning, we expect the volume…

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What is Docker

So, What is Docker? Important: Writing this lines, I am not sure I can even consider myself a beginner, I actually know almost nothing about Docker/Containers and all the buzzwords around this world, but here’s what I can say: Docker and the concept of container is is actually a new level of virtualization of data,…

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