Here is the Links Collection #2
This one is pretty short, and focused on VMFS & VMDK.
The thinking on the first link about all possible alternatives and the trade-offs is really interesting from a design point-of-view.
Next, some useful links about vCloud Director & vCloud Automation Center.
VMFS & VMDK
- Block size limitations of a VMFS datastore (VMware KB),
- Nice Design discussion on VMDK sizing (Longwhiteclouds),
- VMDK size discussion follow up (Demitasse),
- Storage presentation limits on a VM (VMware Blogs, Cormac Hogan).
- Customizing the vCloud Director user interface using CSS (VMware KB),
- Customize the vCloud Director Client UI (VMware),
- vCloud Director Networking for Dummies (IT 2.0),
- How vCloud Director constructs map to vCloud Automation Center (David Hill).