Using HCIBench to benchmark vSAN – Part 1: Deploy

Using HCIBench to benchmark vSAN – Part 1: Deploy
The first thing you’ll want to do with your shiny new vSAN cluster is put it through it’s paces, this series of posts will take you through benchmarking your vSAN cluster with a handy little Fling that’ll do the job perfectly- HCIBench.   Being a Fling the HCIBench benchmarking tool is frequently updated with new...

Using HCIBench to benchmark vSAN – Part 2: Configure

Using HCIBench to benchmark vSAN – Part 2: Configure
So you’ve got your HCIBench Controller VM, what next? Welcome to Part Two of this blog series, walking you through putting your vSAN environment through it’s paces with HCIBench. We deployed the Controller VM in Part One, let’s get on and configure it ready for testing.   So first, power on your new Controller VM...

Using HCIBench to benchmark vSAN – Part 3: Test

Using HCIBench to benchmark vSAN – Part 3: Test
You’ve deployed HCIBench, you’ve configured HCIBench, now it’s time to see what your vSAN cluster can do! Still with me?  Okay good!!  So to recap we deployed the HCIBench Controller VM in Part One of this series, then we configured it in Part Two.  Let’s crack on with the third and final part where we’ll...