[Deploying Sakai] [WG: Production / Deploying Sakai] VMware for hosting Sakai

Tom Hall thall at brocku.ca
Tue Mar 24 12:00:41 PDT 2009

Hi David

We are using VMWare here in oru test and development but not in

On Tue, 24 Mar 2009, David Horwitz wrote:

> Hi Guys,
> Is anyone using VMWare to host Sakai instances. We're busy looking at
> virtualizing at least some of our cluster but are getting what appears
> to be IO contention issues. After start up while the node is copying the
> shared index to its local store the load increases drastically and
> performance degrades - it seems that there is some kind of IO contention
> on the disk. Anyone have any tips for trouble shooting configuration
> that I can pass on to our platforms team?
> Where running esx3.5.0
> Thanks
> David
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