Tag Archive: Allocation Model

vCloud Director Allocation Model settings – Reservation Pool

This will be the last (third) article in the blog series about how the different vCloud Director (vCD), version 5.1.2, Organization virtual datacenter (Org VDC) allocation models affects the vSphere layer including the vSphere cluster resource pool backing the Org vDC and the virtual machines (VMs).┬áThe first blog post in the series covering the Pay …

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vCloud Director Allocation Model settings – Allocation Pool

This will be the second article in the blog series about how the different vCloud Director (vCD), version 5.1.2, Organization virtual datacenter (Org VDC) allocation models affects the vSphere layer including the vSphere cluster resource pool backing the Org vDC and the virtual machines (VMs).┬áThe first blog post in the series covered the Pay As …

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vCloud Director Allocation Model settings – Pay As You Go

Every now and then i receive questions about how the different Organization virtual datacenter (Org vDC) compute (CPU and Memory) settings affects the vSphere layer including the vSphere cluster resource pool backing the Org vDC and the virtual machine (VM). Based on the above i have decided to put together a series of three blog …

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vCloud Director thin provisioning & storage allocation per allocation model

I have run into several discussions lately regarding the thin provisioning option, storage over subscription and the storage allocation per Organization virtual datacenter (Org vDC) in vCloud Director (vCD). This is my way of clarifying what to expect from the different options and rule out potential missunderstandings. You activate the thin provisioning option when you …

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