Virtensys: Centralizing Control Of Virtualized I/O Resources
Virtensys, Beaverton, Ore., unveiled a VMware vCenter Server Plugin that lets administrators manage and provision virtualized I/O resources within VMware vSphere 5. This new release centralizes the control of multiple VIO-4000 series Ethernet and Fibre Channel I/O virtualization appliances, regardless of model type and number of VIO appliances. Users can manage their VIO-4000 series appliances within VMware vCenter Server. The VMware vCenter Server Plugin for Virtensys gives VMware administrators the ability to manage virtualized 10-GbE virtual NICs, 8-Gbps Fibre Channel virtual HBAs, and virtualized SSDs (vSSDs).