Hypervisor Configuration

VMware hypervisors (ESX, ESXi, vSphere) are designed to host several images all sharing limited physical resources. This requires intense resource management to balance the needs of images with the availability of physical resources. Many of those resource management options can impact the performance of the Virtual Appliance. CA Technologies has different recommendations for performance test environments and production environments.
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VMware hypervisors (ESX, ESXi, vSphere) are designed to host several images all sharing limited physical resources. This requires intense resource management to balance the needs of images with the availability of physical resources. Many of those resource management options can impact the performance of the Virtual Appliance. CA Technologies has different recommendations for performance test environments and production environments.
This section examines the following hypervisor configuration options: