By Honglin Su-Oracle on Mar 03, 2015
Oracle ZFS Storage Appliance team released the new 2.0.0 version of the Oracle VM Storage Connect plug-in, which includes the following new features since the previous 1.0.3 release.
- iSCSI Multipathing – Presents multiple paths between a server and Oracle ZFS Storage Appliance.
- Multiple initiator group management – Supports LUNs presenting to multiple initiator groups, and support initiator belonging to multiple initiator groups.
- LUNs logging into specific target groups
- Filtering LUNs based on user credentials
- RESTful API
The Oracle VM Storage Connect framework provides a storage discovery and provisioning API that enables the provisioning and management of storage platforms directly from within Oracle VM Manager. The abstraction provided by the Storage Connect framework allows administrators to perform provisioning operations without the need to know the specific behavior of any storage platforms that are being used within the Oracle VM infrastructure. The Storage Connect API allows third party storage vendors to develop their own Oracle VM Storage Connect plug-ins that enable their storage appliances to interface with the Storage Connect framework.
The new plug-in works with Oracle VM 3.2.x and 3.3.x. To download the software and read the
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