Sizing and Best Practices for Deploying VMware View 4.5 on VMware vSphere 4.1 with Dell EqualLogic Storage


The paper is available here: PDF

The goal of this paper is to present the results of a series of VDI tests conducted by Dell Labs, and provide storage sizing guidance and best practices based on the results for designing and running VMware View 4.5 based virtual desktop infrastructures. Our test infrastructure included:

• VMware vSphere 4.1 Enterprise Plus
• Dell PowerEdge M610 blade servers
• Dell PowerConnect switches
• Dell EqualLogic SANs.


We want your feedback! Please use the comment thread on this page to let us know what you think of this paper. How did it help you size and deliver a VMware View VDI solution using Dell EqualLogic PS Series storage?

- The Dell Product Group Storage Infrastructure and Solutions Team
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