Category: Pure Storage

FlashArray Host Personalities for ESXi

When Pure Storage released Purity 5.1 for the FlashArray they introduced a new host feature called Host Personality. Host Personalities offer a way to customize how the FlashArray presents storage to the physical host. Today Pure offers 5 types of Host Personalities: ESXi Hitachi VSP HP-UX Oracle VM Server VMS This post specifically focuses on…
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Using PowerShell to store S3 objects on Pure Storage FlashBlade

Update 12/5/2018: Pure Storage has modified the returned JSON file.  The AccessKey is no longer stored as Id, rather it is stored as Name.  I’ve updated the code below to reflect that. Part of my job involves managing our storage fleet, both block storage and some file level services.  I recently had a conversation with…
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