Monday, February 18, 2008

A fist full of VMware analytics

So the next goal for the product is VMworld Europe. I have been busy coding away to extend the analytics to cover file-system scanning to determine duplicate blocks. Its proving a bunch of interesting challenges, how to scale, how to determine duplicates across file-system boundaries and all sorts of other issues.

Final testing in progress, and those odd problems about regression bugs... but here's a first screenshot!