Introduction to vSphere APIs for I/O Filtering
This section provides an introduction on how the VAIO “I/O Filters” enable VMware, and partners, to intercept and manipulate the I/O which can provide open-ended data services.
VAIO Technical Overview
This section explains how I/O Filter is responsible for acknowledging the I/O to the Guest Operating System.
Storage Policy Based Management
This section explains ways on how to apply an I/O Filter to a VMDK or a VM using a VM Storage Policy.
This section summarizes how storage vendors can speed up VMware® I/O operations that are more efficiently accomplished in storage hardware.
This section acknowledges the contributors who have helped the author.
About the Author
This section covers the details about the author of this guide.