vSphere Storage Appliance Installation and Administration helps you to install and configure your environment to deploy vSphere® Storage Appliance. You use vSphere Storage Appliance to create a vSphere® Storage Appliance Cluster which enables VMware vSphere® vMotion and VMware vSphere® High Availability without the need to install expensive SAN arrays.

This information is intended for anyone who wants to quickly enable vSphere vMotion and vSphere High Availability in their virtual environment. The information is for experienced Windows system administrators who are new to virtual machine technology and datacenter operations and do not have the knowledge or experience in creating virtual and clustered environments.