Several new factors come into play, such as volumes, host data, disks, domains, and services, and you need to come up with a good plan to keep the backup process of your virtual machines robust and simple.
The problem with 40Gbps Ethernet is that a 40Gbps port is really an aggregation of four 10Gbps data channels and that means a 40Gbps port takes four 10Gbps ports on the switch’s internal ASIC and at the physical layer needs four sets of SERDES (Serializer/Deserializer) and media.
Networking is changing faster than ever before and next year promises more rapid change. Cloud adoption and an influx of mobile devices have reshaped networking over the past decade and these trends likely will accelerate in 2017.
Making SQL Server run on Linux involves introducing what is known as a Platform Abstraction Layer (“PAL”) into SQL Server. This layer is used to align all operating system or platform specific code in one place and allow the rest of the codebase to stay operating system agnostic.