4.2. Storage Types

4.2.1. Local Storage
4.2.2. Shared Network Attached Storage (NFS)
4.2.3. iSCSI Storage Attached Network
4.2.4. Fibre Channel Storage Attached Network

Oracle VM was designed to allow you to use a wide variety of storage types so you can adapt your configuration to your needs. Whether you have a limited hardware setup or a full rack of servers, whether you perform an installation for testing and temporary internal use or design a production environment that requires high availability in every area, Oracle VM offers support for a suitable storage solution.

Making use of both generic and vendor-specific Storage Connect plug-ins, Oracle VM allows you to use the following types of storage: