I have been reviewing the Partner University tutorials at: https://partneruniversity.vmware.com/oltpublish/site/coursePlayer.do?dispatch=show&courseSessionId=2...
The link has the following information which i have not found elsewhere:
"Datastore device must be a type which is also supported by OSDATA:
1. In our environment, we use a SW iSCSI adapter to connect to datastores. The statement above appears to indicate that datastores based on a Software iSCSI adapter are not supported for OSDATA.
2. Is my assumption correct?
3. Is the information posted in training correct.