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VCSA detailed sizing options

The vCenter Server Appliance in vSphere6 can be deployed as "tiny", "small", "medium", and "large". The deployment wizard gives info about the vCPU and vRAM consequences of this choice, and about the total disk size of the appliance. But as there's 11 (eleven!) disks attached to the VCSA appliance, it's worth looking into which disks get a different size.

TinySmallMedium
Max hosts10100400
Max VMs10010004000
vCPU248
vRAM81624
Disk size120150300
disk0/ and /boot121212
disk1/tmp/mount1,31,31,3
disk2swap252550
disk3/storage/core255050
disk4/storage/log101025
disk5/storage/db101025
disk6/storage/dblog5510
disk7/storage/seat102550
disk8/storage/netdump1110
disk9/storage/autodeploy101025
disk10/storage/invsvc51025

N.B. I currently don't have the config data for "large".
This table can help if your environment is growing slightly or wildly beyond the original sizing of the VCSA. Using the autogrow command in @lamw's article, you can easily grow the relevant parts of the VCSA VM.

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