I was honored today to see the announcement that I was awarded the title vExpert for the 5th year in a row. vExpert is a title that VMware awards to those that have made significant contributions to the VMware community. The title doesn’t show a particular level of technical expertise; but rather shows that those […]
Now that VCSA is installed, it’s time to start adding in hosts and configure them, as well as configuring a virtual distributed switch.
Veeam, the leader in virtualization backups, has a couple different ways of gathering your production data and transporting it to the Backup Repository. In this post, we will look at all three methods, and show the data path for each, and see what some benefits of each mode are. First, let’s take a look […]
Cohesity is a company I had heard of before but really didn’t know anything about. Thankfully, this week during Tech Field Day 12, I was able to sit and listen for to what they do, and why they do it. In short, Cohesity wants to be the secondary storage in your data center. Their strategy is to be […]
Who is the middle man? In a lot of circles, the middle man is someone that is a threat. The man in the middle attacker, the one who takes your data in transit and uses it for nefarious purposes. In other circles, he’s seen as the useless figure in a transaction. Someone who is […]
On the second day of Discover 2016, I was able to walk the show floor, as well as attend some coffee talk sessions. The major themes of the day were IOT, and the Intelligent Edge. Internet Of Things The Internet Of Things is nothing new. We have had all sorts of connected devices available over […]
Hewlett Packard Enterprise kicked off its Discover 2016 event this week in London. I am grateful that I am able to attend as a guest of HPE as an independent blogger. Here’s a recap of the first day’s events and announcements: What’s HPE’s Strategy and vision? Jason Newton, Vice President of Pan-HPE Marketing was […]