VMworld 2016 – be_Tomorrow – Recommended Sessions

VMworld 2016 – be_Tomorrow Another year has passed as VMware head to Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas for VMworld 2016. Moving on from San Francisco after 4 years’, VMworld was last in Las Vegas in 2011. VMworld is VMware’s annual event which is full of product announcements & vision for the … Continue reading

VMworld 2015 – Ready For Any Write Up

Earlier this month VMware held its annual conference, VMworld in wonderful San Francisco. See my earlier post “VMworld 2015 – Ready for Any“. To set the scene, VMworld was held at the Moscone Centre, and had 23,000+ attendee’s from 88 countries present and another 50,000+ attendee’s joining online. The week … Continue reading

VMworld 2015 US – Ready for Any

It’s that time of year again. The biggest event of the year for VMware. VMworld 2015 – ‘Ready for Any’ held in San Francisco. This is a must attend within my annual calendar. Attending VMworld allows me further insight into strategy & roadmaps for relevant products. In previous years, my … Continue reading

Using vCenter Alarms for Environmental Awareness

VMware vCenter is capable of sending alarns/notification using a few key methods that are great to gain better operational awareness of your environment if you are not utilising a toolset like vRealize Operations Manager to gain these insights into your environment today. Whilst these methods are useful they do not … Continue reading

Managing vCenter/ESXi with VMware Fusion

Connecting to vCenter with VMware Fusion To connect VMware Fusion to vCenter, select “Connect to Server” from VMware Fusion’s file menu. Fill in your vCenter or ESXi IP/FQDN, username and password Hit Connect and start managing your virtual machines from VMware Fusion. To avoid jumping between multiple computers, I have … Continue reading

ITaaS4318 – vCloud Director for Service Providers: Roadmap and Partner Update

ITaaS 4318 – Insights For the last session of Partner Exchange 2015 Day #1, I attend the ITaaS4318 session aimed at members of the vCloud Air Network. Presented by Amit Gupta, it covered some insight into the vCloud Director for Service Providers roadmap and some pre-recorded demo’s of portal applications … Continue reading