Am I looking forward to the presentation at Virtualization Field Day 5 from OneCloud? I have no...Read More
Wait! What! 3!?!?! Yes, you read correctly! While in the days of vCenter 5.0 and below we only had to worry about 1 database, the release of 5.1 has tripled that! This is something I hadn’t even thought about...Read More
Feel like a trip to New Orleans or Madrid? Fancy yourself some TechEd craziness? How’s about saving yourself a little bit of money and having Veeam purchase your ticket? The guys in green are at it again with their...Read More
Today Veeam has announced the release of a new addition to their flagship Veeam Backup and Replication software. This edition, labelled Veeam Backup Cloud Edition adds additional capability to automatically sync or copy your...Read More
If you are a VCP, vExpert, VCI or even a VMUG member you have no excuse to not try out Nakivo. In a press release yesterday Nakivo announced that they are now handing out free 2 socket NFR lisenses of the latest version (2) of...Read More
As of late I’ve found myself engulfed in configuring and tuning some Veeam replication jobs. As I’ve been monitoring these I’ve noticed that there were a few VMs that seemed to be taking what I considered too...Read More
I know I know, you are probably thinking to yourselves “Hey, isn’t this a virtualization blog, why are you writing about partitions and disk management”. Well the truth of the matter is that I’ve been...Read More
This past year I was approached by PHD Virtual with the opportunity to possible author a whitepaper. Now I have never done anything like this before and honestly don’t consider myself to be the best writer in the world...Read More
Unitrends has been inside the backup industry for over 20 years! That’s a long time to be a key player inside of one industry. How do they do it? By staying on top of the ever so changing nature of backup. That’s...Read More
Happy New Sphere is back!!! Win a copy of Designing VMware Infrastructure by @TrainSignal and @Scott_lowe
It’s that special time a year again, a time for family, friends, laughter, food, fixing your sister-in-laws friends computer, oh, and giving! And that’s just what I want to do…GIVE! Back for a second year...Read More
It’s that special, magical time again, time for yet another sweet release from Veeam. Now, it’s nothing new and shouldn’t be surprising to anyone that I just love Veeam releases and this one is no exception....Read More
There have been a slew of announcements coming out of VMworld in San Francisco this week and also a slew of new products and enhancements to existing products. During the show I was attempting to look at everything from an SMB...Read More
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