I’m very pleased to announce that as Virtual-Simon completes it’s first year online, Virtual_Jon is going to be joining the blog. Virtual_Jon, is a friend of mine, who brings a wealth of experience in all things virtualisation and data centre, check out his bio on the about page for more information. Expect Jon to be posting about data centre virtualisation and management and generally things he finds interesting. With Jon joining, I thought it about… Read More »Virtual_Jon!

VMTN Community Forums – Master

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VMTN Master!

I woke up this morning and as usual, when I’m not on an active engagement, I logged into the VMTN community forums to see what people where asking.

If you are not familiar with the VMTN community forums, it is well worth dropping in! Chances are, if you have ever typed a question about VMware technologies into a search engine, the VMTN community forums will return results.  In its own words the VMTN Community forums is “3 million VMware enthusiasts & customers connecting to share knowledge, resources, opinions, and experiences globally 24/7”

Anyway, I saw a notification and some feedback for an EVC issue I’d been helping someone with yesterday.  I jumped in to have a look and noticed I’d achieved the next status level on the VMTN community forums 😊

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World Mental Health Day

  • simon 

Last week, the 10th October, was World Mental Health day.  A day aimed at breaking down the stigmas that surround mental health and improving awareness on the issue. According to the Mental Health Foundation; One in four adults and one in ten children are likely to have a mental health problem in any given year.  Statistically then, it is almost guaranteed that some of your peers are struggling with mental health issues themselves or with… Read More »World Mental Health Day

On the Road Updates

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It’s been a month. I’ve been on the road, unfortunately not taking a leaf out of the Jack Kerouac’s book. So it’s been nearly a whole month since I last posted on here.  partly because I went camping in the woods in Devon, and partly because I spent a good portion of that month either on client sites or living from a suitcase. Time in the field is never wasted and I’m organising my thoughts… Read More »On the Road Updates