Part of the VMware TAM service are Best Practice Reviews, enabled in many cases by the VMware Health Analyser tool. This post is a list of the top five configuration and best practice issues I typically encounter, and how you can resolve them within your estates. Use persistent and remote syslog logging to improve manageability […]
One of the benefits of attending the VMware EMPOWER event in Vienna, is that part of the package includes an exam of your choosing from VCP to VCAP. In addition to the awesome content, sessions, networking and technology updates.
Presenter – Martin Hosken Session expectations VMware Cloud Provider Vision and Strategy Managed Service Provider and VMware Cloud on AWS VMware Cloud on AWS technical deep-dive How can MSP consume this model
Having worn both my fingers and my laptop battery down trying to keep up with the previous sessions in the day, I didn’t live blog the general session. In brief, lots of numbers about how well the various product streams within VMware are performing. However, in my opinion the session really started to ‘sparkle’ when […]
VMware have been presenting at Money 20/20 this past week, where they made a few announcements. A VMware commissioned survey of banking professionals, exploring how technology will shape the future of the banking industry, led to the following results; “The banking sector is laying the foundation for the digitization of their businesses and anticipate emerging […]
It’s widely acknowledged that to understand the present, and to try and predict the future you must know and understand the past. The current data centre landscape is a complex place. Virtualisation of compute resources with VMware has been the de facto standard for over a decade. The move to software defined infrastructure has been […]
At VMworld this week VMware announced the VMware Cloud on AWS service. Providing an option for organisations to run applications across private, public and hybrid cloud environments utilising the familiar VMware vSphere tooling. Consisting of vSphere, NSX and vSAN to provide an SDDC built onto bare-metal AWS infrastructure. So what does that actually mean and how […]