vSphere Integrated Containers (VIC) – Part 1: Overview

21. September 2017 Containers, SDDC 0
vSphere Integrated Containers (VIC) – Part 1: Overview
Introduction to vSphere Integrated Containers (VIC) Containerization is a hot topic in IT nowadays. In most companies containers are synonymous with Docker and what we are seeing a lot is developers simply requesting huge VMs from the IT infrastructure team to run Docker on it. The infra team manages a VM so they are happy, ...

Sponsored content: Vembu releases BDR Suite v3.8.0

07. August 2017 Partners 0
Sponsored content: Vembu releases BDR Suite v3.8.0
Vembu has released version 3.8.0 of its BDR Suite data protection solution. BDR Suite comprehensive universal backup solution catering to the backup, recovery and disaster recovery needs of diverse and heterogeneous IT environments. To find out more about Vembu BDR Suite have a look at their partner page on my website or visit their website directly. ...

My 7 VCDX design defense tips

05. August 2017 Study, VCDX 2
My 7 VCDX design defense tips
VCDX Defense I have been meaning to write this post for a while now and with a new round of defenses coming up, I decided to put it online ASAP. Based on my own experience, I will provide 7 tips that will hopefully help aspiring VCDX’s in their preparation and during their defense. Just remember: ...

Preparing for the new VCAP6.5-DCV Design exam

02. August 2017 Study 3
Preparing for the new VCAP6.5-DCV Design exam
VCAP6.5-DCV Design to the rescue July 10th 2017 was as a sad day for me. I failed my very first IT exam ever since starting in IT over 20 years ago. It was VMware’s VCAP6-DCV Design exam that drew first blood. I completed MCSE, CCNP, VCAP5 and even VCDX on my first try, so failing ...

Sponsored content: NAKIVO Announces Backup & Replication v7.2 Beta

19. July 2017 Partners 0
Sponsored content: NAKIVO Announces Backup & Replication v7.2 Beta
Backup & Replication v7.2 Beta Yesterday, NAKIVO released the public beta of Backup & Replication v7.2. You can sign up for the beta download at https://www.nakivo.com/resources/releases/v7.2/. I will hopefully have time to install this new release and test the new features. For now, here is a short description of these new features: VM Backup Appliance Based ...