Looking for Radically Simple Storage?

Hopefully by now you have heard of Virtual SAN, part of VMware’s Software Defined Datacenter strategy. Currently over 10,000 customers have registered for the beta and it has become a frequent subject in many conversations. So where does it fit in your environment? Do you have a need for lower cost Test/Dev, VDI or remote…

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Have you discovered the elephant in the room?

  Over the past couple of years Big Data has been growing in popularity. Companies are trying to figure out how to better utilize data across their organization and social media sites. They want to utilize this data to:   · Develop Search engines and improve accuracy · Develop patterns to better understand customers ·…

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VMware and Puppet Labs

One of the most popular partner labs at VMworld this year was Puppet Labs, HOL-PRT-1307 (Automate vSphere Provisioning and Management). If you haven’t heard of these guys you should take a look at what they are doing. Puppet allows you to manage your infrastructure through the lifecycle of the deployment. That means provisioning and configuration…

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Central Ohio VMUG VMWorld RECAP

  Missed VMworld, or just looking for a recap of what was announced? The Central Ohio VMUG will be held September 24, 8:30a.m. – 11:30a.m. at: Tree of life 5000 Arlington Centre Boulevard Upper Arlington, OH 43220 Click here for directions Agenda: 8:30 a.m. – Check-In, Networking, Morning Refreshments 9:00 a.m. – VMworld 2013 Recap…

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VMworld 2013

350 breakout sessions and over 70,000+ vm’s later and VMworld 2013 San Francisco wrapped up this week with over 23,000 attendee’s. By the way did I mention that it was the 10 year anniversary for VMworld? There were some great announcements and lots of information released. Actually I had over 500 RSS updates when I…

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VMware Training

  What training is available for products is a pretty common question and training is an important part of our jobs; so knowing where to get information, assistance and different forms of training is essential. VMware has a lot of different ways to access training as well as some partners that also deliver solutions. Let’s…

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Vmworld 2013 Schedule Builder

This year VMWorld will be held in San Francisco, CA August 25-29.  If you are registered and waiting to get access to schedule builder to start planning your sessions the wait is almost over. Access is supposed to open July 26 so add it to your calendar and get your list started. Below is a…

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Indy Demo Days

Hopefully everyone in the central region has heard that Indy Demo days are right around the corner. Actually next week July 25, at the Indiana Convention Center and there are some great sessions and guest speakers like Mike Laverick, Scott Lowe & Nick Weaver. If you can make it out there are some great sessions…

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