Tintri – Get Thin for the Win!

Introduction At Tintri I talk with a lot of customers and prospects about their virtualization environments and how it relates to their storage configurations.  Virtual machine provisioning discussions come up quite a bit, so I thought I would write about some new features that Tintri just introduced. The method in which we deploy virtual machines…

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Tintri VMstore upgrade process made simple

Customers asked for it and we delivered it.  You can now upgrade your Tintri datastore via the management UI.  I created a video to show how easy this upgrade process is for our customers.  I recall being a customer not that long ago and having to engage my storage vendor to have a technical resource…

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Tintri @ VMworld 2013

Tintri is a platinum sponsor this year at VMworld 2013, so look forward to seeing a lot of great things while you are out at the conference from us!  You can even win a trip to Ireland where you get a chance to grab a pint with our CEO Kieran Harty!  Pretty cool stuff! Most…

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Being Purpose Built

  Introduction Since I have been onboard with Tintri for a while now, and after spending time in the field with customers, I thought I would focus on one of the biggest advantages Tintri customers love.  The founders of our company wanted to solve a specific pain point.  Virtualization and traditional storage arrays do not…

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My next chapter…

    Making career choices is never an easy thing to do as there is no manual or guide book that helps you along the way.  But like with most things in life, we take the millions of different pieces of information and form a conclusion that makes sense personally.  I have been with VMware…

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Download the VMware vCAC Icon Pack

  Introduction VMware vCloud Automation Center is a very powerful tool that many of my customers are starting to deploy within their organizations. What is vCloud Automation Center you say?  Directly from our vCAC website: “Rapidly deploy and provision cloud services across private and public clouds, physical infrastructures, hypervisors and public cloud providers with VMware…

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VMware vSphere and DynamicOps Overview

    I was fortunate enough to get the opportunity to spend some time with the DynamicOps team at one of my customer accounts recently.  DynamicOps (Cloud Automation Center aka DCAC) is a very robust tool that provides many of the attributes that we need to run “IaaS” or “Infrastructure as a Service”.  The self-service…

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