What do you mean share resources?

Sharing is caring Resource pools are certainly nothing new in the world of virtualization but they can still come up as a topic of debate on how to be properly managed. Whether you use them or not largely depends on your environment. If your environment is fairly lax on resource over provisioning and utilization then…

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My Journey to VCIX6-DCV

In this post I will share my journey to achieving the VMware Certified Implementation Expert 6 – Data Center Virtualization (VCIX 6 – DCV) achievement this year with the methods that I used, in the hopes that others will be able to replicate my results. The VCIX is an achievement earned by passing both advanced…

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Someone left keys in the front door…

Hi my name is Greg Madro and I am here because someone thought it would be a good idea that I share my innermost thoughts with the world (cough Jeremiah Megie). Clearly Jeremiah never actually listened to me when we worked together or he thought this would be a fun social experiment. Nonetheless I thank…

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Empower Your Operations with Tintri and vRealize!

Introduction Monitoring, analytics and predictive analysis, are all necessary elements that make up any successful IT Shop World Wide!  As environments and business’ move towards 100% uptime and continue to drive forward it’s absolutely critical to know the health of all elements that make up the IT portfolio.  There are many different operations framework solutions…

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Power Up Your DR with Tintri and SRM!

Check out the video on VMware SRM Integration with Tintri ReplicateVM! Introduction Disaster Recovery is something that’s very near and dear to my heart all the way back to my years on the end-user side of the fence. The annual or semi-annual Disaster Recovery event is typically a very painful and long process with lots…

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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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