Category Archives: Hybrid infrastructures

Audio Recording #325 – vSphere 6.0 upgrade 

Friends, What a year! Just can’t believe we’re in June already and still haven’t gone around the 6.0 upgrade. Had the opportunity to chat with the folks at VMware about the upgrade surrounding 6.0. Open conversation, interesting to see the … Continue reading

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Audio Recording: ‘#310 – vSphere 6.0 with Martin Yip & Bloggers’ From ‘VMware Communities Roundtable’

Folks, It has been a busy Spring 2015 this year. Between new vSphere, training, certification and study, the blog hasn’t been very active. Today, was the opportunity to bring back to the surface the February 2015 Podcast with Eric Nielsen … Continue reading

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What to get ready in your vSphere Cluster design – PART 1

The hardware abstraction tsunami we have witness in the last 5 years is surely far from getting quiet. The growth of infrastructures has far surpassed expectations and the best is yet to come; yes you might be aware of it… … Continue reading

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Choosing hardware for use as an ESXi host

In today’s workloads higher demands and expectations from our business, choosing the appropriate hardware is not what it used to be. True that a server is a server, and as I always say, all manufacturers are working within the same … Continue reading

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Are we failing the true business needs? PART1

Holistically the datacenter has never so healthy; there’s a myriad of technology providers training their teams to deliver the best of the best Value Added Services around the datacenter acquisitions to meet today’s most demanding requirements. Great! While the datacenter … Continue reading

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Converging… among other things

 It was a time where Converged meant passing on a single medium 2 protocols: Fiber and Ethernet and we called solution enabling such technologies “Converged infrastructures” because in essence you were “converging” two technologies onto a single “wire”. Times have … Continue reading

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