Virtualization Field Day 4 is approaching

In less than 3 weeks the twitter tag #VFD4 will be in your twitter timeline, A LOT!. I am happy to be among the 12 delegates that where voted and invited for Virtualization Field Day 4 hosted in Austin / Texas on January 14-16, 2015. If you never heard of the Tech Field Day event before I encourage you to watch the event closely. It’s one of the best online events. Technology deep dives are normal and the best of all, you will be able to follow/watch the whole event online. I was … [Read more...]

CloudPhysics – Datacenter Analytics Done Right

The first presenter at Virtualization Field Day 3 is CloudPhysics. We visited their beautiful office in Mountain View, California to get fully updated on their latest technology. Presenters: Irfan Ahmad, CTO, John Blumenthal, CEO of CloudPhysics and Krishna Raj Raja, Product Management (Mister @esxtopGuru!) CloudPhysics has an unique approach, they have a small Collector vApp that you need to install in your environment and it collects the inventory and performance data from your VMware … [Read more...]

#VFD3 Virtualization Field Day 3 – Live Stream

Today is the day that Virtualization Field Day 3 is about to start. Watch the live stream below and please ask questions you want me to ask to the presenters via twitter (@mbroeken). If the live stream is offline, please wait till the stream will go live again when we are ready. Live Stream Agenda, times are (PST) UTC-8 Wednesday, Mar 5 – 9:30 – 11:30  CloudPhysics Presents at Virtualization Field Day 3 Wednesday, Mar 5 – 13:00 – 15:00 Atlantis Computing Presents at Virtualization Field … [Read more...]

Virtualization Field Day 3 is approaching!

While I’m counting the days… In less than a week the twitter tag #VFD3 will be in your twitter timeline, a lot. I am happy to be among the 11 delegates that where voted and invited for Virtualization Field Day 3 hosted in Silicon Valley on March 5th - 7th. If you never heard of the Tech Field Day event before I encourage you to watch the event closely. It’s one of the best online events where you will actually will learn a lot, technology deep dives are normal and the best of all, you will be … [Read more...]

Storage Field Day 3 #SFD3 Day 2

Presenter 1: NexGen Storage Yesterday Fusion-IO acquired NextGen Storage. Both CEOs are here talking to us right now! Presenter 2: Starboard Storage Starboard Storage has 3PB under management. Handling 4,000 AD users at a single site 25% of customers use FC, 70% use NAS, 90% use block. Starboard announced today version 3.2 of the Starboard OS along with new Starboard AC2000, AC4000 and AC4500 hybrid storage systems. The new AC Series systems include CacheControl, which delivers up to … [Read more...]