#vRockstar 2014, Thank you note, with pictures

I would like to thank everybody who joined us at the #vRockstar event this year. Last night was amazing!. For the third time in a row we managed to get the Hard Rock. This time exclusive and the main floor. With 350 people, 2 great DJ girls, a Hard Rock Guitar as a giveaway and many many drinks later. vRockstar 2014 was a big success. BIG Thanks to this year Sponsors! PICS Volledig album bekijken … [Read more...]

VMworld 2014: Infinio v2.0 Announced with FC + iSCSI Support

Infinio Accelerator was created to help virtualization administrators scale storage performance to support growing virtualized enterprise applications and desktops, without the traditionally associated expensive upgrades to storage hardware. A software-only solution, Infinio requires no new hardware and is operationally transparent. New features include: SAN and Unified Storage support: In addition to support for the NFS storage protocol, v2.0 will also include full support for Fibre … [Read more...]

VMworld 2014: Introducing VMware EVO RAIL

Today at VMworld US 2014, VMware introduced a new tool to make the Software Defined Datacenter happen. Introducing VMware EVO: RAIL Simplify How You Buy, Deploy and Operate Your SDDC       EVO = Software with vSphere, Virtual SAN technology is the key enabler Simple, streamlined deployment and ongoing SDDC lifecycle management One support call, 100% powered by VMware. Full EVO:RAIL set is delivered by qualified hardware vendor. VMware is NOT … [Read more...]

VMworld 2014: Introducing vRealize Suite and vRealize Operations Insight

Early this year (Q1) VMware launched vSphere 5.5 U1 (introducing VSAN), and Log Insight 2.0. Great releases so far with VSAN . vSphere Next is still in beta and I would not expect the new version to go GA until Q1 2015. BUT, There is a lot of rebranding going on: Last week VMware rebranded their vCloud Hybrid Service (vCHS) to VMware vCloud Air. Here is a good overview of the rebranding: The vCloud Suite will stay in place for the Private "On Premises" Cloud and will not be … [Read more...]

VMworld 2014: VMware VIO – Production Openstack in OVA

Today at VMworld San Francisco, VMware announced the Private beta of a new product named VIO VIO (VMware Integrated OpenStack) VIO empowers VMware Administrators to successfully deliver & operate Production Grade OpenStack. VIO = Openstack + vCloud Suite Production Grade OpenStack delivered as a vApp (OVA) Delivers standard open source OpenStack code, with tools to install and Operate OpenStack. UI based OVA install from vCenter Web Client All OpenStack & other required … [Read more...]