VMware & StorMagic deliver a 2-node HA Storage Solution with vSphere ROBO edition next to VSAN

StorMagic (a UK company) has a very interesting and cost effective product called SvSAN which is a iSCSI Virtual SAN specifically designed for Remote Branch Offices which require a local HA storage infrastructure and central management. Today Stormagic announces a new collaboration with VMware to deliver a 2-node HA Storage Solution for the existing VMware Remote Branch Offices edition. The VMware vSphere Remote Office Branch Office Edition (datasheet) will combine vSphere with StorMagic’s … [Read more...]

Project VRC "State of the VDI and SBC union 2015" < Help Needed

The independent R&D project ‘Virtual Reality Check’ (Project VRC) was started in early 2009 and was entirely focuses on research in the virtual desktop and application virtualization market. Several white papers with Login VSI test results were published about the performance and best practices of different hypervisors, Microsoft Office versions, application virtualization solutions, Windows Operating Systems in server hosted desktop solutions and the impact of antivirus. In 2013 and … [Read more...]

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...]

Nutanix Technology Champion #NutanixNTC

With 2015 around the Corner, Nutanix just announced for the first time the list of Nutanix Technology Champions for this year (2014). I must say that I’m very happy and honored to say that I have made it on the 2014 list! I’m a 2014 NTC! Yay! The NTC award is similar to the VMware vExpert and the Cisco Champion community awards, rewarding members of the community on their efforts in sharing their knowledge and enabling fellow community members. Thanks to Nutanix CCO Laura Whalen and … [Read more...]