VMworld 2017 – Day Two – Live Blog

9:02AM - Pat Gelsinger / Michael Dell on stage - first topic on support - then a discussion on AI 9:14AM - Discussion on Dell/EMC and VMware relationship - Commitment to open $VMW ecosystem 9:17AM - Pivotal is now on stage to discuss evolution of Pivotal - Talk about challenges with Kubernetes - Pivotal Container Service office [...]

VMworld 2017 – Day One – Live blog

There are a number of anticipated announcements today. We should see some more details on: VMware Cloud on AWS VMware Cloud Services AppDefense and New Security Paradigms Data Center Modernization and SDDC I will be live blogging the announcements as they come in. 8:58AM Things are just getting started Here is a blog discussing some [...]

The cost of an outage

Recently there was an article that discussed the measurable and unmeasurable costs of downtime. To quote from the article: Measurable Costs of Downtime Once you’ve understood the scope of the impact, you can quantify the actual dollar value of losses associated with downtime. In general, measurable downtime costs fall into the following areas: Direct and indirect [...]

Tech Talks

vBrownBag VMworld 2017 US John Arrasjid (VCDX-001) and Mark Gabryjelski (VCDX-023) will introduce the newest authors in their IT Architect Series. Designing Risk in IT Infrastructure by Daemon Behr, and The Journey by Melissa a Palmer share what you will find in these new books for existing and aspiring IT architects working with physical, virtual, [...]