VMware vSphere 5.1 – What’s new with this version?

As promised, a quick post to see whats changed after 1st day of  VMworld 2012.Well I hope I can keep up with the word QUICK, because of the number of new things VMware has announced in a single day. I will give you the highlights and then some interesting links to follow which will give you tonsContinue reading “VMware vSphere 5.1 – What’s new with this version?”

VMworld 2012 – The countdown begins!!

10 days to VMworld 2012 and I thought I will write about the excitement I see in the x86 Virtualization market. The market is hot as ever and this time the theme is Who is better and Who can fulfill what the customer needs with the most efficient and cost effective solution. I have been working withContinue reading “VMworld 2012 – The countdown begins!!”

My VCAP 4 – DCA Exam Experience – Better late than NEVER!!

I know there are a number of blogs out there which speak about this topic, however I still face this question as soon as I meet an aspirant for this certification. A recent inquiry about this urged me to write a quick note on this which I can share with everyone.  I am sure people who wouldContinue reading “My VCAP 4 – DCA Exam Experience – Better late than NEVER!!”

VMware vSphere – What is the correct way to right size a virtual machine? (Situation 2: Sizing using Virtualization Assessment Tools)

VMware vSphere – What is the correct way to right size a virtual machine? (Situation 2: Sizing using Virtualization Assessment Tools) I got some great feedback on my last post (Situation 1: Sizing for an RFP Response), so here I am continuing with the part 2 of this post.  Now, if you are facing this situation,Continue reading “VMware vSphere – What is the correct way to right size a virtual machine? (Situation 2: Sizing using Virtualization Assessment Tools)”

VMware vSphere – What is the correct way to right size a virtual machine?? (Situation 1: Sizing for an RFP Response)

VMware vSphere – What is the correct way to right size a virtual machine?? (Situation 1: Sizing for an RFP Response) Being in the field and working with a lot of VMware customers and partners, I often get questions about how to size my virtual machines. I often answer this question in different ways asContinue reading “VMware vSphere – What is the correct way to right size a virtual machine?? (Situation 1: Sizing for an RFP Response)”