Free e-learning course – Data Center Virtualization Fundamentals [V6.5]

This self paced course provides a fundamental understanding of VMware’s Data Center Virtualization products. The course also takes you through the components and features of vSphere 6.5, and shows how the vSphere 6.5 product line helps resolve business and IT challenges commonly faced by … [Read more...]

Azure adds Availability Zones to protect against datacenter failures

Microsoft annouced that its public cloud platform Azure will have a new feature called Availability Zones. Availability Zones add a more granular control for the location were virtual machines are running. Without Availability Zones, multiple instances of the same application running in the same Azure region could be … [Read more...]

VMworld update session: Las Vegas y Barcelona meet Utrecht

It’s time for our annual VMworld update session at the VMware NL headquarters in Utrecht. You’re invited to join PQR’s VMware experts on October 13th. We will discuss the latest announcements from both VMworld US and Europe and cover topics in the cloud, datacenter and EUC space. Doors are open at … [Read more...]

Configuring and Managing a Horizon View 7 Cloud Pod Architecture Environment

With the Cloud Pod Architecture feature, you can link together multiple View pods to provide a single large desktop and application brokering and management environment. A View pod consists of a set of View Connection Server instances, shared storage, a database server, and the vSphere and network infrastructures … [Read more...]

VMworld Europe 2018 5-8 November in Barcelona

VMworld Europe 2018 will be at November 5-8 in Barcelona. For the first time  the Europe edition will be in November. Usually the edition is in September. In 2012, 2013,2014 and 2015 it was mid October. In 2016 and 2017 in September. The venue is again Fira Gran Via VMworld 2018 US edition is at August 26-30 in … [Read more...]

VMware Workspace ONE overview and VMworld 2017

To start, what a great week it was in Barcelona during VMworld 2017. I have met awesome people, had nice conversations and attended some very good sessions. In this blog post, I like to start with one of my two favorite topics during VMworld: VMware Workspace ONE. Workspace ONE I will kick-off with one of … [Read more...]

My take on VMworld Europe 2017

After a great week in Barcelona it’s time to evaluate what we’ve seen and heard in Barcelona. I’ve attended this event with PQR colleagues and a few of our customers. VMworld US versus Europe The last three years I’ve attended VMworld US: for 2017 VMworld Europe was on my agenda. Although US is the bigger … [Read more...]

Sharing the “Top 10 things to know about vSAN” slides…

Advertise here with BSAI was asked by a few people to share the slides for our Top 10 vSAN session at VMworld. Instead of sending the slides around via email I figured I would simply throw it up on slideshare and share it here. "Sharing the “Top 10 things to know about vSAN” slides…" originally … [Read more...]

Watch VMworld session “Top 10 Things to Know about vSAN #STO1264BE” for free …

Advertise here with BSAI didn’t know, but apparently our session was a featured session at VMworld Europe. For those interested in our VMworld: Top 10 vSAN session there’s a “mini player” below of our European VMworld session. I somehow can’t get it in a proper size but still wanted to … [Read more...]

VMworld 2017 Europe Day 3 Recap

Check-out VMworld TV for all the interviews. … [Read more...]