VMworld TV: A wrap up of VMworld 2013

VMworld TV gives you a wrap up of all of VMworld 2013 in San Francisco. If you want to know what happened in San Francisco and on the VMworld Party, check out the video below. Leave A Commentposted in VMware by Erik Scholten … [Read more...]

VMworld TV: The highlights of VMworld 2013 day 3

VMworld TV gives you a wrap up of day three of VMworld 2013 in San Francisco. If you want to know what happened today and see Eric & Jeremy battle it out on the Solution Exchange floor, check out the video below. Leave A Commentposted in VMware by Erik Scholten … [Read more...]

VMworld TV: The highlights of VMworld 2013 day 2

VMworld TV gives you a wrap up of day two of VMworld 2013 in San Francisco. If you want to know what happened today and how a SDDC in Lego looks like check out the video below. Leave A Commentposted in VMware by Erik Scholten … [Read more...]

VMworld 2013 Technical keynote

Traditionally, the day 2 keynote is the technical presentation and demo of the new products. Until last year the day 2 keynote was Steve Herrod’s playground. Steve’s technical keynote speeches were epic, but unfortunately he left VMware. This year Carl Essenbach – VMware President and Chief Operating … [Read more...]

VMworld TV: The highlights of VMworld 2013 day 1

VMworld TV gives you a wrap up of day one of VMworld 2013 in San Francisco. They also introduced the Sloof-CAM, if you want to know what that is check out the video below. Leave A Commentposted in VMware by Erik Scholten … [Read more...]

Veeam Back-up & Replication 7 available NOW

Veeam has just released the new version of their award winning product, Veeam Backup & Replication. Veeam Back-up & Replication 7 includes a lot of enhancement and cool new features. With these new features and enhancements Veeam Backup & Replication 7 leverages the capabilities and benefits of … [Read more...]

Try the EMC Storage simulators

At work I only use storage from NetApp or HP because that’s what our portfolio includes. If I want to familiarize myself with other storage solutions we at VMGuru regularly test Synology, QNAP or Thecus SMB/home storage solutions. For enterprise grade storage solution I rely on special one-of projects like … [Read more...]

Cost analysis: VMware Horizon View vs Citrix XenDesktop

When I’m advising customers on desktop solutions it’s an obvious battle between VMware, Citrix and Microsoft. Customers are becoming more and more cost aware due to the economic circumstances but the demand for audio/video and real time communication is growing. When Server Based Computing (SBC) is a viable … [Read more...]

VMware OS Optimization Tool

In May 2013 Sander wrote two great articles (post 1, post 2) on optimization of desktop operating systems for use in a VDI environment. Today I ran into a new VMware fling, a VMware OS optimization tool. The VMware OS Optimization Tool allows you to optimize a Windows 7 operating system for use in a […] Leave A … [Read more...]

Passed my VMware Certified Professional 5 – Desktop exam (VCP5-DT)

Many of you have heard of and probably even hold VCP certification. Five years ago this was the way to stand out of the crowd which was mainly dominated by people holding a Microsoft MCSE certification. Nowadays many IT professionals have a VMware VCP certification and you are just another certified professional in the … [Read more...]