June 2018 Server StorageIO Data Infrastructure Update Newsletter

Saturday, June 30th, 2018

June 2018 Server StorageIO Data Infrastructure Update NewsletterVolume 18, Issue 6 (June 2018) Hello and welcome to the June 2018 Server StorageIO Data Infrastructure Update Newsletter. In cased you missed it, the May 2018 Server StorageIO Data Infrastructure Update Newsletter can be viewed here (HTML and PDF). In this issue buzzwords ...

Travel Fun Crossword Puzzle For VMworld 2017 Las Vegas

Thursday, August 24th, 2017

Travel Fun Crossword Puzzle For VMworld 2017 Las VegasSome of you may be traveling to VMworld 2017 in Las Vegas next week to sharpen, expand, refresh or share your VMware and data infrastructure tradecraft (skills, experiences, expertise, knowledge). Here is something fun to sharpen your VMware skills while traveling. Most ...

Top vBlog 2017 Voting Now Open

Wednesday, June 7th, 2017

Top vBlog 2017 Voting Now Open It is that time of the year again when Eric Siebert (@ericsiebert) over at vSphere-land holds his annual Top vBlog (e.g. VMware and Virtualization related) voting (vote here until June 30, 2017). The annual Top vBlog event enables fans to vote for their favorite blogs ...

Congratulations and welcome to all new and returning fellow vExperts for 2017

Saturday, February 11th, 2017

Congratulations and welcome new and returning fellow 2017 vExpertsThe other day VMware announced the 2017 list of vExperts which you can view here. Congratulations and welcome to all new and returning fellow vExperts for 2017. In its ninth year, it is an honor to now have been named a ...

Top vblog voting V2.015 (Its IT award season, cast your votes)

Saturday, March 7th, 2015

Top vblog voting V2.015 (Its IT award season, cast your votes)It's that time of the year again for award season:The motion picture association Academy awards (e.g. the Oscars) The Grammys and other entertainment awards As well as Eric Siebert (aka @ericsiebert) vsphere-land.com top vblogVsphere-land.com top vblog Eric has run for several years now ...

Its Award Season: Time for 2014 top VMware and virtualization blog voting

Friday, February 28th, 2014

Its Award Season: Time for 2014 top VMware and virtualization blog voting It's that time of the year again for award season including with the recently wrapped up 2014 Winter Olympic (and benchmarking games), the academy awards and many others. That also means it is time again for the annual top ...

Vote for top 2013 vblogs, thanks for your continued support

Saturday, February 23rd, 2013

Eric Siebert (@Ericsiebert) author of the book Maximum vSphere (get your copy on Amazon.com here) has opened up voting for the annual top vBlog over at his site (vSphere-land).While there is a focus on VMware and Virtualization blogs, there are also other categories such as Storage, Scripting, pod casting ...

Podcast: vBrownbags, vForums and VMware vTraining with Alastair Cooke

Monday, November 19th, 2012

Now also available via This is a new episode in the continuing StorageIO industry trends and perspectives pod cast series (you can view more episodes or shows along with other audio and video content here) as well as listening via iTunes or via your preferred means using this RSS feed ...

Congratulations to new and returning 2012 VMware vExperts

Monday, April 30th, 2012

A quick note of congratulations to all the new as well as too my fellow returning 2012 VMware vExperts from around the world. Here is a link listing the 2012 VMware vExperts including how you can follow them on twitter if you are interested in virtualization, cloud, data and storage networking ...

VMware vExpert 2010: Thank You, Im Honored to be named a Member

Thursday, June 10th, 2010

This week while traveling I received an email note from John Troyer of VMware informing me that I have been nominated and selected as a VMware vExpert for 2010.To say that I was surprised and honored would be an understatement. Thus, I would like to thank ...