My humble opinion is that this years best vExpert gift comes from Datrium Storage They gave out a Raspberry Pi 3 to all vExperts who had registered. Cohesity had a really nice Timbuk2 backpack with a 6000mAh power bank, charger cables and a water bottle also a very nice and useful gift. Over at the Nimble booth they gave out t-shirts, unfortunately the largest was XL and not American sizes. Docker gave… Read More

So once again VMWorld is on, and I’ve been around the Solutions Exchange once to collect T-shirts. There are probably quite a few that I didn’t get, so feel free to tweet me new ones. Name: VMWorld 2015 Official T-shirt Model: Hanes Tagless 100% Preshrunk Cotton Size: XXL Quality: Once again VMware does use a very nice quality shirt, that feels soft and looks like it can withstand quite a few washings. Print:… Read More

So after pillaging the Solutions Exchange on sunday at the Welcome Reception I’ve only just now managed to take a look at the T-shirts I’ve grabbed. I’ve got a total of 17 shirts where I can see I’ve gotten a few of the same. Out of those 17 I’m taking 9 of them home. The other 8 were either too small or in a weird colour/print. What I plan to do with… Read More

On Wednesday I attended a session at VMworld about PernixData FVP with Satyam Vaghani and Frank Denneman. And I must say I do like their approach to the Flash idea. They want to make their solution available to all application that runs on top of vSphere. Meaning even all your old p2v’d systems can get a huge boost in IOPS with this. I wont go into much detail on how it works,… Read More

Grabbed my badge and back today at Moscone West and with it came this years VMworld T-shirt. Name: Official VMworld T-shirt of 2014 Model: Fruit of the Loom Lofteez HD Size: XXL Quality: The quality seems pretty nice, and on par with last years VMworld t-shirt. Print: The print is the offcial No Limits logo on the front and a view into space on the back. Very Subtle Score: 8/10 Conclusion: The fabric feels good, the logo is… Read More


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