Top vBlog Voting is Live!

Hello readers, I can’t write this post without first acknowledging that this is a shameless plug for my blog vDestination.com.  Each year Eric Siebert over at vSphere-land.com puts together an amazing engine that allows readers to vote for their favorite blogs related to virtualization.  I’ve done ok in years past, and this year I’ve really…

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VMware is a Mobility Company.

The title of this post sounds crazy to me, but I feel like it’s quickly becoming true.  Disclaimer:  Yes, I am a VMware employee, but before I was a VMware employee I was a technology junkie both personally and professionally. and still am.  I’m not writing this post to promote any VMware product or venture,…

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The Friday 5: 7/22/16

Every Friday I like to post what I think are the top 5 stories of the week as it relates to enterprise IT and/or the virtualization community.  Today’s edition has some really good stories ranging from ‘Surface-as-a-Service’ to ‘The 3 biggest sales mistakes enterprise software companies make.’  If I’ve missed a good story this week,…

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Tintri Goes All-Flash

Tintri has entered the all-flash array market.  Last week, Tintri introduced the T5000 all-flash storage array.  Tinti continues to lead the way in VM-aware storage architecture.  What is VM-aware storage architecture?  Tintri enables storage actions to be taken at the VM-level as opposed to the LUN-level including management, replication, automation and analysis.  Have you ever…

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Unpolished Conference 2015

Many of you have heard of a technology conference coming up at the end of August called VMworld.  It’s one of the largest and most popular technology conferences in the world.  There is another conference just a few weeks after VMworld that I am as equally excited about.  That conference is Unpolished Conference 2015 and…

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Happy 5 years vDestination!

I can’t believe it’s been 5 years since I sat in front of my laptop and created vDestination.com.  It’s been a great ride so far, I’ve met so many new people and have made lifelong connections in the process.  The virtualization blogosphere is the most friendly in any genre and throughout the globe, I can…

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Thanks for the votes!!

For those of you who haven’t paid close attention or are new to the virtualization blog game, Eric Seibert over at vSphere-land.com sets up voting for the top virtualization blogs each year. It seems like the amount of blogs grows more and more each year as new bloggers join the conversation and start putting out…

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Top Virtualization Skills to Boost Your Career

What virtualization skills are best to have in order to boost your career in the hot field? Well, our friends over at Train Signal (now Pluralsight) have come up with an incredible infographic that speaks to the trends in virtualization certifications and skill sets. The infographic is really aimed towards the virtual noob, but it’s…

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Wanna be a vExpert?

How do you become a VMware vExpert? Well, there’s now several paths you can take to get there. First and foremost, the title is slightly misleading and most likely will be revamped in the near future to reflect the true meaning of the award. It’s not a certification, it’s not saying you are an a…

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FYI: Must See StarWind Webinar

Hello readers, it’s been awhile since I’ve posted anything here at vDestination, it’s been a crazy couple of months, sorry for the lack of content. I’ll be ramping up my blogging here going forward. I was contacted by a blog sponsor of mine, StarWind Software about one of their upcoming webinars and it looks to…

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