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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Your VMworld 2014 Guide!

It’s August, which in the vCommunity can only mean one thing, it’s time for VMworld again! Late August is always a really busy and fun time of the year for me. The blog community really gets buzzing in late August, and this year has already proven to be even bigger. I’ve counted at least 5…

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And the winner is…

We have a winner! After deliberation by the vExpert Judges Panel, we have chosen Piotr Ptaszynski! Congratulations! Read Piotr’s entry below: Piotr Ptaszynski I admin VMware platform 5 years. Started with 4.0 and since then I have never attended VMworld. I believe this could be life changer for me. I agree Piotr, this will be…

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Go to VMworld 2014 for FREE!!!!

It’s that time again, my annual free trip to VMworld contest is here! It’s a bit late this year, but better late than never. VMworld 2014 looks to be great this year, I’m positive there will be many incredible announcements from VMware and many of their partners. The Solutions Exchange floor seems to get better…

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Tech Ramblings: iPhone 6 coming soon… SO WHAT!

If you’ve had a heartbeat lately, you’ve most likely heard or read about the iPhone 6 rumors, leaks, pictures and tons of hype. We haven’t heard more than a peep from Apple on the iPhone 6, but the rumor mill is out of control. Apparently, as Apple fans, this is the phone we’ve been waiting…

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The Significance of VMware VSAN

VMware announced on March 12, 2014 that its VMware Virtual SAN (VSAN) product was moving out of beta and would be generally available to customers. A much anticipated product, VSAN offers a huge list of features and addresses a number of customer use cases. So what is remarkable about this product, other than that it…

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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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EMC World Discount Code

It’s been a while since I’ve been able to post on vDestination.  For my return, I thought it would be good to giveaway a few EMC World discount codes to the community.  As a member of EMC Elect, I was given three $150 discount codes to EMC World.  In order to win one of the…

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Washington DC VMUG: Register, attend, learn!

It’s that time again, a new VMUG meeting is upon us. The Washington DC VMUG will be holding a meeting on Wednesday March 12th, 2014 in Tyson’s Corner, VA from 4 to 7pm. That’s only 5 days from today, so don’t wait around, register now. Pay attention to the title of this blog post, “Register,…

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How to Set Your XenServer VMs to Auto-Start

Yes, you read that right… this is a post about Citrix XenServer. “What the heck is a VMware fanboy doing writing about Citrix?” That’s a valid question, but I promise there’s a good reason for this Citrix post on a typically VMware centric blog. I’ve recently had to think outside of the box when it…

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