Get to know Infinio, you’ll be glad you did

I recently had the pleasure of sitting down for a chat with Peter Smith from Infinio Systems. If you attended VMworld 2013 in San Francisco or Barcelona you surely heard about Infinio and their great tagline, “NAS + Infinio = Faster VMs”. In this podcast, Peter and I discuss Infinio, what it is, how to…

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My Favorite Flings: ThinApp Factory

This is a guest post by vDestination contributor Nick Fritsch VMware Flings have been around for quite some time now.  I personally love VMware Flings b/c many of the ideas that result in the creation of a fling are solutions to challenges that I used to deal with myself, both as a VMware Administrator and…

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#vExpertPaparazzi Final Day: TrainSignal & More

Day 3 at VMworld is off and running, my body hates me but I’m hanging in there. I had a great start to my day at Lori’s Diner with Larry Gonzalez, vLATAM co-editor and Costa Rica VMUG founder. Today we are pleased to have the vExpert Paparazzi contest sponsored by Train Signal (now PluralSight). Train…

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#vExpertPaparazzi Day 2: EMC Elect Community

Day 2 of VMworld and Day 2 of the vExpert Paparazzi contest. Yesterday turned out to be so much fun with Gabe Maentz taking the Kindle Fire from Infinio Systems. Well, I’m glad to say there are more prizes in line for today. Today’s sponsor is the EMC Elect community. With help from Matt Brender,…

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#vExpertPaparazzi Day One: Infinio

Hello fellow VMworld attendees, so far it’s been a whirlwind of activity here with v0dgeball, VMunderground and the Welcome Reception. I know there have been some of you already taking #vExpertPaparazzi pics, but today is the first official day of fun and prizes! Today’s prize comes courtesy of Infinio (booth 410) and their awesome product:…

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Introducing the “vExpert Paparazzi” VMworld Contest

If things could possibly get crazier this year at VMworld, they just did! I’m pleased to announce the vExpert Paparazzi VMworld contest, this is going to be fun. Myself, Christopher Kusek and James Bowling came up with the idea, and after running it by John Troyer for approval, we had the green light. The premise…

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Who’s Who at VMworld 2013

So last year I did a post called Who’s who at VMworld and it seemed to be pretty popular, it got a ton of hits and a lot of people approached me to thank me for helping them put faces with names/twitter handles/blogs, some cursed me out for not adding them (just kidding), and others…

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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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