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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#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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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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We Have A Winner!!

Congratulations Jason Gaudreau! You are the winner of vDestination’s Free Trip to VMworld 2013! Jason had a great entry and was the lucky one that got pulled out of the hat late last night. This is super exciting and I’m looking forward to meeting Jason and getting to know him better. There will be a…

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The case for investing in VMworld, Tech Ed and Cisco Live!

Technology is an ever changing field, and you must constantly broaden your skill set in order to stay ahead of the curve. Aside from studying and obtaining certifications and gaining hands-on experience, attending tech conferences can be one of the best ways to get ahead. Most tech conferences have a vendor solutions exchange or partner…

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Let’s Chat About vSphere 5.1 and other things…

About two weeks ago I was speaking with Rick Vanover of Veeam about the features of vSphere 5.1 and what they bring to the table. In the middle of our chat we thought “why not make this a podcast?” So here we are, we wrapped the podcast and it’s now online for your listening pleasure….

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