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Thefluffyadmin on March 17th, 2017

Here is a summery of my experience of speaking at the NLVMUG for the first time. For someone who always take pride in knowing just that little bit more than the next guy, it is not surprising that a longstanding desire of mine, was to speak at a public event to some kind of unique […]

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Thefluffyadmin on March 15th, 2017

—Update 21st March, vBrownbag episode on AWS that these slides are from, is now posted on youtube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u8rWI5tuSq8 — — Update 15th March ~5pm CET, added some extra info and clarified some points— More details regarding VMware Cloud on AWS are starting to come out of VMware. Tonight I attended an awesome  #vBrownbag webinar on #VMWonAWS,   […]

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Thefluffyadmin on March 13th, 2017

Its been a very interesting year so far, career wise. Late last year I figured I had a good shot at the vExpert status. I had written some in-depth blog posts, covered a lot of ground with GSS and even discovered some unique bugs (some of which I have yet to blog about), and tweeted […]

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When doing vSphere Metro Storage Cluster, on the shared storage layer, you often have a ‘fallback’ side. The LUN that will become authoritative for reading and writing in case of a site failure, or a split brain. This makes VM storage placement on the correct Datastores rather important from an availability perspective. Up till now, […]

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Jemimus on October 18th, 2016

Among all the great new features and improvements made to vSphere 6.5, some of the ones I am most exited about are the improvements to DRS and HA. So lets zoom into those briefly. This information comes mostly from VMware pre-sales marketing material and should be considered preliminary. I hope to try out some of […]

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