This website is maintained by Vladan SEGET. I’m working in the IT industry as an Independent consultant and blogger, based at Reunion Island (Fr).

The ESX Virtualization website is one of the Top Virtualization blogs with daily updates. Virtualization of Physical systems, disaster recovery scenarios with fast backups and recovery. Those are the daily challenges I’m working on…

Vladan SEGET

VCAPI’m working with VMware and Microsoft virtualization technologies, and as an IT admin since more than 15 years. To be able to successfully implement, deploy, manage and troubleshoot VMware vSphere installations, you can’t take VCP for granted. That’s why I  passed a VCAP5-DCD and VCAP5-DCA.

My public e-Certificates :

If you too want to became a professional certified by VMware, you can have a look at my post – Resources to prepare VCP-510 Exam or my VCP page.

Becoming vExpert few years back for a first time has pushed me really forward in my professional career and also gave me a lot of motivation for the future. This website – ESX Virtualization at vladan.fr has started as a simple bookmarking website in 2008. But with the daily updates has become a reference of VMware Virtualization Website and one of the Top Blogs on the Virtualization sphere.

I was also honored becoming vExpert by receiving a VMware vExpert Award. And recently confirmed by John Troyer for the 5th time in a row this year. I’m trying to present the articles on my website in ‘digestible’ format to my readers, with an idea that not everyone is a VCP, VCAP or VCDX…..

Latest news: Barcelona 2014: Photo with VMware EVO:RAIL Design team – interview post with Dave Shanley how it all started (Project MARVIN).

VMware EVO rail design team

There has been many blogs on the Internet concerning the Virtualization and IT, but not every blogger seems to keep posting regularly. In fact there is many dead blogs…. It’s logical, because bloggers usually have something else to do during the day, than prepare new articles, edit photos or videos, or do a complete installation of some new product in a lab…. That’s why there are many blogs appearing every day, but there are many dead blogs and websites too….

VMware VCP Certifications

My website was also participating on a competition on Best Virtualization Blog organized by Eric Siebert from vSphere-land.com .  In 2014, my website finished on Third place in the Independent Blogs Category and #15 place over all – where competing with all the EMC, VMware and HP bloggers… Read more about the event in my post here.

So you’ll be able to find videos about the VMware ESX and ESXi servers, I’m presenting also Microsoft’s Hyper-V virtualization technology, which is slowly closing the gap…

If you are representing a company and want to get some exposure for your company, you can visit the Advertise Section of this Website, where you’ll be able to find some guidelines on what is direct advertising and how your company can benefit from it.

VMworld Barcelona 2014 – Satyam Vaghani (PernixData founder).

VMworld 2014 and Satyam Vaghani (Mr. VMFS)

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Few words about Reunion Island where I live.

As you know, France has many departments on the European continent but also overseas. Reunion Island is a French overseas Department (DOM) and it’s a part of Europe. You can locate it close the Madagascar and Mauritius. Find some informations in English language, together with Video.

Piton de la Fournaise - Done!

Its an UNESCO recognized few years back. It’s a small volcanic island  where lives almost 1 000 000 people. So there is some local industry, local universities, telecom and ISPs companies and few IT service companies, including VMware Partners helping those local companies to remain competitive.

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Reunion Island - French Territory

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Karel Novak: http://www.vmware-veeam.cz