vExpert 2014 announced – check it out!

VMware vExpert 2014

This year’s vExperts 2014 were announced! Check it out. I’ve been honored again as a vExpert this year. Great thanks to VMware and vExpert team behind the program. It’s Correy Romero who announced the news on the VMTN blog. This year over 700 vExperts (exactly 754 vExperts this year) were named. Here is the full list of […]

VCP for life – are you in?


Catchy title for not so catchy problem. VMware has announced yesterday a new recertification policy - Recertification Policy: VMware Certified Professional. The news came out from a fellow blogger Christian Mohn (@vninja). He posted the details on his blog and I reacted on the announce by posting two comments. I had a mixed feeling… Feeling that […]

New VCP-Cloud Certification Exam (VCPC550) available


After a VCP550 announced last month (read my article - New VCP Exam VCP550 based on vSphere 5.5 is available) covering datacenter virtualization, there is now also new VCP-Cloud certification exam based on vCloud Director 5.5 and VCAC 5.2 is available. With codename VCPC550.  You need to attend the vCloud Director: Install, Configure, Manage [V5.5] OR VMware vCloud Automation […]

VCAP5-DCA status: passed!


This came as a very good news for me this morning as I just received a good news from VMware Certification about my VCAP5-DCA exam score report! Passed. This completes my second VCAP exam – VCAP5-DCD which I passed during my Lisboa’s stay in November last year. This was my second attempt for the VCAP5-DCA exam […]

VMware vExpert Program now with quarterly nominations

VMware vExpert

vExpert program nominations is here again. This year change is that new vExperts can get nominated through the year and every quarter the application will be re-examined to perhaps let you in. The are now quarterly nominations into the 2014 vExpert program. We will leave the application open year round and at the end of […]

Merry Christmas to All Our Readers!

Christmas Promos from VMware

ESX Virtualization team (@Vladan) wishes all our readers Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. We hope that you will enjoy your holidays and exchange seasonable greetings with glad heart and smiling faces. The year is heading to its end and in a few days we will try to start writing 2014…. Time goes by. […]

Automatic Workload Rightsizing and optimization – free PDF


To determine which VMs are over provisioned on larger environments is time consuming. Such a VMs do have negative impact on overall performance of virtual infrastructure because they literally “eat” valuable resources, which could have been used better way otherwise. What I mean that your virtual infrastructure to perform optimal way, VMs should be always […]

Discover unRAID OS – an unique embedded Network Attached Storage (NAS) server operating system

unRAID NAS OS - stores files on individual disks

I stumbled through this by surfing the web. unRAID is a NAS Operating System which allows storing digital files, videos etc… but with some huge difference at the RAID level as it allows mixing disks of different capacity. Similarly as Drobo does. unRAID embedded Network Attached Storage (NAS) server runs out of USB stick to provide […]