NetApp Insight 2016 – General Session – Day 1

Today I am joining you live from NetApp Insight 2016. This is my best attempt to keep up with the keynote as it happens, Pardon any missed content. Roger Anderson joins us on stage after a nice media presentation, “who said data wasn’t exciting” He talks about the value to both Customers and partners, and…

How to Install and config Ansible on CentOS 7.

In preparation for my lab and openstack testing. I wanted to look at implementing a automation tool. I decided on ansible, as I haven’t used it, and I like a challenge. 🙂 What is ansible? I turn to Wikipedia. ” Ansible (software) From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   Ansible, a free-software platform for configuring and managing computers,…

Oracle Buys Ravello Systems

Big news to anyone following Ravello Systems. Revello has agreed to be acquired by Oracle.   from https://www.ravellosystems.com/blog/oracle-buys-ravello-systems/ ” I am thrilled to share that Ravello Systems has entered into an agreement to be acquired by Oracle. The proposed transaction is subject to customary closing conditions. Upon closing of the transaction, our team will join the Oracle…

Install VMware tools on Centos 7

I was standing up some Centos 7 boxes in VMware vSphere. And I figured I would blog on the steps to install VMware Tools.   The below Steps are taken from http://partnerweb.vmware.com/GOSIG/CentOS_7.html    “CentOS 7 documentation covers information on how to install the operating system in a virtual machine. For additional information about the operating system,…

Deltaware Data Solutions Presents: Our First Annual Emerging Technology Summit

Exciting news! We have a even more of a amazing lineup for our ETS that is being hosted by Deltware Data Soluions. I will say that this event has been a huge undertaking for us, and that it will be the first of our Annual events around emerging technology. I ask that you please support the vendors…

VMunderground 2015

This is a shout out to the VMnderground team, the dedication and the sponsors for VMunderground 2015. Below you will see re posts of the content they have put together. The below content is done by them, and reposed by me to help spread the word , show their efforts, and thank the sponsors. Off…

I’m a Delegate at Tech Field Day Extra at VMworld US 2015

I’m excited to announce that I am a Delegate for Tech Field Day Extra at VMworld US 2015 I will be on Monday’s Delegate Panel.   What is Tech Field Day?   ” http://techfieldday.com/about/ Our Field Day events bring together innovative IT product vendors and independent thought leaders to share information and opinions in a presentation and…

Repost : with a few additions: What is my SSO Domain Name & Site Name?

I had to use this today after forgetting a little used VMware Workstation Lab’s vSphere 6 sso domain.   I ended up finding this blog post, and i’m going to refer to it in my blog post as well. vCenter Server 6.0 Tidbits Part 2: What is my SSO Domain Name & Site Name?  …