We’re Back!! – vNews October 2015… again!

We’re Back!! – vNews October 2015… again!

Welcome to vNews ….

vnews-smallWell…. it’s been too long and we’re well overdue our monthly podcast cast so I managed to track down Steve in Spain and wouldn’t let him back in Blighty until we have at least spoken on Skype!  Here’s how it went… including the show notes!

 

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Show Notes

Steve went to VMworld 2015!

….and bumped into friendly faces from the London VMUG

LonVMUG – Alumni
Alex Galbraith
Dave Simpson
Darren Woollard – Nutanix
Mike Laverick
Stu Thompson
Damian Davies
Dan Willis
Julian Wood
Alan Renouf

 

The UK VMUG is very soon!  User Con

https://www.vmug.com/ukvmug

Date: Thursday 19 November 2015

Time: 8:00 – 17:00

Location: National Motorcycle Museum

Coventry Road, Solihull

West Midlands B92 0EJ

 

Small announcement…. Dell buys EMC for a cool $67 Billion!!

http://www.dell.com/learn/us/en/uscorp1/secure/2015-10-12-dell-emc-transaction

 

Internet of Things – Intel IoT Solution Gateway.
General Session Wednesday – Boxer welcomed to VMware.  http://www.getboxer.com/boxer-joins-vmware/

https://blogs.vmware.com/euc/2015/10/vmworld-europe-2015.html

 

Project A2 – AirWatch + AppVolumes

“EUC will Rock You” – Embarrassing chant

Martin Casado – NSX 6.2. Customer with snakeskin jacket and punisher t-shirt
NSX for Amazon Web Services. Seamlessly link internal and external cloud network

Automation of vCloud Air – vCA Platform is API friendly.

http://VCA.vmware.com

Retrieve endpoint connections for relative vCloud as JSON object. Contains OrgName and SessionURL. This can be used for vCD (vCloud Air) and DBaaS offerings

vca-cli built on pyvcloud – multi platform. PowerCLI – Windows only
Can work on vCloud Air and also on vCD standalone
Supports portal functionality and beyond.
HTTPS://VCloud.vmware.com/developers

VSAN – 2 or 3 node cluster?
http://cormachogan.com/2015/09/11/a-closer-look-at-the-vsan-witness-appliance/
vNuma & pNuma –

http://www.amazon.co.uk/VMware-VSphere-Performance-Networking-Performance-intensive/dp/1118008197/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1445366513&sr=8-1&keywords=vsphere+performance
http://www.stumchugh.com/Media/vNewsOctober2015.mp3