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

We’re Back!! – vNews March 2015

Welcome to vNews ….

…..for all important  virtualisation and cloud news.

We read the blogs and press releases so you don’t have too.

All the news in a nugget of a 1 hour podcast for your commute by train, car, bike, or whilst watching an eclipse!

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We know we have been as overdue as King Richard III’s car parking ticket but we are back with this brand new episode for March 2015.

Show Notes

On this episode we chatted about:-

Who we are!

Who the devil are these two who keep chatting on the Podcast anyway?

VCP Renewal – New date

http://blogs.vmware.com/education/2015/03/vcp-recertification-deadline-extended.html

New vCloud Air Recovery as a Service v 2.0

http://blogs.vmware.com/vcloud/2015/03/what-new-with-vcloud-air-disaster-recovery.html

CloudExpo 2015 Excel Center

Steve says he’s been to better but what do you think?

Veeam and vSphere 6.0

http://www.veeam.com/blog/vmware-vsphere-6-support-coming-soon.html

London VMUG and vBeers – London,UK (Thursday 23rd April 2015)

http://www.vbeers.org/2015/03/20/vbeers-londonuk-thursday-23rd-april-2015/

Technology User Group (formerly Virtual Machine User Group)

London User Group
Thursday 14th May 9am-4.30pm
Grange St Paul’s Hotel, London, EC47 5AJ

Register at: – http://www.technologyug.co.uk/Events/Event-Booking.aspx?EventID=465


 

 

http://www.stumchugh.com/Media/vNewsMarch2015.mp3