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Cisco: 5 SD-WAN Operational Challenges for Service Providers to Consider

Cisco
Cloud and associated networking technologies such as Software Defined Networks (SDN) and Network Functions Virtualization (NFV) offer significant benefits in terms of business agility and cost reduction of total cost of ownership.  SD-WAN, or software-defined networking in a wide area network, is one of the latest technologies driving real transformation in enterprise WAN architectures. SD-WAN […]

VMware Cloud on AWS – #AWS Video

Amazon Web Services
VMware Cloud(TM) on AWS brings VMware’s enterprise class Software-Defined Data Center software to the AWS Cloud, delivered as an on-demand service with optimized access to AWS services and enables IT teams to leverage the best of both worlds. Learn more about VMware Cloud(TM) on AWS at – http://amzn.to/2hLSElI. This video is from the fine folks […]

VMware and AWS Together – VMware Cloud on AWS – #AWS Video

Amazon Web Services
VMware CloudTM on AWS brings VMware’s enterprise class Software-Defined Data Center software to Amazon’s public cloud, delivered as an on-demand, elastically scalable, cloud-based VMware sold, operated and supported service for any application and optimized for next-generation, elastic, bare metal AWS infrastructure. This solution enables customers to use a common set of software and tools to […]

New VMware KB articles published for week ending 22nd July 2017

VMware
VMware ESXi Guest Authentication Service is missing in open-vm -tools package 2:10.1.5-5055683-1ubuntu1 for Ubuntu 17.04 Date Published:2017/07/18 Enabling IOPS limit for one VM causes latencies on other VMs running on the same host and datastore (NFS datastore) Date Published:2017/07/18 Network becomes unavailable with ntg3 driver on ESXi 6.5 Date Published:2017/07/19 Recommendation for Driver/Firmware Date Published:2017/07/19 […]

State of Louisiana Builds Technology ‘Systems of Tomorrow’ with VMware NSX

VMware
VMware Cross-Cloud Architecture creates ideal hybrid cloud environment to deliver agility and security necessary to facilitate department’s service-first approach to IT VMware, Inc. (NYSE: VMW), a global leader in cloud infrastructure and business mobility, today announced that the State of Louisiana Office of Technology Services (OTS) is taking advantage of VMware Cross-Cloud Architecture™ and VMware NSX® to transform […]

VMware: Manage Capacity and Utilization with vRealize Operations 6.6 Dashboards

VMware
I hope you enjoyed my last post around running production operations with out of the box dashboards with vRealize Operations Manager 6.6. While that post was focused on providing you a visibility into your environments, with this post we will drill down into the specific topic of Capacity Management in a Cloud Environment. While I […]

Who Will Be At Top Of Storage World Next Decade?

Greg Schulz
Data storage regardless of if hardware, legacy, new, emerging, cloud service or various software defined storage (SDS) approaches are all fundamental resource components of data infrastructures along with compute server, I/O networking as well as management tools, techniques, processes and procedures. Fundamental Data Infrastructure resources Data infrastructures include legacy along with software defined data infrastructures […]

VMware: Exciting lineup of VMware Cloud on AWS sessions at VMworld 2017

VMware
VMworld is right around the corner and we have an exciting line up of VMware Cloud on AWS sessions! VMware Cloud on AWS will bring VMware&#rsquo;s enterprise class Software-Defined Data Center technologies to AWS, with seamless access to the broad portfolio of AWS offerings and is scheduled to be available in summer 2017. VMware Cloud […]

How VMware Cloud Management Helps You Get the Most out of Your ServiceNow Investment

VMware
First, a hat tip where it’s due: ServiceNow is a leader in the ITSSM space, claiming the #1 spot in the much-coveted magic quadrant in Gartner’s ITSSM Magic Quadrant (Gartner: 24 August 2016 G00291752), and with an easy to use GUI and out of the box integrations for popular vendors including VMware, it’s no wonder […]

VMware: Modernising the data center is the way towards digital and DevOps

VMware
Business and IT leaders agree that data center and cloud transformation will yield big benefits, ranging from greater business agility and responsiveness to change, greater cost efficiencies and faster time to innovation for new applications. But that doesn’t necessarily mean scrapping everything that already exists within the business and starting from scratch. Instead, businesses can […]

Microsoft: Datacenter efficiency gets easier with new Windows Server Software Defined partner solutions

Microsoft
The island of Bora Bora. The finish line at a marathon. A software defined datacenter. What do they have in common? Being there is easy — getting there is the hard part. However in the latter case, at least, you can let someone else do the hard part for you. There’s so much efficiency, simplicity, […]

VMware vSAN Gets an Upgrade to First Class

VMware
With the release of vRealize Operations 6.6 I am excited to announce that customers can now manage their vSAN deployments with native integration. No need to install a management pack; just set up your vSAN adapter instances and vRealize Operations will do the rest. As a critical component of the VMware Software Defined Data Center […]

Cisco: Automation and Big Networks: The More, The Better

Cisco
Recently I had the good fortune to be invited to address a Light Reading BCE audience in Austin, where the theme was the future of big networks. There was plenty of discussion, as you might imagine, about software defined networks/SDNs, network function virtualization (NFV) and artificial intelligence (AI) — all of which matter greatly to […]

New family of Intel Xeon Scalable Processors enable software defined data infrastructures (SDDI) and SDDC

Greg Schulz
Intel Xeon Scalable Processors SDDI and SDDC Today Intel announced a new family of Xeon Scalable Processors (aka Purely) that for some workloads Intel claims to be on average of 1.65x faster than their predecessors. Note your real improvement will vary based on workload, configuration, benchmark testing, type of processor, memory, and many other server […]

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