VMworld Barcelona from the notebook: VMware Strategic Summary

Reading Time: 7 minutes At the VMworld conferences in San Francisco and Barcelona VMware we learned that VMware is continuing the strategic priorities it started almost a year ago. Not a real surprise as the road still has a lot of opportunities but also some bumps to take. These are some of the notes that I crafted during my … Continue reading »VMworld Barcelona from the notebook: VMware Strategic Summary

VMworld Barcelona: Keynote mentioned Beta and early access programs link list

Reading Time: < 1 minute In the keynote sessions there are/where several Beta and early access programs mentioned for the VMware innovations.Beta’s are excellent if you have access to a lab, and some are available as a hosted beta program if you happen to miss resources or such. Get an early look, play, try and break. But do also comment, discuss … Continue reading »VMworld Barcelona: Keynote mentioned Beta and early access programs link list

VMworld Barcelona: day of the tentacle (or my first VMworld 2014 day)

Reading Time: 2 minutes My first VMworld day, or actually pre-day, was probably the same as a lot of the VMworld visitors, travelling inbound, finding my hotel, registration and vRockstar. Plus trying some little bit of a tourist mode.  I had a afternoon flight from the Netherlands that arrived a 30 minutes behind on schedule (something to do with the weather … Continue reading »VMworld Barcelona: day of the tentacle (or my first VMworld 2014 day)

vSphere: Working with traffic filtering in the vNetwork Distributed Switch

Reading Time: 5 minutes Introduction Within a physical and virtual infrastructure there are several options to limit the inbound and outbound traffic from and to a network node, part of the network or entire network (security zone). A limit can be, filtering (allow or dropping certain traffic) or the prioritization of traffic (QoS / DSCP tagging of the data) … Continue reading »vSphere: Working with traffic filtering in the vNetwork Distributed Switch