Product Evaluation: Inuvika Open Virtual Desktop (OVD)

Reading Time: 10 minutes Occasionally I get a request, or some urge bubbles in me, to look at vendor X with its product Y. And there is nothing wrong with that as I like to keep a broader view on things and not just betting on one horse. And so a request from Inuvika did find me asking to look … Continue reading »Product Evaluation: Inuvika Open Virtual Desktop (OVD)

Stories from the VMworld Solutions Exchange: PernixData FVP: The what and installation in the lab.

Reading Time: 8 minutes This year my plan is to write up some blog posts about some of the solutions of the partners at the VMworld Solutions Exchange. Next to VMworld general sessions, technical sessions, hanging space and hands on Labs, an important part of VMworld is the partner eco system at the Solutions Exchange. I have visited the … Continue reading »Stories from the VMworld Solutions Exchange: PernixData FVP: The what and installation in the lab.

Atlantis ILIO – RAM Based storage matched for VDI

Reading Time: 5 minutes I personally am very fond of solutions that handle IO close to the source and therefor give more performance to your virtual machine workload and minimize (or preferably skip) the storage footprint downstream. I previously written a blog post about sollutions you can use at the host. One of these solutions is Atlantis ILIO. As … Continue reading »Atlantis ILIO – RAM Based storage matched for VDI

Evaluations – Veeam ONE v7

Reading Time: 5 minutes A few blog post back I did a evaluation of Veeam Backup and Replication v7 (read it at https://www.pascalswereld.nl/2013/09/10/eval-veeam-backup-replication-v7/). A logical step from a backup and replication solution is a management solution to manage your back-up and replication and monitor your virtual infrastructure from one solution. Veeam has the Veeam ONE product for that. Veeam … Continue reading »Evaluations – Veeam ONE v7

Evaluations – Veeam Backup and Replication version 7- What and Installation.

Reading Time: 4 minutes And now for something completely different… Well different, still has to do with a virtual infrastructure. Evaluating the version 7 of Veeam Backup and Replication. What is Veeam Backup and replication? Veeam Backup and replication is a data protection and disaster recovery solution for virtual infrastructures. It supports virtual infrastructures from VMware or Hyper-V. It brings … Continue reading »Evaluations – Veeam Backup and Replication version 7- What and Installation.