On this episode of the ProfessionalVMware.com #vBrownBag, Chris Sears gets you up to speed on containers, specifically Docker as well as their use case and why he believes Docker and VMware work well together.

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You can find Chris on Twitter @csears

Links referenced in this recording include

Docker Hub:  https://registry.hub.docker.com/
CoreOS linux:  https://coreos.com/
Project Atomic:  http://www.projectatomic.io/
Boot2Docker:  http://boot2docker.io/

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Philip Monk joins the #vBrownBag to talk about vCloud Automation Center (vCAC) architectural decisions you might face with your vCAC project.

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You can find Philip on Twitter @phil_monk31

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In the final episode of the professionalvmware.com #vBrownBag VCP-DCV series, Mike Brown provides a HA & DRS fire hose review requirements, configuration and consideration for HA and DRS.

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You can find Mike on Twitter @VirtuallyMikeB and his blog at http://virtuallymikebrown.com/

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Brocade joins #vBrownBag Tech Talk sponsors

July 21, 2014

We now have three confirmed sponsors for the #vBrownBag TechTalks at VMworld USA 2014. I know Brocade from many years ago as a Fibre Channel switch vendor. For a few years they have been moving into Ethernet switching and of course into software defined networking. I particularly like the Vyatta router, which runs beautifully in […]

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#vBrownBag Follow-Up Cisco CCNP DC with Tom Hollingsworth (@networkingnerd)

July 21, 2014

Tom Hollingsworth comes back for the second of two parts cover the Cisco Certified network Professional for Data Center (CCNP DC) on the ProfessionalVMware.com #vBrownBag podcast. Video You can follow Tom on Twitter @networkingnerd and his blog networkingnerd.net Sign up for the live ProfessionalVMware.com #vBrownBag broadcast at http://professionalvmware.com/brownbags/ where you can get updates on upcoming […]

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#vBrownBag Follow-Up Cisco CCNP DC with Dan C. Barber (@dancbarber)

July 15, 2014

Dan Barber covers the following for the Cisco Certified Network Professional Data Center 642-999 Implementing UCS (and) 642-998 Designing UCS (or) 642-035 Troubleshooting UCS You can find Dan on Twitter @dancbarber and his blog where he has provided an excellent follow up. Video Additional information from the podcast. 1. Experiment with the Cisco UCS Emulator: https://communities.cisco.com/community/technology/datacenter/ucs_management/content?filterID=contentstatus%5Bpublished%5D~category%5Bucs-platform-emulator%5D 2. […]

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#vBrownBag Summer Book-apolooza contest courtesy of @VMwarePress and @PacktPub

July 15, 2014

The #vBrownBag crew, thanks to VMware Press and Packt Publishing, is proud to bring you the 2014 Summer Book-apolooza.  We have several great titles to give away to our listeners including: DevOps for VMware Administrators Virtualizing SQL Server with VMware Essential Virtual SAN (VSAN) VCAP5-DCA Official Cert Guide CCENT Practice and Study Guide CCNA Routing […]

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Do you even Lab?

July 14, 2014

Regular contributor and vBrownBag crew member, Eric Wright (@discoposse), wrote an interesting article on his blog discoposse.com discussing the number of labs he uses on a regular basis.  It has long been understood that having a lab for learning, testing new technologies, and testing automation has become a near requirement for operating a good IT environment. […]

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Infinio is on board for #vBrownBag TechTalks and a free pass

July 10, 2014

I’ve been working with Infinio since the day they went public, at Tech Field Day 9, and really like the people there. Infinio are the our second sponsor for the TechTalks at VMworld USA in 2014. As another helper for the community Infinio are giving away a full conference pass, follow this link to enter […]

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Upcoming #vBrownBag – Docker with Chris Sears @csears 7/23

July 10, 2014

On 7/23, Chris Sears will be presenting on “vDocker” which will cover: An accelerated introduction to Docker and find out how to combine it with VMware technologies to enable scalable multi-cloud deployments. We will cover Docker’s origins in the world of Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) infrastructure and highlight several related projects, including Vagrant, Shipyard and CoreOS. From […]

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