Yvo van Doorn joins the #vBrownBag DevOps series to discuss configuration management with Chef.

Video

Presentation

You can follow Yvo on Twitter @yvov .

Originally published at http://ProfessionalVMware.com – Sign up for the live #vBrownBag broadcast at http://professionalvmware.com/brownbags/ where you can also get updates and view our past series such as the Automate All The Things series at http://professionalvmware.com/vbrownbag-automate-all-the-things-training-schedule/, Cisco certification series http://professionalvmware.com/vbrownbag-cisco-certification-track/ or the Couch to OpenStack series at http://openstack.prov12n.com/openstack_phase_1/

{ 0 comments }

#vBrownBag TechTalk Schedule – vForum Sydney 2014

by Craig Waters on October 28, 2014

vForum Sydney is just over a week away and the vBrownBag crew will be present making more TechTalk videos.

It is not too late to propose your own TechTalk, as you can see below there are spaces still available, it’s as simple as signing up using this form.

Due to Internet connectivity challenges, we’re not able to live stream sessions this year, but you can still join us live during the sessions!  Once the event has concluded check out our YouTube channel for recordings as they are posted (We’ll also update each session listing below with a link to the YouTube recording).

This Year’s vForum Sydney TechTalks are proudly brought to you with the support of our awesome sponsors.

LandorPrintPure-Storage-logo

Day 1 – Wed 5th NovDay 2 – Thu 6th Nov
Session 1
14:45Anthony Spiteri – What’s in a Lab… the Value of Nested ESXiBoris Jurgens – Integrating All Flash storage with vSphere
15:00Craig Waters – BYOUG (Build Your Own User Group)(cont.)
15:15Harsha Hosur – All Flash vs Traditional Storage ArraysTBC
15:30Luis Concistre – NSX PerformanceMichael Webster - Enterprise Applications on Web-Scale Converged Infrastructure
Session 2
16:00TBCJohn R Martin – It’s time to ditch the LUN
16:15Andrew Brydon – VCDX Support(cont.)
16:30Jeff O’Connor – The Copy Data ConundrumDavid Lloyd – Building a Hybrid Cloud
16:45David Lloyd – What is Software Defined StorageTBC

{ 0 comments }

Frank Büchsel provides a deep dive into VMdir – SSO review, multi-master replication, service endpoints and performance impacts.

Video

Presentation

You can follow Frank on Twitter @fbuechsel and his blog http://fbuechsel.eu/

Originally published at http://ProfessionalVMware.com – Sign up for the live #vBrownBag broadcast at http://professionalvmware.com/brownbags/ where you can also get updates and view our past series such as the Automate All The Things series at http://professionalvmware.com/vbrownbag-automate-all-the-things-training-schedule/, Cisco certification series http://professionalvmware.com/vbrownbag-cisco-certification-track/ or the Couch to OpenStack series at http://openstack.prov12n.com/openstack_phase_1/

{ 0 comments }

#vBrownBag APAC Storage Debate – Fibre Channel is the walking dead of storage infrastructure, just like tape

October 26, 2014

The storage debate continues, Justin Warren, John Martin, Jeff O’Connor, Andrew McGee and David Lloyd    

Read the full article →

vBrownBag TechTalks at vForum Sydney 2014 with Pure Storage

October 23, 2014

If you are going to be in Sydney for vForum then you should present a TechTalk, also you should attend the free VMDownUnderground pre warmup party the night before (you can register here). The TechTalk signup form is here, go ahead and sign up now. With under two weeks to go until the conference it is time to welcome […]

Read the full article →

#vBrownBag DevOps Follow-Up Puppet with Jeremy Adams

October 21, 2014

Jeremy Adams joins us to present the ProfessionalVMware.com #vBrownBag DevOps session on Puppet. Follow along in the homework to deploy the Puppet learning VM and see how you can create manifests to do things like patch systems for Heartbleed. Video Homework Originally published at http://ProfessionalVMware.com – Sign up for the live #vBrownBag broadcast at http://professionalvmware.com/brownbags/ […]

Read the full article →

vBrownbag TechTalks at vForum Sydney 2014 with NetApp

October 20, 2014

If you are going to be in Sydney for vForum then you should present a TechTalk. The signup form is here, go ahead and sign up now. With under two weeks to go until the conference it is time to welcome our first sponsor. NetApp are a new vBrownbag techtalk sponsor at vForum Sydney although they […]

Read the full article →

VMDownUnderground & TechTalks in Sydney

October 20, 2014

This year will be the fourth community party before vForum Sydney. Inspired by VMunderground and designed to let the VMware community come together before the conference starts this is one of the most fun parts of vForum. This year vForum in Sydney coincides with the OpenStack Summit in Paris, where I will be producing more […]

Read the full article →

VXLAN: CONCEPTS, OPERATION AND IMPLEMENTATION (2-2) by @davidmirror

October 20, 2014

This guest post is by David Espejo, who blogs at vcloudopia.wordpress.com, where you can find his back catalogue of posts. David writes in Spanish, so if you don’t speak Spanish be sure to use a browser that will translate for you. Find out more about the guest blogger program here. It has been a while […]

Read the full article →

ICND1 (CCENT) Study Guide

October 19, 2014

So, this has been quite a journey for me. If any of you are like me, you’ve avoided anything related to Networking, & especially Networking certifications like the plague. At work, if any issue networking related surfaced, I gladly pawned it off to the “networking guy”. With the boundaries between layers of the infrastructure stack […]

Read the full article →