I’ve already talk about Cloud Credibility in a previous post. The idea is to create a “cloud expertise” or rather plan a growth path, using a scoring mechanism (Cloud Cred score) and awards. Although the principle and the purpose can been correct, there are some doubts about the actual utility.
Software Defined Networking (SDN) is revolutionizing the traditional networking approaches that have become too complex, closed, proprietary and/or difficult to program. The technology has the potential to enable network innovation by allowing network owners and operators more control of their infrastructure, thus allowing customization, optimization, and the reduction in overall capital and operational expenses. SDN [...]
The Big Event, first User Conference of VMUG IT, was really great with around 300 attendees. Feedback where really good and the event itself was really close to a small VMworld. And what about the people and the sessions? So really thanks to everybody: the attendees, VMUG International, the sponsor, the speakers, …
The first VMUG IT User Conference will be held on Apr 3! A User Conference is not your regular VMUG meeting, it’s a full blown conference, with separate tracks and prominent guest speakers. A good opportunity to learn more, share experiences, and make networking. And note that some session will also be in English, so [...]
Interesting European IT events: MongoDB UK 2013 – London (Apr, 8-9) Hosting and Cloud Transformation Summit Europe – London (Apr, 9-10) EuroSys 2013 – Prague (Apr, 15-17) Last 2013 reports: March IT events February IT events January IT events
The first Italian VMUG User Conference will be held on Apr, 3 2013 at this location: Centro Congressi Milano Fiori – Assago (Milan) From the Google Map View is the big building build marked with the B Note that is close to the NH Milanofiori Hotel but is not the same location
As written in a previous post there are several reasons to attend (at least one time) to a VMware Partner Exchange because is slightly different from a VMworld. Now that I’ve attend at the 2013 edition and also at both VMworld 2012, I can give some impressions and comments at the event.
With a little delay, compared on 2012, ha been announced that the vExpert 2013 program is now open for the submitsion and selection of new candidates. The VMware vExpert Award is given to individuals who have significantly contributed to the community of VMware users over the past year. vExperts are book authors, bloggers, VMUG leaders, [...]
Cloud Cred is a “game” build by VMware (here the description page) to build your cloud expertise, broadening your professional network and earning rewards and certifications based on your Cloud Cred score. The idea was introduced at VMworld 2012, during the vExpert briefing, and now is running live on the cloudcredibility.com web site.
In March you could be the big winner of a free full pass to TechEd 2013 either North America or Europe TechEd (depending on winner’s location). Just register to the Veeam content at this link! The winner will be selected on March, 18.
Finally the results of the previous content are out on vSphere-land web site. My guess about the first of each category has been matched (where my first options). With a big surprise also this year I’ve received some votes and vInfrastructure site is number 40 (last year was 54) in the entire rank. Congratulations for the [...]
Seem that the Dell Storage Forum event has been renamed in Dell Enterprise Forum and the previous site (dellstorageforum.com) has been replaced by a new one (dellenterpriseforum.com). Also the twitter account @DellSF and been replaced by a new @DellEntForum one (seems that has only been renamed). Actually this does not change the planned events (neither [...]