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  • Login PI Release Candidate Available

    Login PI Release Candidate Available

    Published December 10, 2014 by -- No Comments

    The Login PI (formerly Login VUM) Release Candidate is now available for download and evaluation. In August this year Login VIS  ...

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  • Webinar: How to build Microsoft Scale-Out File Server

    Webinar: How to build Microsoft Scale-Out File Server

    Published December 9, 2014 by -- No Comments

    Microsoft Scale-Out File Server is a new efficient storage solution for Hyper-V and SQL. SoFS uses SMB 3.0 to eliminate all the complexity of traditional shared storage and ...

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  • VMware Horizon FLEX Solution Brief

    VMware Horizon FLEX Solution Brief

    Published December 6, 2014 by -- No Comments

    Last week VMware announced the availability of VMware Horizon FLEX, a policy-based, containerized desktop solution that allows IT administrators to create, secure, and manage local desktops to meet the needs of workers with their own computers, ...

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  • NetApp joins EVO with NetApp Integrated EVO:RAIL

    NetApp joins EVO with NetApp Integrated EVO:RAIL

    Published December 4, 2014 by -- No Comments

    NetApp announced a new integrated solution designed to speed the deployment of virtual servers and virtual desktops in departmental IT settings and branch offices.  Designed with the IT generalist in mind, NetApp Integrated EVO:RAIL Solution is the ...

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  • VMware Horizon FLEX is available now

    VMware Horizon FLEX is available now

    Published December 2, 2014 by -- No Comments

    At VMworld Europe 2014 in Barcelona VMware introduced VMware Horizon FLEX. Today, VMware announced the general availability of VMware Horizon FLEX. VMware Horizon FLEX is a comprehensive enterprise solution that enables organizations to provision and manage local, corporate Windows-based virtual desktops to groups of employees that were ...

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  • Webinar: Building a Highly Available Hyper-V Cluster

    Webinar: Building a Highly Available Hyper-V Cluster

    Published December 2, 2014 by -- No Comments

    Join the Experts from 5 nine Software and StarWind Software in a session on the creation of cost effective and highly available Hyper-V cluster. Join them to continue receiving the essential insight and valuable information on: Building The Highly ...

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  • Moving on to a new challenge

    Moving on to a new challenge

    Published November 27, 2014 by -- No Comments

    The cat is out of the bag …… After 4 years at Imtech ICT, I have accepted a new challenge and on January 1st I will be joining VMware Benelux in the role of Specialist SE for SDDC. I want to thank Imtech ICT for giving me the fun and ...

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  • Webinar: Protecting Virtual Machines Using Data Replication

    Webinar: Protecting Virtual Machines Using Data Replication

    Published November 19, 2014 by -- One Comment

    With a need for 24/7 operations, protecting virtual machines in ways that minimize downtime is an essential requirement for all IT departments. Data replication is a key to ...

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  • How to easily License Microsoft Windows with VMware Horizon View

    How to easily License Microsoft Windows with VMware Horizon View

    Published November 17, 2014 by -- One Comment

    How to easily License Microsoft Windows with VMware Horizon View deployment is a big challenge for any organisation. We just want to pay Microsoft what we contractual owe them, nothing more, nothing less. With a new licensing option starting December 1, 2014 you can now license an individual instead of a device, and that individual receiv ...

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  • Utility Computing – from Dream to Reality

    Utility Computing – from Dream to Reality

    Published November 11, 2014 by -- One Comment

    I have been absorbing, analysing and sharing ideas with lots of people during VMworld Europe 2014 in Barcelona. From executive round-tables, roadmap sessions, panel discussions to one-on-one brainstorms or sharing a dream how the IT landscape would look like in 2020+. Utility Computing is forming from dream to reality in my opinion. Flash ...

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  • Login PI Release Candidate Available
  • Webinar: How to build Microsoft Scale-Out File Server
  • VMware Horizon FLEX Solution Brief
  • NetApp joins EVO with NetApp Integrated EVO:RAIL
  • VMware Horizon FLEX is available now
  • Webinar: Building a Highly Available Hyper-V Cluster
  • Moving on to a new challenge
  • Webinar: Protecting Virtual Machines Using Data Replication
  • How to easily License Microsoft Windows with VMware Horizon View
  • Utility Computing – from Dream to Reality

Login PI Release Candidate Available

The Login PI (formerly Login VUM) Release Candidate is now available for download and evaluation. In August this year Login VIS announced Login VUM beta at VMworld US. Yesterday they announced the product will officially be called Login PI because it delivers performance insights. You can think of it as your own personal private investigator, quietly watching and providing you with insights into how your VDI / RDS environment is performing. From the Login VSI site: You haven’t heard of Login PI? The beta product codenamed Login VUM is now officially named Login PI. In August this year we announced Login [ … ]

Webinar: How to build Microsoft Scale-Out File Server

Microsoft Scale-Out File Server is a new efficient storage solution for Hyper-V and SQL. SoFS uses SMB 3.0 to eliminate all the complexity of traditional shared storage and leverages the clustering capabilities to maintain true storage high availability. While most of the vendors show how SoFS is configured with shared JBOD storage, we will show you how to configure it with just local storage and zero additional hardware. How to build Microsoft Scale-Out File Server without SAS JBODs. Tuesday, December 9, 9 am PT / 12:00pm ET. Featured Speaker: Max Kolomyeytsev, Product Manager, StarWind Software. Join StarWind expert Max [ … ]

VMware Horizon FLEX Solution Brief

Last week VMware announced the availability of VMware Horizon FLEX, a policy-based, containerized desktop solution that allows IT administrators to create, secure, and manage local desktops to meet the needs of workers with their own computers, road warriors, and Mac users in the enterprise. Now VMware published a VMware Horizon FLEX Solution Brief which can be used to deploy the complete solution. The Horizon FLEX Solution is a combination of existing VMware products, with additional beneficial features. Horizon FLEX is composed of VMware Fusion Pro, VMware Player Pro, VMware Mirage for Horizon FLEX, and the new Horizon FLEX Policy Server. The Horizon FLEX Client [ … ]

NetApp joins EVO with NetApp Integrated EVO:RAIL

NetApp announced a new integrated solution designed to speed the deployment of virtual servers and virtual desktops in departmental IT settings and branch offices.  Designed with the IT generalist in mind, NetApp Integrated EVO:RAIL Solution is the first integrated system to combine cloud-ready enterprise NetApp FAS storage with the scale-out benefits of VMware’s EVO:RAIL hyper-converged infrastructure. NetApp will offer VMWare’s EVO:RAIL hyper-converged rigs but with its networked FAS arrays. NetApp says its offering will have three main components: VMware EVO:RAIL NetApp Clusetred Data ONTAP NetAppFAS arrays Building on NetApp’s strength in converged infrastructure for the data center, the NetApp [ … ]

VMware Horizon FLEX is available now

At VMworld Europe 2014 in Barcelona VMware introduced VMware Horizon FLEX. Today, VMware announced the general availability of VMware Horizon FLEX. VMware Horizon FLEX is a comprehensive enterprise solution that enables organizations to provision and manage local, corporate Windows-based virtual desktops to groups of employees that were previously difficult or costly to support. IT is now able to give Mac users, contractors and remote workers access to a secure corporate desktop in a cost effective package without sacrificing security or corporate compliance. This allows IT to save on training and support costs, while end-users quickly become productive on a Mac or PC [ … ]

Webinar: Building a Highly Available Hyper-V Cluster

Join the Experts from 5 nine Software and StarWind Software in a session on the creation of cost effective and highly available Hyper-V cluster. Join them to continue receiving the essential insight and valuable information on: Building The Highly Available Hyper-V Cluster on Free Microsoft Hyper-V Server. Wednesday, December 3, 11 am ET / 4 pm GMT. Featured Speakers: Alexander Karavanov, Virtualization Security Engineer, 5nine Software. Max Kolomyeytsev, Product Manager, StarWind Software. If you haven’t seen the first webinar – be sure to check it out right here. Do you want to know more [ … ]

Moving on to a new challenge

The cat is out of the bag …… After 4 years at Imtech ICT, I have accepted a new challenge and on January 1st I will be joining VMware Benelux in the role of Specialist SE for SDDC. I want to thank Imtech ICT for giving me the fun and of course the opportunity to develop my skills as a Solution Architect. Of course I will keep on blogging at VMGuru.

Webinar: Protecting Virtual Machines Using Data Replication

With a need for 24/7 operations, protecting virtual machines in ways that minimize downtime is an essential requirement for all IT departments. Data replication is a key tool that enables virtualization administrators to deliver continuous operations in virtual server environments by protecting virtual machines. There are important considerations which determine where best to implement replication technology. Thursday, November 20, 11:00 am PT / 2:00pm ET Featured Speakers: Matt Price, Systems Engineer, Veeam Software, Inc. Max Kolomyeytsev, Product Manager, StarWind Software This webinar discusses the technical options available and how to choose the right product for your needs. You will [ … ]

How to easily License Microsoft Windows with VMware Horizon View

How to easily License Microsoft Windows with VMware Horizon View deployment is a big challenge for any organisation. We just want to pay Microsoft what we contractual owe them, nothing more, nothing less. With a new licensing option starting December 1, 2014 you can now license an individual instead of a device, and that individual receives use rights for any device. This way when you are using or going to use VDI, Published Apps, SBC or Workspaces (which combine all other execution platforms mentioned) you can now count individuals instead of trying to keep track of a multitude of devices. [ … ]

Utility Computing – from Dream to Reality

I have been absorbing, analysing and sharing ideas with lots of people during VMworld Europe 2014 in Barcelona. From executive round-tables, roadmap sessions, panel discussions to one-on-one brainstorms or sharing a dream how the IT landscape would look like in 2020+. Utility Computing is forming from dream to reality in my opinion. Flashback If you take a look at the transformation IT has made since the millennium and the speed it is moving at now, is just surreal! In the past 10 years, virtualization has spread like a wildfire across the IT industry. In the beginning it was mostly explaining [ … ]