EMCWorld 2014 – EMC announces Data Domain DD2200 appliance

I have been a long time user of EMC’s Data Domain appliances and these are cool de-duplication devices that facilitate your primary use cases of backup and archiving. Data domain appliances have significantly improved over the years – now with capabilities like

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VMware releases patches for all products affected by OpenSSL

I had posted information last week about VMware planning to release patches for products affected by the OpenSSL bug. I was browsing for more information around it and see that they have released patches for all products that there affected. The VMware

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VMware moving fast to offer Heartbleed patches for its products

VMware has published a KB article and updated it with new information related to the patches for OpenSSL (aka Heartbleed) for VMware Products. The list of VMware products affected are as follows and patches are going to be available by April 19th.

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VMware launches new vSphere 5.5 courses with 15% discount

Just came across some awesome news from VMware Education. Those of you who have taken  VMware courses before can relate better to this РVMware has launched new courses for the latest vSphere 5.5 version and to kick off training in high

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VMware releases Horizon 6

VMware has released Horizon 6 and while I test it out myself I thought it would be good to post some information from the news release and offer a link to the actual product page. I will put out a detailed blog

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vExpert 2014 – Honoured to be selected again

The official announcement of the list of vExperts selected by VMware in 2014 was released today. First of all a very big thank you to the VMware Communities Manager – Corey and also to John Troyer who have worked tirelessly to enhance

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My article for EMC Proven Professional Knowledge Sharing Competition selected for publication

I received some great news today morning in my email. A while back I had submitted an abstract of my article for the EMC Proven Professional Knowledge Sharing competition. That got shortlisted and I was asked to provide a much more detailed

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Google taps VMware to run legacy apps on Chromebooks

This is one news that I anticipated in another way but was surprised to see Google announce this new relationship with VMware. Without dwelling into why I had anticipated something like this is a good way forward to run legacy apps on

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MBVMUG – on the go again

So after a long time of arranging full day MBVMUG events the Q1 meeting on January 29, 2014 was arranged to take place during the evening. The benefit to alternate an event occasionally to the evening time is that virtualization professionals who

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VMUG Virtual Event

Today is the VMUG virtual event and over 7000 participants are registered to attend. Details are as below but this is a great opportunity to attend and ask all relevant virtualization questions to the Experts and get answers right away. Expert Chats:

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