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@DuncanYB’s recommended reads part 5


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What a crazy week, VMworld. Many announcements by many different vendors and of course a kazillion blog posts. I picked a few which stood out to me and which are worth reading. VMworld VMare Code hackathon to hit Barcelona 2016 by Alan Renouf The US version of the hackathon was a big success, and I expect nothing less […]

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@DuncanYB’s recommended reads part 4


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VMworld is around the corner so I wanted to get this out today, mainly as it will give you something to read during a long flight, plus I am certain that there will be plenty of news next week and the week after. For those not going to VMworld I will try to share as much […]

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@DuncanYB’s recommended reads part 3


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What most of you don’t know is that I was on a holiday for 3.5 weeks in China (beautiful country!)and just got back, hence the delay, I did not bring a laptop and tried to avoid doing any work (enforced by my kids). I had a huge backlog of articles to read so I figured I […]

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@DuncanYB’s recommended reads part 2


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The last edition was 2 weeks ago, in that article I pointed to the rumour of Pernix being acquired by Nutanix and since then it has gone silent. Well almost silent, Frank Denneman has announced he is no longer with Pernix (which was picked up by The Register) so I think it is safe to say there is […]

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@DuncanYB’s recommended reads part 1


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It has been a while since I have done this. In the early days of the VMware VMTN Blog I would post a weekly update on which articles where my recommended reads for the week. I stopped doing that simply because I was just too busy with other things. But after the post of last […]

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How thermal paste can impact VM performance


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On twitter a tweet from Frank flew by pointing to an article which was written by one of my VMware colleagues: Matt Bradford aka @VMSpot. I hadn’t seen the article, while it was written in 2014 and I am surprised it never caught more attention. Matt describes in his post how the use and placement […]

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