EMC World 2014: Some Session Suggestions!

Finally procured a pass to EMC World 2014 and I am very excited to attend–this will be my 5th one in a row! Once again EMC World is in Las Vegas–you still have time to sign up–so if you haven’t please do! This post is going to center around session suggestions, I will do another concerning the goings-on at EMC World that are of note closer to the start of the conference. HeroImage14b   Continue reading EMC World 2014: Some Session Suggestions!

Congrats to all of the 2014 vExperts!

Just wanted to take a moment to congratulate all of the 2014 VMware vExperts! I am honored to be counted amongst  their number for the second year in a row. A very nice recognition of being active in the VMware community that comes with a lot of perks at conferences, through technology previews/betas and  much more.

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Firewall requirements for EMC VSI 6.1 for vSphere Web Client

As you might have read on my blog a few days ago, EMC released an updated version of the Virtual Storage Integrator tool for vSphere Web Client that supports direct provisioning and some management of VNX and VMAX storage. The previous version supported ViPR-only provisioning. If you didn’t see that post you can check it out here. Inevitably when a product involves cross-application and importantly cross-server integration many customers ask the question about what are the firewall requirements to get this thing to work? Let’s take a look.

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