vSpeaking Podcast Ep 140: Back to Basics vSphere Networking

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Continuing the “Back to Basics” series, this week we welcome back GSS Escalation Engineer Broc Yanda to discuss vSphere networking. Broc explains how to get the best performance out of vSphere hosts networking, failover, and other common networking misconceptions. Follow Broc on twitter. Check out John and Broc’s VMworld session Top 10 things to know

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vSpeaking Podcast ep 139: The Best of 2019

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This week on the Virtually Speaking Podcast we look back on the best of 2019 and present the first annual SpeakEasy Awards. A few of the SpeakEasy winners are listed below: Best sound byte of 2019 It was no surprise that “LUNs Suck” was a crowd favorite. We brought Ken Werneburg on to discuss his

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vSpeaking Podcast Ep 136: Spatial Computing

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One of the more interesting displayed at VMworld 2019 is a VMware project called VXR. Project VXR is focused on several technologies relating to displaying and manipulating digital information in spatially contextual ways. VMware is calling this Spacial Computing. This week on the Virtually Speaking Podcast we welcome Project lead Matt Coppinger and Alan Renouf to

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vSpeaking Podcast Ep 135: Nano Edge Computing

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Edge computing and IoT are playing a key role in transforming our world. Today, organizations in all industries are looking to leverage data originating at the Edge combined with machine learning, analytics and artificial intelligences to help improve operations, become more agile, and to capture next-generation business opportunities. To ensure success, organizations require solutions for the Edge

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vSpeaking Podcast Ep 134: Expert Panel

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Last week at VMworld Europe the vSpeaking Podcast welcomed the Expert Panel (Duncan Epping, Frank Denneman, William Lam and Ken Werneburg) to discuss the shifting IT landscape. Topics discussed 1. ROBO aka “the edge” is being redefined 2. Kubernetes for everyone? 3. What are the customer conversations these days? Links Mentioned Video: Intro from VMware COO

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vSpeaking Podcast ep 133: VMworld Conversations

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This week the Virtually Speaking Podcast is heading to Barcelona for VMworld 2019 and we hope to see you there. Whether you’re going or not we think you will enjoy this compilation of great conversations we had at VMworld US a few weeks back. In this episode we discuss BitFusion with Niels Hagoort and Justin

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vSpeaking Podcast ep 132: Designing and Sizing HCI

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Hyper-Converged Infrastructure (HCI) solutions have been all the rage in the datacenter but when it comes to design and sizing, it’s easy to make some of the same mistakes when moving from physical to virtual. This week on the Virtually Speaking Podcast we welcome VMware’s Matt Northam to help us understand how to assess your

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vSpeaking Podcast Ep 130: Pure Accelerate 2019

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As a VMware Elite Technology Alliance Partner, Pure Storage has been working with VMware to help customers derive the greatest value for their virtual infrastructure and underlying hardware. Last week the Virtually Speaking Podcast attended Pure Accelerate 2019 for a few days of technology, networking, and of course some delicious Texas BBQ. On this episode we

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vSpeaking Podcast Ep 129: Project Pacific

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One of the big announcements at VMworld was a technology preview called Project Pacific. Project Pacific is a re-architecture of vSphere with Kubernetes as its control plane. To a developer, Project Pacific looks like a Kubernetes cluster where they can use Kubernetes declarative syntax to manage cloud resources like virtual machines, disks and networks. To the

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vSpeaking Podcast Ep 128: The Future of IT – How will you fit in?

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This VMworld Virtually Speaking recorded a live podcast discussing the future of IT and how we all fit in. This breakout session\live podcast included an esteemed panel of experts (William Lam, Frank Denneman, Duncan Epping and Ken Werneburg) and input from various attendees. Enjoy! Links Mentioned Video: Intro from VMware COO Sanjay Poonen Video: Moscone

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