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Highlights of vNUMA & SQL Server Session at VMworld 2015

posted October 22, 2015, 10:00 AM by

Shawn Meyers, Principal Architect

Last week I was at VMworld Europe giving a presentation on vNUMA and its impact on SQL server. This post will cover some of the highlights from my presentation and items you should be aware of…

VMworld 2014 U.S. – Thursday August 28

posted September 3, 2014, 2:17 PM by

Dave Welch (@OraVBCA), CTO and Chief Evangelist

SEC2238 Security and Microsegmentation in the SDDC – 10:30AM
Srinivas Nimmagadda – VMware manager in NSX project.

My encounter on Monday with the scaled organization canceling its Oracle support contract provided my motivation to take…

VMworld U.S. 2014 – Wednesday August 27

posted September 3, 2014, 1:57 PM by

Dave Welch (@OraVBCA), CTO and Chief Evangelist
VAPP2389 Use Storage Virtualization to Protect Business Critical Functionality with vSphere and Oracle Extended Distance Clusters – 1:00PM
Presented by Marlin McNeal – Yucca Group, and Sudhir Balasubramania – VMware.

Sudhir is one of the…

VMworld 2014 U.S. – Tuesday August 26

posted September 3, 2014, 12:00 PM by

Dave Welch (@OraVBCA), CTO and Chief Evangelist
General Session – The “SMP FT” Session – 9:00AM
It’s Christmas, Easter, and my birthday all rolled into one. Three years after the VMworld 2011 live demo, we finally got SMP Fault Tolerance.

In my…

VMworld 2014 U.S. – Monday August 25

posted August 26, 2014, 10:38 AM by

Dave Welch (@OraVBCA), CTO and Chief Evangelist
Revised on September 2, 2014

For starters, I walked right out of the breakfast in disgust to grab a meal on the street. Until now, VMworld has always set the standard for what conference…

VMworld 2013 Observations

posted September 11, 2013, 2:14 PM by

Dave Welch (@OraVBCA), CTO and Chief Evangelist

Here are some of my observations on VMworld 2013 San Francisco.

In Pat Gelsinger’s Monday keynote, I was relieved by his direct commitment to supporting the virtualization of business-critical applications (VBCA). In VMware Corp’s…

What You Can Expect from VMworld 2013

posted July 25, 2013, 4:00 PM by

House of Brick Principal Architect

VMworld, VMware’s major conference, is approaching very quickly. VMworld 2013 is held this year in San Francisco on August 25-29 at the Moscone Center, and is expecting 21,000 attendees this year. It is quickly followed…