#vexpert #vmware

VMware vExpert 2014

VMware announced yesterday on the VMTN blog the vExpert 2014 list…and I’m proud to say that I’m part of that list (for the 1st time) ! :) Compared to last year where 581 vExperts were nominated, VMware awarded 754 people with the vExpert title this year, which is a huge step forward (+35%). The vExpert directory is not updated yet, but it should be during the week. [...] the vExpert Program the people who have made some of the most important contributions to the VMware community. ...

#dellemc #homelab #storage #unity #vsa #vsphere

EMC UnityVSA: a free storage for your lab

…or should I say Dell EMC UnityVSA? :) EMC released the new midrange storage array Unity at EMC World last year. Available in 3 different options (Unity All Flash, Unity Hybrid Flash and UnityVSA), the Unity product line was built as a replacement for VNX and VNXe use cases. Unity features multiple integration points with virtualization technologies that are used in datacenters today such as VMware vSphere and Microsoft Hyper-V. Many of these powerful integration points are embedded in to the system and are designed with the end-user experience in mind. ...

#api #nsx

API Documentation for VMware Products with Platypus

I consider APIs as the Graal for building, maintaining, operating and monitoring your applications and infrastructures. However, finding API documentation can be difficult, especially if you don’t know where to look: this is where Platypus intervenes! :) A few days ago, I was procrastinating on VMware GitHub account when I noticed this project. Platypus is an initiative to improve documentation across a number of VMware’s products as described using Open API and Swagger UI. ...