#automation #cloud #network #nsx #sddc #software-defined

Security-as-a-Service with NSX Service Composer

Note: I posted an article about NSX Composer on VMware’s Consulting blog, and I thought it would be interesting to share it here. In dynamic cloud data centers, application workloads are provisioned, moved and decommissioned on demand. In legacy network operating models, network provisioning is slow and workload mobility is limited. While compute virtualization has become the new norm, network and security models remained unchanged in data centers. NSX is VMware’s solution to virtualize network and security for your software-defined data center. ...

#cloud #openstack #vmware

OpenStack-In-A-Box with Rackspace Private Cloud Sandbox

You’re interested about OpenStack and you want to discover it in a fast and easy way ? How about 15 minutes of your time and a single physical device (like your laptop or your workstation) ? :) For those living in caverns for the last 3 years, OpenStack is an open-source cloud-software platform which serves to build public and private clouds. This platform is based on a modular architecture, consisting in the following components: ...

#cloud

Welcome to my blog!

Welcome to my personal blog! My name is Romain DECKER, and I’m currently employed as a Virtualization Architect. I have been working in IT for about 10 years and I spent the 6 latest on designing and implementing infrastructures with a particular focus on VMware-based virtualization platforms. This blog will not only be used to share knowledge but also serve as a repository for useful information. I plan on sharing my experiences and opinions predominantly around virtualization and cloud computing even if I will include other related subjects like data center technologies or infrastructure (network, storage, etc. ...