Brian is an event reporter for VMBlog.com and an expert in virtualization/cloud techonlogies. In his 15+ years of experience in the virtualization/cloud field he has interviewed hundreds of companies, users and executives. Brian has been an active member of the NEVMUG (NEVTUG) since 2006 and attends both vmworld and Citrix Synergy every year. Brian works full time as a Senior Software Engineer for Liquidware Labs.
Brian also spent 5 years as the managing editor of Virtual Strategy Magazine, an online magazine focused on the virtualization industry and the past 6 years with vmblog. He has a background in Computer Graphics, Marketing, Programming, Web Design, Mobile App Development, Linux Administration and is an active member of the NHJS group.
VMBlog visits the Tegile booth during vmworld 2017 in Las Vegas and takes a look at their new NVMe flash storage arrays.
VMBlog visits the HyperGrid booth during vmworld 2017 and takes a look at their Enterprise Cloud as a Service offering.
VMBlog visits the vembu booth during vmworld 2017 in Las Vegas and gets a demo of their Backup and Disaster Recovery software for Virtual data centers.
VMBlog visits the turbonomic booth during vmworld 2017 in Las Vegas and gets a demo of their new UI in their Hybrid Cloud Management Platform.
VMBlog speaks with Steven Shalita, CMO | VP of Marketing, Product, Strategy for Pluribus Networks about the upcoming vmworld 2017 show as well as an in-depth conversation about Software-Defined Networking (SDN) and Adaptive Cloud Fabric as well as how their products fits into the vmware eco-system.
Pluribus Networks is simplifying the Software-Defined Data Center with its simple, dynamic and secure Adaptive Cloud Fabric architecture, enabling organizations to build scalable private and public clouds that improve service velocity, performance, and reliability. The company’s innovative Netvisor software virtualizes open networking hardware to build a holistic, distributed network that is more intelligent, automated and resilient. The company’s Insight Analytics platform leverages embedded telemetry and other data sources to enable pervasive visibility across the network to reveal network and application performance that speeds troubleshooting and improves operational and security intelligence.
Pluribus Networks has received venture funding from Temasek Holdings, NEA, Menlo Ventures, and AME Cloud Ventures. Pluribus Networks is headquartered in Palo Alto, California, with development and support centers in Bangalore, India; Phoenix, AZ; Dallas, TX; and Hong Kong, PRC.
Engineered for the software-defined datacenter, GravityZone is an award-winning datacenter security platform that delivers best-in-class adaptive layered defenses while facilitating IT agility, operational efficiency and infrastructure cost containment.
The only security solution on the market certified as VMware NSX Ready for both Windows and Linux, GravityZone tightly integrates with the VMware suite, providing agentless or hypervisor-agnostic featherweight agent-based protection and automating provisioning, deployment and orchestration of security services. The video series “Securing VMware NSX Environments with Bitdefender GravityZone Datacenter Security” demonstrates the joint solution in action.”
To learn more about GravityZone, visit www.bitdefender.com/sve
VMblog recently spoke with Jason E. Smith of Liquidware about the upcoming VMworld 2017 conference to learn what we can expect to see from them at the show. Smith also goes into a lot more detail about some of their technologies such as ProfileUnity, Stratusphere and of course FlexApp which has a lot of people talking. We also dive into a discussion around the EUC, UEM and VDI markets.
You can also read more about Liquidware plans for VMworld 2017 in this Q&A. And make sure to visit them at Booth 1126 during the show.
Watch this video to learn more!
Veeam® recognizes the new challenges companies across the globe face in enabling the Always-On Enterprise™, a business that must operate 24.7.365. To address this, Veeam has pioneered a new market of Availability for the Always-On Enterprise™ by helping organizations meet recovery time and point objectives (RTPO™) of less than 15 minutes for all applications and data, through a fundamentally new kind of solution that delivers high-speed recovery, data loss avoidance, verified recoverability, leveraged data and complete visibility. Veeam Availability Suite™, which includes Veeam Backup & Replication™, leverages virtualization, storage, and cloud technologies that enable the modern data center to help organizations save time, mitigate risks, and dramatically reduce capital and operational costs, while always supporting the current and future business goals of Veeam customers.
Founded in 2006, Veeam currently has 49,000 ProPartners and more than 255,000 customers worldwide. Veeam's global headquarters are located in Baar, Switzerland, and the company has offices throughout the world. To learn more, visit https://www.veeam.com.
Turbonomic’s Hybrid Cloud Management Platform enables heterogeneous environments to self-manage to assure the performance of any application in any cloud. Turbonomic’s patented decision engine dynamically analyzes application demand and allocates shared resources in real time to maintain a continuous state of application health.
Launched in 2010, Turbonomic is one of the fastest growing technology companies in the virtualization and cloud space. Turbonomic’s Hybrid Cloud Management Platform is trusted by thousands of enterprises to accelerate their adoption of virtual, cloud, and container deployments for all mission critical applications.