Brian Ducharme

Brian Ducharme

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 has been with vmblog since 2011. 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. 

 

Are you interested in learning more about topics like Cloud, Edge and Microservices? Here's your chance to do just that. The VMblog Mega Series is the perfect series for you! As part of the Mega Series, you'll hear from a number of industry experts and leaders across multiple topics like these to help you make important decisions within your own organization.

In this episode, VMblog is joined by industry expert, Jonas Bonér, CEO and Founder of Lightbend. Lightbend is leading the enterprise transformation toward real-time, cloud-native applications and setting the standard for cloud native architectures. Lightbend provides scalable, high-performance microservices frameworks and streaming engines for building data-centric systems that are optimized to run on cloud-native infrastructure.

Watch and learn as Bonér provides a quick overview of Lightbend and explains more about one of their solutions, Kalix. Find out what it is and does, and problems it solves. There are so many developer platforms in the market. So why should an organization use Kalix? What are the use cases for it? Listen as Bonér explores what makes Kalix unique, and how it provides long term sustainability of initiatives given economic instability and the skills gap issues. And also learn more about database-less and what that means.

Learn more about Lightbend at their Website: https://www.lightbend.com

And learn more about Kalix: https://www.kalix.io/

As part of our KubeCon + CloudNativeCon 2022 coverage, VMblog visited with Tom Leyden, VP of Marketing at Kasten by Veeam.

Kasten by Veeam is a leader in Kubernetes backup and disaster recovery. Its solution helps enterprises overcome Day 2 data management challenges to confidently run applications on Kubernetes. Kasten K10, its data management platform purpose-built for Kubernetes, provides enterprise operations teams an easy-to-use, scalable, and secure system for backup/restore, disaster recovery, and application mobility with unparalleled operational simplicity.

In this video, Tom Leyden provides a quick overview of the company, and then goes into more detail on how they fit within the ecosystem being discussed at KubeCon + CloudNativeCon 2022.  Learn more about the types of problems that they solve for users, and any specific use cases.

Listen in as Leyden provides a run down of the company's technology offerings, what it does, and what makes it unique and differentiated. Leyden also talks about a new announcement being made at KubeCon, get a sneak peek. Find out what big themes and trends Kasten expects for 2023, and hear what they plan on presenting on the keynote stage themselves.

Stick around until the end and watch a demo to learn more about KubeCampus, a great place with free Kubernetes courses with hands-on labs, video tutorials and badges.

Learn more about Kasten by visiting: https://www.kasten.io

Check out KubeCampus: https://kubecampus.io/

As part of our KubeCon + CloudNativeCon 2022 coverage, VMblog visited with Stephen Chin, VP of Developer Relations at JFrog.

The JFrog Platform enables software creators to power their entire software supply chain throughout the full binary lifecycle, so they can build, secure, distribute, and connect any source with any production environment. JFrog's hybrid, universal, multi-cloud DevOps platform is available as both self-managed and SaaS services across major cloud service providers.

In this video, Stephen Chin provides a quick overview of the company, and then goes into more detail on how they fit within the ecosystem being discussed at KubeCon + CloudNativeCon 2022.  Learn more about the types of problems that they solve for users, and any specific use cases.

Listen in as Chin provides a run down of the company's technology offerings, what it does, and what makes it unique and differentiated. Chin also talks about new announcements being made at KubeCon. And then, find out what big themes and trends JFrog expects for 2023.

Learn more about JFrog by visiting: https://jfrog.com

Open Source decentralized package network: https://pyrsia.io/

As part of our KubeCon + CloudNativeCon 2022 coverage, VMblog visited with Chris Chapman, CTO of MacStadium.

MacStadium is a private cloud and software-as-a-service leader delivering scalable and secure enterprise cloud solutions exclusively for macOS. The company's suite of advanced software-enabled infrastructure, combined with its innovative technology, delivers the security, performance, reliability and flexibility its customers require for successful app development on Apple devices. Powered by MacStadium, Orka (Orchestration with Kubernetes on Apple) is the only virtualization layer available for Mac build infrastructure based on Docker and Kubernetes technology.

In this video, Chris Chapman provides a quick overview of the company, and then goes into more detail on how they fit within the ecosystem being discussed at KubeCon + CloudNativeCon 2022. Learn more about the types of problems that they solve for users, and any specific use cases.

Listen in as Chapman provides a run down of the company's technology offerings, what it does, and what makes it unique and differentiated. Chapman also talks about new announcements being made at KubeCon. And then, find out what big themes and trends MacStadium expects for 2023.

Stick around until the end and watch a demo to learn more.

Learn more about MacStadium by visiting: https://www.macstadium.com

Go straight to Orka: https://www.macstadium.com/orka

As part of our KubeCon + CloudNativeCon 2022 coverage, VMblog visited with Alois Reitbauer, Chief Product Officer at Dynatrace.

The Dynatrace unified software intelligence platform combines broad and deep observability and continuous runtime application security with the most advanced AIOps to provide answers and intelligent automation from data at enormous scale. This enables innovators to modernize and automate cloud operations, deliver software faster and more securely, and ensure flawless digital experiences.

In this video, Alois Reitbauer provides a quick overview of the company, and then goes into more detail on how they fit within the ecosystem being discussed at KubeCon + CloudNativeCon 2022. Learn more about the types of problems that they solve for users, and any specific use cases.

Listen in as Reitbauer provides a run down of the company's technology offerings, what it does, and what makes it unique and differentiated. Reitbauer also talks about new announcements being made at KubeCon. And then, find out what big themes and trends Dynatrace expects for 2023.

Stick around until the end and watch a demo to learn more.

Learn more about Dynatrace by visiting: https://www.dynatrace.com

As part of our KubeCon + CloudNativeCon 2022 coverage, VMblog visited with Ronak Rahman, Developer Relations Manager at Quali.

Quali provides the leading platform for Environments-as-a-Service. Global 2000 enterprises rely on Quali's infrastructure automation and control plane platform to support the continuous delivery of application software at scale. Quali delivers greater control and visibility over infrastructure, so businesses can increase engineering productivity and velocity, understand and manage cloud costs, optimize infrastructure utilization and mitigate risk.

In this video, Ronak Rahman provides a quick overview of the company, and then goes into more detail on how they fit within the ecosystem being discussed at KubeCon + CloudNativeCon 2022. Learn more about the types of problems that they solve for users, and any specific use cases.

Listen in as Rahman provides a run down of the company's technology offerings, what it does, and what makes it unique and differentiated. Rahman also talks about a new announcement being made at KubeCon, get a sneak peek. And then, find out what big themes and trends Quali expects for 2023. Stick around until the end and watch a demo to learn more.

Learn more about Quali by visiting: https://www.quali.com

Get a free trial: https://www.quali.com/start-trial/

As part of our KubeCon + CloudNativeCon 2022 coverage, VMblog visited with Daniel Bryant, Head of Developer Relations, Ambassador Labs.

Ambassador Labs, the cloud native developer experience leader, enables developers to code, ship, and run applications faster and easier than ever. Maker of top Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF) open source projects, including Emissary-ingress and Telepresence, Ambassador Labs delivers a developer control plane for Kubernetes that integrates the development, deployment, and production infrastructure for developers and organizations worldwide.

In this video, Daniel Bryant provides a quick overview of the company, and then goes into more detail on how they fit within the ecosystem being discussed at KubeCon + CloudNativeCon 2022. Learn more about the types of problems that they solve for users, and any specific use cases.

Listen in as Bryant provides a run down of the company's technology offerings, what it does, and what makes it unique and differentiated. Bryant also talks about new announcements being made at KubeCon. And then, find out what big themes and trends Ambassador Labs expects for 2023.

Stick around until the end and watch a demo to learn more.

Learn more about Ambassador Labs by visiting: https://www.getambassador.io

As part of our KubeCon + CloudNativeCon 2022 coverage, VMblog visited with Saad Malik, CTO of Spectro Cloud.

Spectro Cloud enables organizations to deploy and manage Kubernetes in production, at scale. Its Palette enterprise Kubernetes management platform gives IT Operations and DevOps engineering teams effortless control of the full Kubernetes lifecycle even across multiple clouds, data centers, bare metal and edge environments. Ops teams are empowered to support their developers with curated Kubernetes stacks and tools based on their specific needs, with granular governance and enterprise-grade security.

In this video, Saad Malik provides a quick overview of the company, and then goes into more detail on how they fit within the ecosystem being discussed at KubeCon + CloudNativeCon 2022. Learn more about the types of problems that they solve for users, and any specific use cases.

Listen in as Malik provides a run down of the company's technology offerings, what it does, and what makes it unique and differentiated. Malik also talks about new announcements being made at KubeCon. And then, find out what big themes and trends Spectro Cloud expects for 2023.

Stick around until the end and watch a demo to learn more.

Learn more about Spectro Cloud by visiting: https://www.spectrocloud.com

Are you interested in learning more about topics like virtualization, cloud computing and End User Computing (EUC)? Here's your chance to do just that. The VMblog Mega Series is the perfect series for you!

As part of the Mega Series, you'll hear from a number of industry experts and leaders across multiple topics like these to help you make important decisions within your own organization.

In this episode, VMblog is joined by industry expert, Nico Zieck, the Director of Technology & Solutions at Liquit. With Liquit, companies gain maximum control over their application landscape and data flows. Liquit applications give quick and easy access to all possible applications, legacy or cloud based. Liquit Workspace provides employees with an easy to use work environment where they can access all applications and information they need, anytime, anyplace, and on every device.

Watch and learn as Zieck provides a quick overview of Liquit and explains where their solution lives within the end user computing ecosystem and what it looks like. Listen as Zieck explores the benefits that their solution provides to a business, and the problems they are solving for their clients. Hear how they differentiate themselves from the competition.

Watch and learn more about Liquit's Smart Icon Technology. And see it in action, as Zieck provides a demo of their solution.

Learn more about Liquit at their Website: https://www.liquit.com

Are you interested in learning more about topics like virtualization, cloud computing and End User Computing (EUC)? Here's your chance to do just that. The VMblog Mega Series is the perfect series for you!

As part of the Mega Series, you'll hear from a number of industry experts and leaders across multiple topics like these to help you make important decisions within your own organization.

In this episode, VMblog is joined by industry expert, Orest Lesyuk, Solutions Engineer at StarWind. StarWind is a virtualization pioneer focused on delivering Software-Defined Storage and Hyperconverged Infrastructure solutions designed to build high-performing, flexible, and resilient IT infrastructures for Enterprise ROBO, SMB & Edge.

Watch and learn as Lesyuk provides a quick overview of StarWind. Listen as Lesyuk explains and defines the differences between public, private, hybrid, and multi-cloud. Find out where he stands on the debate between public vs. private cloud, as he explores the benefits to selecting one over the other. He also describes where the industry is headed over the next couple of years. Thinking about the desktop, Lesyuk was also asked if VDI is still important, or has IT moved on? And he also talks about the challenges businesses face today with regard to virtualization and cloud computing.

Diving into the StarWind solution a bit deeper, we take a look at where they fit within the virtualization, cloud and EUC ecosystem, and explore the top benefits to businesses when choosing their solution. And before we end, we find out what StarWind is working on next.

Learn more about StarWind at their Website: https://www.starwindsoftware.com

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