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Andrew Wood
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Handy summary on Microsoft's container resources from Aidan Finn
Mark Russinovich gave us a bit more detail on how Hyper-V containers work, showed the compatibility with Windows Server Containers, and talked Azure plans.
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Microsoft announced that Azure Backup for Azure IaaS virtual machines (VMs) was released to generally availability yesterday. Personally, I think this removes a
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Every so often another attempt is made by the vendor community to put a definition to what we call “...
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In my previous post I tested disk performance base on Windows 2008 R2 servers. All the servers was installed using the same build (image for Terminal Services/XenApp service). In the past I’ve done...
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Virtual worlds make up most of the entire VR experience. In a virtual setting, the user is being transported and given an appropriate personification – in the form of a character – as if it was in the real world. Thanks to powerful VR hardware we have today, the virtual world experience is as ...
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Given his role at VMware, and seeing how busy he now is I can only stands up and applaud the person who wrote down what Shawn Bass was saying so it could be put into a blog.  Given the speed at which Shawn Bass says things. Which is fast. Very Fast. With extra very.  
By Shawn Bass, chief technology officer, desktop technologies, End-User Computing, VMware Leading up to VMworld US event in San Francisco, I posted a blog covering my Top 10 must see End-User Computing related sessions for the event in San Francisco. With VMworld Europe just over a week away, I thought it would be a great opportunity to …
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free testing tool for hyperconverged environments from VMware's tyres kicked - "a wrapper around vdbench and while there are limitations to this tool, its a good start" - useful stuff
() VMware's VSAN group recently announced a free storage performance testing tool for Hyperconverged Infrastructure (HCI), the HCI benchmark or HCIbench. While stressing traditional arrays with I/O or bandwidth tests is fairly well understood, applying synthetic tests to HCI gear requires a careful approach and a steep learning curve.
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This week I attended my first ever BriForum in London. Being mindful of the expense involved, I actually opted to submit a session to try and get around the problem of forking out cold hard cash to attend. I was suitably surp...
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Solutions Engineer
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Desktop Virtualisation , Technical Writing, Presenting
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  • Atlantis Computing
    Solutions Engineer, 2013 - present
  • Gilwood CS
    Director, 2007 - 2013
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Introduction

I've been specializing in in delivering and optimizing server and application virtualization solutions for over 15 years. As well as being a Chartered Engineer and a Chartered IT Professional I have been a Microsoft MVP for Terminal Services and I am a Citrix CTP.

As well as the day job, I contribute to a number of virtualization analysis sites and groups  providing independent analysis, white papers and a cheery grin.

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CEng, CITP, MBCS, Citrix CTP
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Sunderland
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