Veeam – Public Cloud Options

Veeam announced this week that they have acquired N2WS Software, which adds to their portfolio a cloud native backup solution specifically for AWS.  This acquisition should certainly help Veeam push into the forefront of capabilities in regards to AWS, if not hopefully also speed up the release of the eagerly anticipated v10 of Backup and Replication …

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AWS Associate vs. VMware VCP

I passed the AWS Solutions Architect Associate exam this week, and rather than re-inventing the wheel with another recap post (you can find a great one here!) I wanted to do a little comparison.  I was thrust into the world of AWS earlier this year, so the learning curve was pretty steep in a short …

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vCloud Director Automation with RES

A while back, I needed to add a new tenant into our cloud environment.  I went through all the manual steps needed to carve out storage, compute and network resources, and after a little bit of trial and error, got the tenant deployed successfully into vCloud Director.  This process wasn't something I did fairly often, …

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