vToolbelt – August 2019

I’ve been on Summer Hiatus; but summer break is one of those good things that must eventually come to an end.    I hope that everyone has found some time to get away and re-charge your batteries during the busy summer season. Upcoming Events Central Ohio VMUG – 8/6/19 COVMUG is…

vToolbelt – April 2019

We are full on into spring.  The flowers are blooming, and I am cutting grass twice a week.  Welcome to the April 2019 edition of vToolBelt.   vSphere 6.7 Update 2 is the big news this month.  It is out and hot. We will also cover VMware Project Skyline. For those…

vToolBelt – March 2019

vToolbelt March 2019 Welcome to the middle of March and Saint Patrick’s Day!  February flew by so fast I missed it. Conference season is starting to spin up.  In this edition of vToolbelt, we have important information for those upgrading to Horizon 7.8 or NSX 6.4.4.    There are also a…

vToolbelt – January 2019

Welcome to Janaury!  It is pretty chilly here in Ohio; but fortunately my hands are warm enough to type and bring you some VMware news!  Light a fire, pull up a chair and read on for some virtualization news! Upcoming Events VMware 2019 Technology Outlook webcast Join VMware vSphere Experts…

vToolBelt – December 2018

Upcoming Events Central Ohio VMware Users Group (12/18) – Join COVMUG for the final meeting of the year! Meeting Agenda: 8:30 AM: Peer Networking with Morning Refreshments 9:00 AM: Pure Data Freedom – Kyle Keller and Matt Montes, Pure Storage 9:45 AM: Break 10:00 AM: The Trials and Tribulations of…

vToolBelt – October 2018

Hello!  Time has flown and it’s time for another vToolBelt!      I am adding a new feature called Product Watch.  This will call out any VMware Products that are headed into End of General Support within the next 6 months.  The other big topic is the release of vSphere 6.7 Update…

vToolbelt – September 2018

Upcoming Events VMware Evolve Columbus (10/16) – Join VMware at the Hyatt Regency in Columbus and catch up on the latest from VMworld – and learn from customers and experts on how to assess your current environment and refine your strategy.  There are tracks for IT Pros as well as…

vToolbelt – August 2018

After a short summer hiatus, vToolbelt is back with VMware updates you will want to see! Important News L1 Terminal Fault (Speculative Execution) Vulnerability –  At 10am PDT Tuesday, August 14th – Intel disclosed a vulnerability in their processors calledL1 Terminal Fault (or L1TF).  By continuing this speculative execution in these cases,…

vToolbelt – May 2018

Upcoming Events Toledo VMUG (6/27/18) – There will be an HCI discussion and presentation about Expedient’s datacenter. Get more information and register here. Cincinnati VMUG UserCON (11/2/18) – Save the date and plan to be at the Sharonville Convention Center on November 2nd for the VMUG UserCon in Cincinnati.  Visit the VMUG.COM…

vToolbelt – April 2018

Upcoming Events AppDefense 101 Webcast (multiple dates) – Join us to learn how VMware AppDefense makes threat detection and response an intrinsic component of your virtualized applications and data. VMware Security SME Geoff Shukin will cover the unique approach AppDefense takes to protecting your applications – a focus on understanding and…