London VMUG July 2011

It’s not even a month since the last London VMUG event and the agenda for the next one has been released. The next meeting is on Thursday 14th July and is sponsored by Arista, Embotics and Vision Solutions. The London VMUG Steering Committee are delighted to invite you to our next event. Following on from the success of the new format unveiled at the May 12th VMUG, we will continue with multiple tracks and a vCOPS focused lab, along with a Genius Bar from VMware GSS to answer any burning issues you might have.  Details are below and we are grateful to our sponsors – Arista Networks, Embotics and Vision Solutions. IMPORTANT: If you wish to participate in Alan's PowerCLI session and/or lab, you MUST bring your own laptop/client device … [Read more...]

London VMUG May 12th 2011

It barely seems like 5 minutes since the last London VMUG but at the same time it feels like so long ago too. But it's April and the agenda has been set for the next London VMUG and registration is now open. The theme for this VMUG is "Journey to the Cloud" and it marks a departure from the format that the London VMUG has adopted up until this point. This time there will be two content tracks to choose from and some live labs available (in the same sort of style (but not scale) as VMworld). The agenda as it currently stands is: 10.00 – 10.20 – Welcome, Alaric Davies, Chairman 10.20 – 11.00 –  presententation & demo the vCloud1 -Greg Branch, Director of Architecture, Colt and Dan Senior, Virtualisation Architect, Colt 1.00 … [Read more...]

London VMUG February 25th

The next date for the London VMUG was announced this morning. It is on Thursday 25th February 2010. The proposed agenda (shamelessly pinched from the announcement page on VMware Communities) is: 1100 – 1200 (Optional) PowerCLI / Powershell workshop - Alan Renouf. Please bring your own curly brackets. 12:30 – 13:00 Arrive & Refreshments 13:00 – 13:20 Welcome & News - Alaric Davies 13:20 – 14:00 Sponsor Presentation - Chris Hammans, Pano Logic Real world vSphere deployment experiences - Stuart Thompson (Mostly) Zero downtime DC migration for Dummies - Jonathan Medd 15:00 - 15:20 Refreshment break ESX home lab update, virtualizing Terminal Server workloads - Simon Gallagher Thin provisioning and capacity planning in a virtual … [Read more...]