Tag: Storage

How to free up space on VMware vCenter Appliance

How to free up space on VMware vCenter Appliance

vCenter is an appliance. It's a purpose built, hardened *nix appliance that can be something of a black box to some. When there are operational ... Read More

My Site has gone down for the SECOND time (and hopefully the last!)

My Site has gone down for the SECOND time (and hopefully the last!)

If you are a regular reader of this blog, you will remember that a while ago, I switched over to WordPress on AWS.  The transition ... Read More

Missing EMC VxRail nodes; VMware vCenter blissfully unaware.

Missing EMC VxRail nodes; VMware vCenter blissfully unaware.

I logged into my VxRail manager today and found the Overall System Health to be Critical.  Yikes! While digging into the Health tab, the VXRAIL ... Read More

Those are some BIG log files you have there buddy!

Those are some BIG log files you have there buddy!

Sometimes a well run, stable production environment that runs and runs and runs is hiding some hidden dangers from you.  My client was recently doing ... Read More

Dropbox extensions to make your life easier

Dropbox extensions to make your life easier

I just recently read a post from a favorite blog of mine by Vladan about some right click enhancements he uses with Dropbox.  Inspired, I ... Read More

What is EMC’s new VPLEX?

Jeff Miller attended EMC World with us this year and wrote up a quick post regarding his high level understanding of EMC’s new VPLEX. I ... Read More

Drobo iSCSI SAN Discount courtesy of Tech Field Day

Drobo iSCSI SAN Discount courtesy of Tech Field Day

If you remember my trip to Tech Field Day, Data Robotics was one of the companies we went to see.  Data Robotics is the creator ... Read More

Job Opportunity : Senior VMware/Citrix Engineer : 120k Base + 18% – 20% Bonus : NYC Area.

Job Opportunity : Senior VMware/Citrix Engineer : 120k Base + 18% – 20% Bonus : NYC Area.

If the coming New Year is signaling a time for a new change and you're in the NYC area, you might want to check out ... Read More

Dell ExtPart.exe ; Extend Volumes Easily.

Dell ExtPart.exe ; Extend Volumes Easily.

There are literally half a dozen different ways to extend a volume and here is one more. :) This Dell utility will expand boot drives ... Read More

Why we recommend Enterprise Storage Solutions

Why we recommend Enterprise Storage Solutions

I love people who are passionate about what they do and I love Technologists that are passionate about the technologies they work with.  Although I ... Read More