What’s new and how to one click upgrade to NSX 6.4.x ?

Mariusz Kaczorek got a look from WMware at what’s new with NSX 6.4.0 at Networking Field Day last week. He highlights the one-click upgrade available, then digs into the Application Rule Manager and Identity Firewall features of the release.

HPE – InfoSight and Cloud Volumes

At Cloud Field Day last year, Mariusz Kaczorek heard from HPE about InfoSight and Cloud Volumes. Both show the integration of the company’s recent acquisition of Nimble Storage. For Mariusz, the advances he saw with InfoSight are a clear signal that the autonomous data center is well on its way.

Deep visibility of cloud by Gigamon

At Cloud Field Day this summer, Mariusz Kaczorek saw Gigamon’s latest solution for hybrid cloud visibility. He got a deep dive into the Gigamon Visibility Platform for AWS, which uses agents on an EC2 instance to mirror traffic to gain insights into what’s going through the cloud.

Rubrik – a software-defined platform for modern datacenter?

At Cloud Field Day this summer, Mariusz Kaczore got to see the latest updates from Rubrik. Mariusz really liked to Rubrik’s approach to backups, not focusing on monitoring backup jobs directly, but instead measuring results against a SLA. He also highlighted their Rubrik OnCloud, which lets you archive VMs in the cloud.

Protection and instant access of Microsoft SQL database – DevOps with Actifio

Tech Field Day presentations are always informative, but it’s always great when a presentation directly helps someone solve a problem. Mariusz Kaczorek remembered a presentation from Actifio at last June’s Tech Field Day event. In this post, he took what he saw from Actifio to solve an access issue with Microsoft SQL Server backups.

VMs are houses, containers are apartments!

VMs are houses, containers are apartments!

Long awaited features in the next version of Zerto

Long awaited features in the next version of Zerto

Mariusz Kaczorek

System Architect (~ 15 years experience) with strong background as a System Administrator, Engineer and focused on Data Center Solutions: Virtualization/Cloud Computing and Storage/Backup Systems. A holder of IT certifications such as: MCSE:2003/2008, MCSE:Server Infrastructure, MCSE: Private Cloud, VCAP5-DCA/DCD, VCP 4/5-DV, VCP-DT, VCP-Cloud, VCP-NV, NCDA.