Episode 41 - Pratical tips to writing an internal SLA

October 30, 2011

In this episode, Rick Vanover hosts and Simone Bennett co-hosts Hayden McManus. Hayden has a leadership role for both the AU Techheads site and his professional responsibilities at CommIT. Topics discussed include how an internal Service Level Agreement (SLA) should be drafted, what to look out for and how to communicate this to your organization.

This is Hayden's first time on the show, so he is on the hot seat for "Three Views from You."


Episode 40 - VMworld, vSphere 5 and other stuff

October 24, 2011

In this episode, Rick Vanover welcomes Douglas Carson. While Doug wasn't able to attend VMworld in Copenhagen, many things caught his interest last week. Rick and Doug talk about some of the news and events related to VMworld which focuses around vSphere 5, dubbed by Doug as the "storage release." Other topics of discussion include Distributed Power Management (DPM) and advanced nesting of hypervisors. Two good blog posts for nesting hypervisors comes from William Lam and Ricky El-Qasem were mentioned in this episode. Tune in!


Special episode from VMworld #2

October 19, 2011

In this episode, Rick Vanover welcomes Roy Mikes and Arjan Timmerman. Roy blogs at http://www.mikes.eu and is on Twitter at  @teovmy.  Arjan blogs at: http://www.vdicloud.nl/ and is on Twitter at @Arjantim. Roy and Arjan both are based in the Netherlands and are sharing their opinions from their first VMworld event in this special episode of the Veeam Community podcast from VMworld 2011 in Copenhagen.


Episode 39 - Who is Kendrick Coleman?

October 10, 2011

In this episode, Rick Vanover hosts Kendrick Coleman. Kendrick (or Kenny) is a virtualization professional based in Louisville, KY. Kenny also blogs at KendrickColeman.com and has presented a few times at VMworld. In this episode, Rick and Kenny talk about virtualization home labs and a miscellaneous state of the union regarding virtualization.

Kenny is in the hot seat for "Three Views from You."


Episode 38 - Backup Academy is Now in Session!

October 2, 2011

In this episode, Rick Vanover welcomes Elias Khnaser and this episode is co-hosted by Megan Mescher. Elias is a Technology Officer at Sigma Solutions in Chicago. Elias is a vExpert, popular blogger, author of many books and a contributor to Backup Academy. In this episode Megan and Rick ask Elias a number of questions about Backup Academy (Twitter @BckpAcademy), a free virtualization and data protection training resource for people getting started with virtualization.