Category Archives: General

New Challenge – Touchdown at VMware

By | February 4, 2016

In May 2012, I made a conscious decision to identify a route to elevating my career.  I decided to jump into the deep end and transitioned into consulting from a pure infrastructure (VMware customer) background. Xtravirt Limited (VMware Enterprise Partner) afforded me that opportunity to enhance my career, which I’m extremely grateful for.  The folks I’ve worked with are incredibly… Read More »

Group Policy – VDI, Best Practices and Tools

By | October 11, 2014

Refresh Group Policy I hear you mutter?  It’s nothing new on the scene or ground breaking, it’s been around for years, everyone has heard of it and used the technology.  It’s extremely powerful and efficient at what it does though – if designed, implemented and managed correctly, like all technology. Anyway, having recently worked on Group Policy and… Read More »

VMware vExpert 2014 Award

By | May 6, 2014

A little late to the party, however I’m delighted to be announce I’ve been awarded and recognised as VMware vExpert for 2014! For those readers who are not familiar with VMware vExpert, here’s an extract from the official pages at VMware. The annual VMware vExpert title is given to individuals who have significantly contributed to the community of… Read More »

Welcome: My journey to blogging…

By | October 1, 2013

Welcome and thank you for visiting Back in 2009, I began to research Virtualization to solve business challenges for a company I previously worked for.  It was a tough period as many businesses in the UK had been affected by a recession.  My objectives as IT Infrastructure Manager were to provide ‘more for less’, cutting costs, enabling the… Read More »