Category Archives: Social Media

SNLDD Episode #9: Can’t We All Just Get Along?

The storage wars of the mid/late 2000s were fairly legendary, at least that was my take on it from an outsiders viewpoint. There was a period from around 2008-2011 where it went pretty hot and heavy,  with the various corporate bloggers/evangelists of … Continue reading

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Vote for Bacon!

It’s that time of the year again, the annual voting for the Top 100 Virtualization Blogs over at vSphere-Land. Last year was the first time my site was considered for the award and I came in a #177. I’m hoping … Continue reading

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Google Reader – Oh How I will Miss Thee

I could have written this post. T-Minus 14 days till the immanent demise of Google Reader, a product I’ve used for a number of years on a daily basis for simple consumption of media. Sad Fact: I have google reader … Continue reading

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Kermit the Frog Gives a Semi-Technical Presentation

Otherwise known as #EngineersUnplugged. There is nothing more humbling than seeing yourself on video dissemble about technology with a whiteboard in the hallway of a hotel after a near week long fun-fest of technology discussions, and long nights schmoozing with your peers. … Continue reading

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CloudCred: Team vExperts

   vExperts we are assembling a CloudCred team of unparalleled awesomeness.  (btw, it helps if you link it) Cloud Cred is a professional peer-based ranking system that makes it easy to identify the most credible, up-to-date and follow-worthy experts on … Continue reading

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I took a vacation and forgot to read stuff

Fun fact: this was the first holiday period I have didn’t have to work through in probably the last 12 years. Vacation or Holiday downtime in the past has consisted of me carrying my phone and laptop around with me … Continue reading

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VMworld 2012: Smithers unleash the hounds

So VMworld 2012 is right around the corner. Unlike last year when I went and had no idea who/what/where/why/how this year I have a pretty good understanding of what I want to do, who I want to meetup with, yadda … Continue reading

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So your VMWorld Session got denied too.

Well join the club. Honestly, I’m not entirely surprised, but I still held out hope that I could get the nod. It was my first submission, and won’t be my last. I have mad ideas for next year. #Dr.EvilLaugh That … Continue reading

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RUN! Podcast #4, have a listen

So I was invited to be a participant on the RUN! podcast a while back and it was just released today. I have been listening to a number of podcasts in the tech space for some time and find them … Continue reading

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Opening a can of worms

The limitation of the Kindle Fire are being discussed on G+ by Doug Hazelman and Rick Vanover of Veeam. Good stuff.

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