I’m Already a Virtualization Expert. I Have to Understand Networking, Too?

IT organizations need their team members to develop skills from multiple domain areas of expertise (ex: Compute, Network, Storage, etc.).  The rise in popularity of converged (and even hyper-converged) infrastructure solutions further attests to this need.

Enter Networking for VMware Administrators: a book to help Virtualization Experts better understand how our physical and virtual networks work.

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Thoughts on VMware’s VCP Recertification Policy

VMware recently announced that the VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Certification will have a recertification requirement effective March 10, 2014.  It will be interesting to see how the vCommunity reacts to the news.  My vBrownBag Colleague, Jonathan Frappier, started a great discussion on his blog regarding the announcement, and I thought that I’d post a few thoughts of my own. Continue reading “Thoughts on VMware’s VCP Recertification Policy”