Right away from the new vmware Certifications 2019 we have another great news that the mandatory re-certification requirement will be removed from all current certifications.
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I’m honored that have been invited again from the Organizer in Chief at Tech Field Day Stephen Fossket – Thank you for the invitation, it’s always awesome to meet you in person & your crew as well as other delegates!
This time we had everything related to Cloud (Storage, Networking, Data Protection, Monitoring etc) so we had great companies to present their solutions and products:
About delegates – what to say, all of them very focused on the Cloud technologies with true experience about it, we talked and give our feedback for the company’s solutions, so here they are: @AtherBeg @vDestination @DugiDM @jpiscaer @KeithWardWrite @KenNalbone @LFoverskov @nickjanetakis @stingray92 @RaffaPol @nathaniel_avery
More to say, it wasn’t just the event about the Cloud, we had a great time and lot of fun visiting lot of the places like: Seti Institute, Apple Park, Docker Inc, Doing TFD podcast, Startup Escape Room in San Francisco etc.
For full coverage of the this event check Nick’s post (friend of mine & TFD delegate) … here
Stephen’s photos from Cloud Field Day 4 >>> Check here
For more in details you can check here
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I’m honored to be awarded for the 2nd time as vExpert – 2018! – Thank you vmware – great to be part of this unique vCommunity group!
Friday (March 9, 2018) … was send the knock knock emails for the vExpert awards to the people who are amazing to the vCommunity. Congrats to all new and renewed people and keep it up with your vCommunity activities and support!
Check the official announcements here
I can say that the RVTools is one of the best and an awesome free tool to collect almost all the necessary information about your vSphere environment! Number of the downloaded copies can talk a lot, so there are around 900 000 downloads
Check out the new version of the RVTools 3.10
New version details:
If you like this tool you can donate it here!
Vembu is a leading software product development that has been focussing on Backup and Disaster Recovery software for data centers over a decade. It’s flagship offering- the BDR Suite of products consists of VMBackup for VMware vSphere and Hyper-V, Disk Image backups for Physical machines, Workstations. Backing up individual files and folders to physical servers and cloud can be performed with Vembu Network Backup and Online Backup respectively.
Moreover, it has multiple flexible deployment like on-site, off-site and to the cloud through single user interface. Another offering of the Vembu BDR Suite is to be able to configure item level backups like Microsoft Exchange Servers, Sharepoint, SQL, My SQL, Office 365, G Suite etc., This latest version of Vembu BDR Suite v3.8.0 has come out with the few notable features in two major offerings- one unlimited features for three virtual machines and the second thing being able to backup unlimited virtual machines with restricted features.
This latest Free edition of Vembu BDR Suite was designed understanding the setbacks by any common IT Administrator. Thence making Vembu an important name in the market for backup vendor for its enterprise level product for SMBs. This free edition is free forever and IT administrators can continue managing their backups with the trial version without any feature restriction. Let’s take a plunge into the detailed features of this Free edition.
Unlimited features for Limited environment(3 VMs):
Using the Vembu BDR Suite in its trial version does not require purchasing a license. This category of the Free edition offers unlimited features and few of them are listed below:
All the above major features are included in this free edition for 3 virtual machines. Let’s get to know those restricted features for unlimited virtual machines.
Restricted Features for unlimited virtual machines:
All the features mentioned above for limited business environment will be applicable for this categories with few restrictions in the features. They are:
Backup and recovery holds good for both physical and virtual environments and makes granular recovery possible with great ease.You will able to scale out your storage, secure your individual backup jobs with in-built deduplication, encryption and compression that makes its own file system called, the VembuHIVE.
This latest Free edition thus becomes one of the most business-friendly and a complete backup solution. That being said, It can be suitable for both testing and production environments! Their out-of-the box policy- backup for all was hailed even at the recent VMworld event, Las Vegas.
Well, there is nothing left to ponder now. It’s time to make the right decision. It could be done right away with getting started with their Free edition of Vembu BDR Suite on a 30 days free trial. Click here.
SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) is an integrated environment for accessing, configuring, managing, administering, and developing all components of SQL Server. SSMS 16.3 release includes initial beta support to allow SSMS to display appropriately on high-resolution monitors.
For more info about this update you can read >>> here
For everything about the SSMS you can check >>> here
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Microsoft just announced the release of the 3 new MCSA Certifications about the SQL Server 2016, which will cover professional work with on-premises and cloud based databases.
Database Development – with exams:
70-761 > Querying Data with T-SQL
70-762 > Developing SQL Databases
Database Administration – with exams:
70-764 – Administering a SQL Database Infrastructure
70-765 – Provisioning SQL Databases
Business Intelligence Development – with exams:
70-767 – Implementing a SQL Data Warehouse
70-768 – Developing SQL Data Models
So, the exams 70 – 762 / 765 / 768 are scheduled to be released on September 2016.
For more details, click here