IT as a Passion
This site is dedicated to all things IT with a primary focus on virtualization. As the name suggests, IT as a Passion (ITaaP), working in the IT business is more than a job for the author. It is a passion! The views and opinions expressed on this website are solely those of the original authors and other contributors.
First, let me start off by saying this is not a study guide to pass the VCAP5-DCA. With a little bit of searching, you will find plenty of study guides out there with tips on how to pass the VCAP5-DCA exam. I passed this exam just over a year ago but came across my...read more
IT Challenges: Migrating from one datacenter to another is never an easy challenge especially when downtime must be minimal. There are a few tools I have access to that could have been used to get the job done. These are VMware SRM, Veeam Backup & Replication, and...read more
I am frequently asked for the best method to learn VMware from people that have little to no experience using VMware products. While there are a lot of great resources available, such as blogs, forums, and online training, one of my favorite ways to learn something...read more
IT Challenges: Recently I had been trying to solve a problem with latency in a Microsoft 2012 R2 RDSH environment hosted on NetApp FAS storage and vSphere 5.5 Enterprise Plus. Storage was fast in terms of hard drive standards using 15k RPM SAS drives, and latency on...read more