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Changing your Mindset – Monitoring Solutions are Necessary for Successful IT Digital Transformation

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 05:30

The way we consume technology is changing rapidly, and the term digital transformation seems to be used in many ways.  So, what does it mean?  To me it means that organizations have adopted their technology base, and have workflows and processes in place that are successful.  But now with technologic advancements changing and reshaping how […]

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Microsoft Teams announces external access, with caveats

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 05:30

When Microsoft announced its “Slack-killer” conversation-style Teams product, one piece of functionality was glaringly lacking – access into a team for people outside of your own organization. This week, external access was announced, but only partially. You can now invite guests into your teams IF they already have an Azure AD account (which for most […]

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#VMworld 2017 Brings New Features to VMware Workspace ONE Powered by AirWatch

Tue, 09/12/2017 - 05:30

At #VMworld 2017 US, VMware announced a number of new features and new innovations to VMware Workspace ONE powered by AirWatch, and their end user computing portfolio.  Let’s take a look at some of the things VMware has added to the already powerful software suite. One Platform to Rule All Devices One of the biggest […]

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Solaris changed our industry; lighting a candle

Tue, 09/05/2017 - 05:00

Solaris changed our industry. But according to reports, the Solaris operating system may be nearing death. Oracle, who acquired Sun Microsystems in 2010, has laid off most of the remaining staff who were working on Solaris. There will be support for the OS until 2030, but this news feels like it needs a memorial.   […]

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What to Expect at VMworld 2017

Thu, 08/24/2017 - 05:30

VMworld 2017 is just about to get into full swing. For all of your VMware fans out there, get ready for a week of fantastic announcements from the virtualization giant. Let’s take a look at what we can expect at VMworld 2017 The Keynotes The first clue on what to expect at VMworld 2017 can […]

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HPE Nimble Storage at Cloud Field Day

Wed, 08/23/2017 - 05:30

I recently was invited to Cloud Field Day in the Bay area.  While in attendance the group heard from many different companies.  One of them was HPE Nimble Storage.  I really didn’t know what to expect for this presentation, but as the discussion took form the strategy being used was quite interesting. Imagine this In […]

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Thwack – HOW TO WORK IN IT WITHOUT LOSING YOUR MIND

Tue, 08/22/2017 - 05:30

Recently I wrote a post for Solarwinds Thwack discussing “How to Work in IT Without Losing your mind”.  If you work in IT which I suspect you do this topic may hit you close to home.  From deciding what to learn, to long hours, this topic really could have gone anywhere, but in the end […]

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Rubrik at Cloud Field Day – Backup your Cloud Today

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 05:30

During Cloud Field Day in the Bay area we met with the Rubrik Team, Chris Wahl, Rebecca Fitzhugh and Andrew Miller.  I was excited to learn more about what they are doing with their product and the ability to do backups in the cloud.  More specifically their solutions work great with Amazon Web Services (AWS) […]

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Microsoft announces two new Azure regions in Australia

Tue, 08/15/2017 - 16:54

Australia’s capital city, Canberra, is a very important battle ground for the major technology vendors. Google and Microsoft both like to be seen in the press among the nation’s government heads and decision makers. While Google have had a few wins, Microsoft’s latest wins may give it the advantage in the Cloud wars within the […]

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Can rock stars fuel impostor syndrome, and what you need to know to protect yourself

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 05:05

If you’re in tech, you’ve probably heard of impostor syndrome. You’ve also most likely encountered so-called rock stars. But have you ever wondered if one feeds into the other? If the two are related, what can you do to protect yourself and keep a healthy view of your own talents and accomplishments? Words construct our […]

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Amazon Connect Expands to Europe

Tue, 08/08/2017 - 05:30

Recently, Amazon Connect expanded its offering to Europe, in the Frankfurt AWS Region.  Previously, Amazon Connect was only available in the in the US East and Asia Pacific regions.  When we think of AWS, many of us technologists begin to think of instances hosting our applications in the cloud.  The fact of the matter is […]

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ServiceNow at Cloud Field Day – Not just for IT Anymore

Mon, 08/07/2017 - 13:10

Recently I attended Cloud Field Day in the Bay area an one of the product presentations was delivered by ServiceNow.  I have used ServiceNow, and I instantly think helpdesk solution.  As the team unveiled their current initiatives it became clear that they are doing quite a bit more for the business side as well, and […]

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NetApp at Cloud Field Day

Thu, 08/03/2017 - 05:30

I recently attended Cloud Field Day in the Bay area and one of the companies I had the privilege of meeting with for a product strategy review was NetApp.  If you are familiar with NetApp they are traditionally a storage provider, but they are moving forward with a new visionary shift that will change them […]

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Implement Windows Server 2016 Active Directory

Wed, 08/02/2017 - 05:30

Windows 2016 has been out some time now.  As as older operating systems continue to become outdated, and become closer to end of life Windows 2016 should be on your mind for your next Active Directory upgrade.  IT professionals and security teams are also are very interested in the why and how of the latest […]

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All-New Cisco Catalyst 9000 Series Switches

Thu, 07/27/2017 - 05:30

Earlier in my career I did quite a bit of work with Cisco Catalyst switches. Lately, I’ve been mostly working with Cisco Nexus products, due to the time I’ve been spending in the data center. I was excited to see Cisco recently refreshed their Catalyst line of switches by introducing the Cisco Catalyst 9000 Series […]

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Microsoft Inspire delivers new Cloud products

Tue, 07/18/2017 - 05:30

Washington DC recently hosted Microsoft Inspire, the rebranded name for the company’s Worldwide Partner Conference. Alongside the One Commercial Partner announcement (a restructure of how the company engages with partners of all sizes), they snuck in some Cloud product news too. Microsoft 365 Not known for their brilliance with product names, Microsoft released Microsoft 365 […]

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Introducing Cisco UCS M5 C-Series Rack Servers

Tue, 07/11/2017 - 16:05

Cisco has just introduced their brand new Cisco UCS M5 platform. Let’s look at some of the improvements from the Cisco UCS M4 platform, which was a formidable platform in itself. The improvements to the Cisco UCS M5 platform are all about taking things to the next level. This Cisco UCS M5 platform comes in […]

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VMworld Planning time is upon us – strategies to help you plan

Thu, 07/06/2017 - 05:15

It’s July, and that means it’s officially time to start your VMworld planning. This is a show for which you really need a game plan. I’m not just saying this because I work for VMware now, I’m saying this from years of experience. VMworld has everything:  You (or your company) has already committed the money […]

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No backups in Office 365 – What should you do to protect your data?

Tue, 06/27/2017 - 05:30

Recently we discussed the fact that there aren’t any backups in Office 365 at Brianmadden.com.  This can be frightening at first glance, due to many reasons. First and foremost our users are expecting more and more from IT.  In the event that something happens to your data in the Office 365 platform, what can be […]

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Cloud Compliance and AWS

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 05:30

In the early days of the cloud, many organizations who needed to worry about compliance would not even look at the cloud. They had enough trouble managing compliance on premises, how on Earth would why manage in the cloud? Cloud compliance was, and still is very important to many organizations. These cloud compliance requirements spurred […]

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