Brian is Sr.Director of Cloud Solutions at EMC, as well as founder of Cloudcast Media. He is a VMware vExpert, holds CCIE #3077, and an MBA from Wake Forest. Brian's industry viewpoints and writings can also be found on twitter (@bgracely), on his blog "Clouds of Change" (http://cloudsofchange.com) and he co-hosts the award-winning weekly podcast "The Cloudcast (.NET)" (http://thecloudcast.net) with Aaron Delp (@aarondelp). Brian is a DZone MVB and is not an employee of DZone and has posted 210 posts at DZone. You can read more from them at their website. View Full User Profile
Description: Brian talks with
Angelo Luciani (@AngeloLuciani) and Eric Wright (@discoposse) about
their Virtual Design Masters contest (Season 2), how VMUGs are changing,
how Home Labs are evolving and the choices IT professionals are making
about next-gen technologies for 2014 and 2015.
Topic 1 -You two are the face of the VMware communities in Canada, so tell us a little about yourselves?
Topic 2 - I was recently listening to the VUPAAS podcast and Eric talked about this contest you’re running (Virtual Design Master) to highlight people doing cool things with operations. Tell us about that.
- Let’s talk about VMware communities. I’m specifically interested in
your view on a couple areas: (a) non-vendor participation, (b)