Category Archives: EMC

Publishing EMC ViPR Blueprints with vCloud Automation Center Advanced Services

One Portal To Rule Them All vCloud Automation Center’s self service portal is designed to be a “one-stop-shop” for all of your cloud provisioning needs. The ultimate goal is that the service consumer is able to execute a request for the complete end to end service that meets their business need. Imagine a scenario where the service consumer is a junior sysadmin, let’s call him Ted, wants to deploy new… Read More »

EMC Virtual Lab: VIPR, VNX, and Isilon on a Soapbox

We live in strange times. People have compared nested ESXi hosts to the movie “Inception”, but that is the tip of the iceberg. In this era of the Software Defined Data Center Enterprise you can define software that defines software that defines software that somewhere eventually defines hardware. I’m neither kidding or being extreme. Nowhere can I find a better example of this than my EMC lab that has no EMC… Read More »