DIY COVID19 BAR

Hello there so 2020 wasn’t what any of us expected, the whole world went into LOCKDOWN and everything came to a standstill, with home working and home schooling becoming the norm, so after several discussions with the CFO (Wife), we decided to make some changes to the garden by introducing something different  “Our very own BAR”. So I thought I’d share some notes on how we took on this project and how we achieved and opened “The Drunken Monkey”. Requirements Here goes the list of what we believe the requirements were with the one constraint when we started this project. […]

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DIY – Ice Bucket Table

Hi I thought I’d share my DIY projects during these troublesome times so here goes to my 1st DIY project of COVID-19. The idea We purchased 4 seats that had the requirement for a small table, but we also had requirements for an Ice Bucket to keep the drinks chilled, ta da Brain wave……. Let’s make a Ice Bucket Table So the project begins one lovely Saturday morning after painting the fence and having a plastic paint bucket left over, so the hunt is on what else do I need to make an Ice bucket table. A plastic bucket A […]

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Kemp 360 Application Experience

Kemp 360 Application Experience (AX) Fabric Kemp have recently re-branded from “KEMP Technologies” to be simply KEMP and have a modern way to load balance your applications, in this post I’m going to provide an overview of their latest product which supports hundreds of use cases across any combination of platform types, including physical, virtual, cloud, or multi-cloud environments. The Kemp 360 Application Experience (AX) Fabric is an elastic and infinitely scalable application delivery and load balancing interconnect. The Kemp 360 AX Fabric combines best-in-class load balancing, centralized management and predictive analytics to enable customers to deliver an optimal application […]

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Zerto 7 is GA

Zerto 7 Release On Tuesday, April 16th Zerto announced the official release of Zerto 7 for general availability their new Zerto 7.0 IT Resilience Platform. Zerto 7 is designed for an era of application complexity and cloud adoption. Zerto 7.0 replaces periodic backup with continuous data protection combined with powerful journaling technology for both short-term and long-term data retention. This release converges disaster recovery, backup and cloud mobility into a single platform. Zerto 7 solves today’s digital business needs for continuous IT and Business Operations by addressing key customer challenges such as complexity, slow recovery speeds and lengthy backup windows, […]

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Welcome to Team @NEVMUG

Welcome to the North East VMUG Leadership Team It is with great pleasure that we welcome Craig Gilbert to the North East VMUG Leadership Team. Craig has been a VMUG member since the first VMUG of 2014 and his passion and enthusiasm will help us grow our community further in 2019/20. Craig is passionate about technology, and in particular, VMware products and services, he has the enthusiasm and drive to help spread knowledge around the local community and help like-minded people come together to grow their skills and broaden their professional network, collaborating with the other VMUGs to share ideas […]

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AWS North East User Group – Recap

Last week we were pleased to host our 1st AWS North East User Group event of 2019, and to kick off the year we lifted the bar slightly with a new sponsor from “God’s Country”. This was the 3rd event since the re-boot of the user group where we have visited 3 different locations across the North East of England (Newcastle, South Shields and Sunderland). The plan is to visit a different region with each event we host to build on the community as we move across the North east. This event was sponsored by Tombola in Sunderland and we […]

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North East VMUG Feb 2019 – ReCap

Last Thursday (7th Feb 2019) was our very first North East VMUG (NEVMUG) event of 2019 and what an event we had scheduled, we had keynote speakers from across the world arriving in Newcastle to dazzle our attendees with the latest trends in virtualization, we managed to secure and reunite “The original @vmware #TheWreckingCrew” Duncan Epping, Frank Denneman and Rawlinson Rivera along with Zerto’s top evangelist Gijsbert Janssen van Doorn in little old “Damp and drizzly” Newcastle. So let’s look at the agenda and the discussion points we put together for the NEVMUG event.….. WOW all current HOT Topics !!! Let’s kick […]

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