About Ather Beg

Ather Beg is a technology and virtualisation blogger and is Chief Virtualogist at Virtualogists Ltd, which is a consultancy focusing on virtualised solutions. Ather has worked in IT for over 20 years and contributes his findings on this blog. In addition to holding several industry-related certifications, he has also been awarded vExpert status by VMware.
10 09, 2018

Farewell Atos – Hello….

By |2018-09-10T10:13:27+00:00September 10th, 2018|Non-Technical|2 Comments

This blog should have come out last week but... A little over two years ago, I decided to join Atos as a Cloud Architect. People who follow me will know that my last few career decisions have been mainly influenced by the need to care for my parents. My role at Atos allowed me to [...]

22 08, 2018

Aviatrix – Cloud Networking Made Easy

By |2018-08-23T10:01:28+00:00August 22nd, 2018|Cloud, Cloud Field Day, Networking, Strategy, Tech Field Day|2 Comments

Aviatrix Systems presented their product "Aviatrix" at Cloud Field Day 4. For those who don't know, they are all about multi-cloud networking and automation of it. Their aim is to simplify cloud networking for hybrid scenarios in a secure and scalable way. Major public clouds like AWS, Azure and Google are already supported and support [...]

21 08, 2018

SoftNAS Cloud: Cloud Unlocker Storage?

By |2018-08-28T21:49:43+00:00August 21st, 2018|Cloud, Cloud Field Day, Storage, Strategy, Tech Field Day|2 Comments

SoftNAS Cloud is the flagship product that was presented at Cloud Field Day 4 by SoftNAS Inc. According to them, SoftNAS Cloud is a "data control and management" platform which enables companies to move their applications to the public cloud quickly. In doing so, they claim to have flexible solutions, ultra-fast transfer speeds and aim [...]

6 08, 2018

Cloud Field Day 4 (#CFD4) : A Heads-Up

By |2018-08-06T19:07:19+00:00August 6th, 2018|Cloud Field Day|1 Comment

A couple of weeks back, I finally decided to put my hat in the ring to become a Tech Field Day delegate. For those who don't know, Tech Field Day is a set of events hosted by Stephen Foskett and his team, where technology vendors get together with techies/bloggers/engineers of their field and have focussed discussions [...]

19 06, 2018

Release: VMware vRealize Network Insight 3.8

By |2018-06-19T18:47:42+00:00June 19th, 2018|Log Insight, Virtualization, vRealize Log Insight, vRealize Network Insight|0 Comments

After the release of VMware vRealize Network Insight 3.7 back in March, it is time for a service update and hence, the release of VMware vRealize Network Insight 3.8. It is essentially an evolution of 3.6 but with some important features introduced or improved upon. Before talking about some of the release highlights, I'd like to [...]