Paul is a Systems Engineer at Presidio with a focus on data center technologies. His passion is virtualization and performing amazing feats of technology! Outside of work, he’s actively involved with his local VMUG chapter. Paul was on the planning committee for the first VMUG Virtual Event, which was attended by over 5000 people globally. As he’s recently attained the VCP6-DCV and the Cisco CCENT, his goals for the next 6 months are rounding out his virtualization skillset with the VMware VCIX6-DCV. Long term, his career goal is to become a virtualization and cloud architect.

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Private Cloud: I’m Not Quite Dead Yet


The reports of my death are greatly exaggerated—The On-Premises Data Center Mark Twain As I mentioned in my previous post, the hype cycle has the on-premises data center dead to rights. Public cloud is the future and there’s no turning back. When you step …


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Public Cloud: All Aboard the Hype Train!


We’ve all heard it before. “The cloud is the future!” “We need to move to the cloud!” “The on-premises data center is dead.” If you believe the analysts and marketing departments, public cloud is the greatest thing to happen to the data center since …