About Me

Bring vast and deep technical knowledge of the VmWare products as well as their function in the cloud to share learnings and best practices for solution development.  My technical expertise includes: 

VMware Tool Expert Knowledge: Vsphere 7, Kubernetes, Tanzu, Photon, VVD, Cloud Foundation, NSX, vRealize Operations 8, vRealize Automation 8, Log Insight, HCX, VSAN Storage Clusters, vRealize Life Cycle Manager, Google Cloud VMware Engine, AWS, VMC, Google Cloud GCP.

VMware Certified Professional

  • Data Center Virtualization Design 2020 (VCAP-DCV Design 2020)
  • Data Center Virtualization 2020 (VCP-DCV 2020)
  • Cloud Management and Automation 2020 (VCP-CMA 2020)
  • VMware NSX-T Data Center 2.4  (VCP-NV 2020)
  • VMware Cloud on AWS – Software Defined Data Center 2020
  • VMware Certification Subject Matter Expert – vSAN 2020
  • VMware Certification Subject Matter Expert – vRealize Operations 2020

Google Certified Professional

  • Google Cloud Certified Associate Cloud Engineering 2020
  • Google Cloud Certified Solution Architect Cloud Engineering 2020

I have vast experience going above and beyond in my role to educate the industry. Examples of my experience include: 

Blogging – My personal blog www.vRealizeandbeyond.com  brings critical and practical information together to the community:   where I  published 53 blogs in the last year focusing on Cloud Management, Multi-Cloud and Kubernetes and actively sharing technology with VMware Social Media Advocacy.  As a demonstration of the reach and overall impact of my blog I regularly have more than 4000 visits monthly.

vExpert Program – Awarded vExpert 2020 and vExpert Cloud Management 2020  – The VMware vExpert program is VMware’s global evangelism and advocacy program. The program is designed to put VMware’s marketing resources towards advocacy efforts. Promotion of my articles, exposure at our global events, and evangelizing VMware’s products and services resulted from these two awards.. 

Contributions to the VMWare certification program for VMWare education – As a volunteer Technical Content Developer I planned, designed, and developed Certification Blueprint and Exams questions, self-paced, and on-demand training content including lab environments and exercise work. Below is a list of the certifications I was a contributor on:

  • 3V0-23.20 Advanced Design VMware vSphere 7
  • 2V0-31.20 vRealize Automation 8.1
  • 5V0-21.19 VMware Specialist – vSAN 2020
  • 5V0-34.19 VMware Specialist – vRealize Operations 2020

Methods I plan to use  share my learnings and upskill the rest of the organization includes

  • Video Series
    • vRealize Operations Manager 8.2 From Zero to Master Jedi.
    • Architect and design Multi-Cloud Monitoring Solution with vRealize Suite.
    • Mastering vRealize Automation 8.2 Design and Deployments. 
    • VMware Tanzu Grid Deploying and Configuring principles.

About this blog

Would like to share the knowledge and industry experience through this blog.The content and comments are purely personal and not related to my employer.