My Podcast Playlist

Podcasts are for me a great source of information and knowledge. While I’m commuting, I’m either on the phone or listening to poscasts about various subjects. I just went through my podcast playlist summer cleanup and, as technology evolves quickly, many of them were abandoned and not updated for years. Here is the list of what I kept, sorted by subjects: Databases & Data SQL Server Pain Relief: Office Hours with Brent Ozar Unlimited Brent Ozar Unlimited helps you make SQL Server faster and more reliable. [Read More]

Does Nutanix give up its roots?

Over the last few months I’ve been observing a lot of changes in Nutanix market strategy. While it’s probably for the greater good, I feel forgotten as a customer who chose their hyperconverged solution for technological reasons, but also to align with my employer financial model preferences. First, I must admit that I’m biased towards Nutanix: I’ve been following them since 2013 and when I got an opportunity, I became a customer in 2016. [Read More]

I'm Back

After more than two years of being offline, this blog is back. I originally started it in 2006, when I was a DBA; at this time, I was talking about MS SQL and also about Open Source subjects. As my career was evolving, I moved to IT security and management responsibilities, my subjects of discussion followed the same path. At the beginning of 2016, seeing that I didn’t posted anything in the last year, a result of some work life balance challenges: a young family at home and so many hours spent at work, I decided to shutdown my old WordPress blog. [Read More]