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Episode 55: Automate all the things

By Virtually Speaking Podcast

"Rule 1 of building the cloud: ruthlessly automate everything.” -@PGelsinger If you've ever considered automating anything in your VMware environment chances are you've either read a blog post or even used some sample code from one or both of our guests this week. With VMworld just over a week away we thought it would be a perfect time to bring in our dear friends William Lam and Alan Renouf to get their thoughts on ruthless automation and to see what they have planned for the big show. Show Related Links StorageHub VMware {Code} William's Blog Virtually Ghetto Alan's Blog: VMware Github Catch Willaim in the following VMworld sessions MTE4724U VMware Automation with Wiliam Lam SER2958BU Migrate to the vCenter Server Appliance You Should VMTN6722U Hackathon Event: 15 teams hack on ideas! Catch Alan Renouf in the following VMworld sessions MTE4723U vSphere APIs and CLIs with Alan Renouf SER3036GU vSphere APIs with Alan Renouf and Kyle Ruddy SER1875BU The Power Hour: vSphere PowerCLI 10th Birthday Edition SER2529BU vSphere PowerCLI What’s New: The Next Evolutionary Leap Is Now LHC1748BU VMware Cloud for AWS and the Art of Software-Defined Data Centers: API, CLI, and PowerShell SER1906BU VMware and Chef: Leveraging the vSphere API Together SER1912BU VMware Open-Source SDKs: From Getting Started to Web App in One Hour VMTN6722U Hackathon Event: 15 teams hack on ideas! Catch Pete and John in the following VMworld sessions STO2446BU Virtual Volumes Technical Deep Dive STO3276GU vSAN Networking and Design Best Practices STO2047BU What’s New in vSAN 6.6: Technical Deep Dive STO2095BU vSAN ReadyNode and Build Your Own Hardware Guidance PAR4398BCU VMware Technical Solutions Professional – Hyper-Converged Infrastructure (VTSP-HCI, formerly VTSP-SDS) PAR4367BU What’s New in vSAN 6.6 – A Deep Dive STO1926BU vSAN 6.6: A Day in the Life of an I/O The Virtually Speaking Podcast The Virtually Speaking Podcast is a weekly technical podcast dedicated to discussing VMware topics related to storage and availability. Each week Pete Flecha and John Nicholson bring in various subject matter experts from VMware and within the industry to discuss their respective areas of expertise. If you’re new to the Virtually Speaking Podcast check out all episodes on

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