VirtualvCP Technology Reviews and Blog by Rynardt Spies

I've decided to create this dedicated page where I'll place "one line scripts". I sometimes use these one line commands to run reports on vSphere or SCVMM inventories, if I'm not permitted or able to run full length scripts in an environment.

Published in Guides
Saturday, 04 April 2015 14:17

Gathering my Thoughts: Devs Rool, IT Droolz

Yesterday I found myself in the middle of a debate on Twitter surrounding DevOps and the future of infrastructure admins. The whole thing was really triggered by a tweet sent by John Troyer where he stated; "Both O'Grady (New Kingmakers) & Chen (Developer-Driven Infrastructure) say "Devs Rool, IT Droolz". How do IT pros adapt?"

Friday, 03 April 2015 13:15

My Publications

This page has been created to list all of the official content that I have published, whether it be books or whitepapers. Note that some of my previously published whitepapers are not listed here as some of the products, technologies and/or companies that were covered by those papers do not exist anymore.


VMware VSphere Performance: Designing CPU, Memory, Storage, and Networking for Performance-intensive Workloads

Covering the latest VMware vSphere software, an essential book aimed at solving vSphere performance problems before they happen

VMware vSphere is the industry's most widely deployed virtualization solution. However, if you improperly deploy vSphere, performance problems occur. Aimed at VMware administrators and engineers and written by a team of VMware experts, this resource provides guidance on common CPU, memory, storage, and network-related problems. Plus, step-by-step instructions walk you through techniques for solving problems and shed light on possible causes behind the problems.

Divulges troubleshooting methodologies, performance monitoring tools, and techniques and tools for isolating performance problems

Details the necessary steps for handling CPU, memory, storage, and network-related problems

Offers understanding on the interactions between VMware vSphere and CPU, memory, storage, and network

VMware vSphere Performance is the resource you need to diagnose and handle VMware vSphere performance problems, and avoid them in the future.

Authors: Matt Liebowitz, Christopher Kusek, Rynardt Spies

Formats: Paperback / eBook / Amazon Kindle

Paperback: 264 pages

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons; 1 edition (6 Jun. 2014)

Language: English

ISBN-10: 1118008197

ISBN-13: 978-1118008195

Store Links: Paperback Kindle Edition


  • A vExpert Load Test of the KEMP VLM-5000 by Rynardt Spies


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