vRetreat Silverstone 2017

So, it went something like this: Patrick – “Do you want to drive some Porsches at a blogging event?” Me – “Nom nom nom.” (That’s the sound of me biting his arm off.) Ok, it wasn’t quite like that (see right). But close enough for the purposes of this post. By the way, I wasn’t serious about killing anyone ūüėČ Fast forward three short months, and the guy who co-organises the vRockstar parties in Barcelona (Patrick Redknap) is hosting the first ever vRetreat event at the Porsche Experience Centre. We’ve got Porsches, we’ve got Silverstone. What else?¬†Some bloggers: Amit Panchal,¬†Barry Coombs,¬†Rynardt Spies,¬†David Owen,¬†Simon Gallagher,¬†Me, and a special guest appearance by Joe Baguley. Finally, and very importantly, some sponsors: The day started early with breakfast at the Porsche experience centre. After a few minutes drooling over looking at the cars inside […]

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South West UK VMUG (9th September 2014)

How time flies! The dust had barely settled on our second successful VMUG in Bristol and we were already well into planning for the next meeting. If you haven’t already see an email or tweet about it, the next SWUKVMUG is being held on Tuesday 9th September 2014 at the mShed once again. We’ve got a little bit of last minute juggling going on with the agenda following some of the announcements coming out of VMworld US this week. The highlights include: VMware¬†vSAN A VMworld update Mike Laverick will be speaking We hope to have a session about EVO:RAIL¬†or vCloud Air (maybe both) Community speaker Seb Hakiel We’ll also have representation and sessions from our sponsors: Platinum Sponsor Gold Sponsors ¬†¬† And to top it all off, vBeers afterwards in the Pitcher and Piano. We look forward to seeing you […]

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