OpenStack Icehouse Released Today

The latest version of OpenStack called Icehouse was released today. New Features in Icehouse OpenStack Icehouse has nearly 350 new features that reflect a community-wide effort to bring the voice of the user into the rapidly maturing open source cloud software platform. Key themes this release cycle have been raising the bar on testing and […]
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Cisco Live 2014 CLUS

Cisco Live 2014

Have you already registered for Cisco Live 2014 ? If you haven’t yet I recommend you do so now ! Besides all of the keynotes and tech goodies that you will get to consume you will not want to miss this years Customer Appreciation Event (CAE) featuring non other than Lenny Kravitz !!! So not only do […]
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EMC Avamar SSL Cert

EMC Avamar SSL Cert Generation

After completing a successful root to root Avamar migration I noticed that the old SSL certs were still being used. Through some digging I finally found a very simple and easy command to update it. The gen-ssl-cert command installs a temporary Apache web server SSL cert and restarts the web server. gen-ssl-cert [–debug] [–help] [–verbose] Note: You […]
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The Coolest Storage: EMC vFridge

If you went to EMCworld last year and watched Brian Gallagher’s keynote on Transforming Enterprise Storage to Create Business Value, you were one of the many that got a sneak peak of the prototype of the EMC vFridge. (If you didn’t watch it, here it is… skip to 38 minutes in) Watch on youtube The vFridge was […]
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Google Data Center

Google’s Data Center

I’ve been in several of the largest and most secure data centers in the United States and it just occurred to me that as often as I use Google, I have never seen any of their data centers. I thought it would be fun to do some quick research and post about what I find […]
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Roundtower Wins Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the year Award

Ernst & Young’s Entrepreneur Of The Year is the world’s most prestigious business award for entrepreneurs. The unique award recognizes the significant contributions of entrepreneurs who inspire others with their vision, leadership and achievement. I made a cameo in the video: http://www.roundtower.com/awarded-ernst-and-young-entrepreneur-of-the-year-2013/ Official link to EY.com Press Release: http://www.ey.com/US/en/Newsroom/News-releases/Ernst-and-Young-announces-Entrepreneur-Of-The-Year-2013-Award-winners-in-South-Central-Ohio-and-Kentucky  
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