@NWEnglandVMUG secure @JoeBaguley #VMUG Manchester

In case anyone is interested, I thought I’d give  a heads up about the imminent North West User Group event on 25th May 2016. The group, of which I have been a regular attendee for a number of years, have secured the presence of Vice President & CTO VMware EMEA, Joe Baguley (@joeBaguley). This exclusive event in […]



@veeam and @NimbleStorage finally get it together with v9.5

After months (years) of actively campaigning for this integration, Veeam Backup and Replication v9.5 finally includes hardware support for Nimble Storage. This is great news for both companies as they a match made in heaven in my humble opinion. This story first started in 2013 when I first stumbled across Nimble Storage at my local […]

Nimble Storage Unveils Predictive All Flash Arrays

Tuesday 23rd February 2016 saw the launch of Nimble Storage All Flash Array in a synchronised event held at The Lowry, Manchester and the Millbank Tower, London. We were entertained firstly by Clare Loveridge, Vice President EMEA and then introduced to the new platform by Gavin Cohen, Senior Director of Strategy & Market Development. He covered […]



This year’s UKVMUG saw a change of name to the ‘VMUG UserCon’ as-well as a number of more fundamental changes.. For a start, it was the largest attended conference in it’s history – with around 500 people during the day. Yet on a sad note, we saw three of the key committee members step down […]