Dan Kusnetzky

Daniel Kusnetzky, a reformed software engineer and product manager, founded Kusnetzky Group LLC in 2006. He's literally written the book on virtualization and often comments on cloud computing, mobility and systems software. In his spare time, he's also the managing partner of Lux Sonus LLC, an investment firm.

Ken Hess

Kenneth 'Ken' Hess is a full-time Windows and Linux system administrator with 20 years of experience with Mac, Linux, UNIX, and Windows systems in large multi-data center environments.

Latest Posts

Repair of my HTC Advantage Part 1

While traveling over the weekend, I had the interesting experience of having the microdrive in my HTC Advantage die. This post is likely to be the first in a series chronicling my experiences with HTC's customer service.

June 3, 2008 by


StackSafe and the Permeable Sandbox

Most products designed to help organizations use virtual machine software as the foundation for development and testing create a "sandbox" or encapsulated environment for systems and functions. While this approach has several advantages, a recent discussion with StackSafe highlighted a few issues it creates.

June 1, 2008 by


VMware, Sun's Ray team partner on VDI

I was so enmeshed in the XenDesktop happenings at Citrix Synergy last week that I paid little notice to virtualization market leader VMware, which made some significant VDI-related announcements of it own.

May 29, 2008 by Paula Rooney