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

Virtual Iron partners with FalconStor

In the not to distant past, I posted The dynamic duo of virtual storage and virtual processing that commented on a piece written by Ed Walsh, CEO of Virtual Iron. It's now clear that the paper was foreshadowing a partnership with FalconStor and, perhaps, other companies that focus on storage virtualization technology.

January 10, 2008 by

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ScienceLogic EM7

David Link, President and CEO of ScienceLogic, and I recently chatted about the challenges of managing a large scale environment that makes heavy use of virtual machine software and how his company is providing tools to simplify this task for IT administrators. Anyone who can put up with my sense of humor can't be all bad.

January 9, 2008 by

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Dreams of a dynamic datacenter

Managers of industry standard system-based datacenters have dreams of moving beyond a static environment. They imagine that their lives would be quite a bit easier if their datacenters did the following things:Automatically found unused and, thus wasted, resources on a moment-to-moment basis.

January 6, 2008 by

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Disaster recovery means rolling back the clock

A Kusnetzky Group client and I had a rather intense discussion about the role virtualization technology could play in a disaster recovery strategy. Although the strategy this organization was currently pursuing appeared to be based upon sound foundations, it didn't go far enough.

January 3, 2008 by

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Virtualization - Don't Forget Technical support

As organizations are planning the implementation of a virtualization strategy, they often forget something that’s very important — technical support. Technical support is an often under-discussed aspect of technology acquisition, though is part of nearly every technology-based solution.

January 1, 2008 by

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