Splunking Synergy!

Splunk is at Synergy this week , monitoring the Desktop Transformation Lab Infrastructure – consisting of Hyper V hosted on Dell and Cisco blades, over a thousand virtual desktops , NetApp Filers and a other networking infrastructure.

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What does an iPad2 have to do with virtualization?

When the iPad was first released, I broke ranks with the Android nation, which I’m a proud member of, in order to experience the promise of tablet computing. The benefits were clear to me from the start. I could ditch the laptop for meetings that required simply taking notes or giving a presentation. Web browsing on a plane, train or at home on the couch became a lot less cumbersome. Not to mention the fun stuff, watching movies, streaming music and games. There was still one problem; it was hard to do what I like to call “real work”. On my team, we have a packed pipeline of integrations and apps being developed which requires us to maintain and rapidly …

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