Andre Leibovici

Andre currently works at Datrium as Field CTO and VP for Solutions and Alliances. Andre also worked at Nutanix as a Sr. Director for Alliances Engineering and Vertical Alliances, at VMware as a Sr. Staff Architect in the CTO Office and at EMC. Andre’s expertise is backed by 25+ years’ industry experience in IT and managing teams for large organizations. Andre has authored two books on VMware Horizon View published by Packt Publishing. He has also written over 600 articles and white papers on subjects such as security, virtualization, cloud computing, health IT and web-scale technologies. Andre is a frequent speaker including delivering the keynote addresses at many VMware VMUGs and vForums across the globe, and .NEXT Tours in Canada, Ecuador, Colombia, and Brazil. Andre has presented at Citrix Synergy as well as at 5 VMworld. Andre is also involved with tech innovation, and angel investing and has mentored multiple Silicon Valley start-ups thru his association with Alchemist Accelerator, including YotaScale, Swipe, SalesIntel, Performance Sherpa, OpenChannel, Keewi, and Deferpanic. Andre’s blog ( has been consistently voted as one of the Top 15 virtualization blogs in the world. Follow me on Twitter @andreleibovici GitHub

Most commented posts

  1. How to: Win2K8 w/ PCoIP, Linked Clones, USB, Printing & much more on VMware View (DaaS) — 57 comments
  2. How to Access Windows 2K8 Server via PCoIP with VMware View — 53 comments
  3. Understanding CBRC (Content Based Read Cache) — 33 comments
  4. How to Access Windows 8 CP via PCoIP with VMware View — 30 comments
  5. Open letter to non-persistent VDI fanboys… — 29 comments

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Offloading Virtual Desktop IOs with Atlantis ILIO: Deep Dive

For the past weeks I have been extensively testing and validating ILIO technology developed by Atlantis Computing. I have briefly mentioned ILIO in my articles How to offload Write IOs from VDI deployments and EMC FAST Cache effectiveness with VDI. Atlantis Computing is a privately held startup. ILIO is a storage virtual appliance with remarkable …

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VDI Bootstorm with VNX FAST Cache [Video]

I have been cooking some fresh new demos for the vSpecialist team at EMC. In the video below I demonstrate the effectiveness of the VNX FAST Cache comparing a 510 VM bootstorm with and without FAST Cache. To make things more interesting I did not allow VMware View to manage the controlled bootstorm and rather …

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Last post of the year… Happy New Year!

For me this has been a year of many changes, challenges and opportunities. Last April I not only accepted an offer to join EMC but I also relocated with my family from Australia to USA. EMC has been a great source of learning. I get to talk to customers, partners and spend time in the …

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