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

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  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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How to specify VMware View Disposable Disk Drive Letter

VMware View 4.5 introduced a disposable disk that can be configured on a per pool basis. The disposable disk is a separate disk for the GuestOS paging and system temporary files. VMware View Manager deletes the disposable files, including the whole VMDK, every time a linked clone is powered off. I have written more about …

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APAC Virtualization Roundtable (Coraid) – Wed 17/11

Join me for a look at a very different kind of shared storage.  The winners of the vForum Sydney Booth award for bravery Coraid have a very innovative shared storage solution that uses a raw ethernet network to attach a lot of low cost but high performance storage. My guest will be Chip Brodhun who …

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VMware – Who are we today?

VMware has come a long way since it’s foundation in 1998. In 1999 VMware Workstation was released and since then the company has been growing exponentially. In 2003 VMware was acquired by EMC Corporation for $625 million (today’s VMW Mkt Cap is $33.48 billion) and after that the company has been acquiring other companies with …

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