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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VDI Flash Calculator v1.7 Released

I have just uploaded a new release of my online VDI Flash Calculator. This release eliminate the manual process and estimation of virtual machine memory overhead. Virtual machine memory overhead is calculated based on number of vCPU, maximum number of displays and maximum display resolution. The calculator now provides a more aligned memory overhead size, …

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Increase VDI consolidation ratio with TPS tuning on ESX

In ESX, the VMware Kernel scans the guest physical memory pages randomly with a base scan rate specified by Mem.ShareScanTime, which specifies the desired time to scan the virtual machine’s entire guest memory. The default value for Mem.ShareScanTime is 60 minutes. This means that virtual machines will have their physical memory pages scanned within 60 …

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APAC Virtualization Roundtable (vDS Deep Dive) – Wed 3/11

Are you interested in learning more about vDS and vSphere Advanced Networking? If so, don’t miss out this week’s APAC virtualization podcast with Trevor Gerdes, System Engineer at VMware Australia. dvNetwork Distributed Switch (vDS), a new type of virtual switch introduced since vSphere 4, is an attractive technology that simplifies virtual networking management significantly. This …

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