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 v1.4 released! Added support for vswap calculation based on VM memory reservation.

I have just uploaded the new release of my online VDI Flash Calculator. This new release adds support for calculation of vswap (.vswp) files based on configurable VM memory reservation. Additional features are: Configurable Hypervizor (vmKernel) and virtual machine overheads. For next release I’m planning to include: – Host calculation based on HA scenario (N+1) …

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VMware View 4.5 Application Assignment explained & tips

One of the new features in VMware View 4.5 is the integrated application assignment that simplifies the delivery of ThinApp applications to end-users using the View Administrator console. This is a pretty neat feature that allows deployment of virtualized applications to the desktop based on Desktop Pools or Individual Desktops. It is also possible to …

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A review of VMware View 4.5 Limits and Maximums

This post is intended to be a quick review of the new VMware View Limits and Maximums. I recommend you to read first my article “A review of VMware View Limits and Maximums” to understand the requirements to design a proper VDI architecture from an infrastructure perspective. VMware View 4.5 adds a number of new …

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