Lauren Malhoit Blog

Thanks for visiting Lauren Malhoit's blog. I hope to share with you all things virtual that I encounter in my real world (and sometimes not so real world) journey through the data center. I'll be sharing content from many virtualization vendors and cloud providers as well as several open source projects.

Top Shelf Script Generator

FastTrack is really more like an application generator and it’s clear that it was designed to automate and manage all…

5 years ago

Unique Process ID

In the previous installment, it was noted that the last variable in the AHK Run command, OutputVarPID, is important in…

5 years ago

Echo Off

Process automation

5 years ago

Scripting Languages

Scripting has become fairly sophisticated

5 years ago

A Case for Ease of Learning

There are several reasons for the popularity of PHP.  Arguably the most compelling reasons are the short learning curve and…

5 years ago

OpenStack Summit in Austin 2016

I found out today I'll be attending the OpenStack Summit in Austin. This will be my third OpenStack Summit, but…

5 years ago

Microsoft Continues to Embrace Linux

A few weeks ago Microsoft announced that it would allow SQL to be loaded on Linux which came as quite…

5 years ago

Dell Takes $11M Pay Cut

In less interesting news, Michael Dell took an $11M pay cut this year assumedly to help offset the cost of…

5 years ago

What is ISSU?

I've been hearing about ISSU for a while now, but never really knew what it was. Finally, when ACI started…

5 years ago

Going Towards an Application Centric Model

I ofter talk about Cisco ACI because that's what I work with for a living. A lot of times we…

5 years ago