As an IT veteran of over 12 years, Greg Stuart has experience mainly in Windows systems administration, VMware administration as well as Linux administration. He's currently an independent consultant based in the Phoenix metro area and his main focus now is virtualization and cloud computing. Greg holds several IT certifications, including VCP4 (soon to be a 5 as well), Security+ and Network+. He enjoys keeping up on the latest tech trends and sharing his knowledge with the rest of the world through writing. On his blog, vDestination.com, you can read about virtualization trends, watch videos, read how-to articles and get reviews on the latest virtualization books. He is also a Gestalt IT Tech Field Day Delegate, ATNG member and VMware vExpert. Greg has been married for 8 years now to a beautiful, intelligent, talented pianist, tennis doubles partner (and sometimes opponent), amazing hair stylist, incredible Realtor, Yahtzee! nemesis and most importantly dedicated mother. They have 2 amazing daughters and 1 incredible son. Greg spends most of his time trying to be the best husband and father that he can be. Any other time you will find him studying for the next certification on his list. Greg is also a golf enthusiast, loves playing pick up basketball and is a huge Pittsburgh Steelers fan.
Greg Stuart's Recent Posts
Recent March, 2012 Stories
IT veteran Greg Stuart takes you behind the scenes in a VDI environment and examines industry leader VMware's proprietary profile management tool called View Persona Management, now available in VMware View 5.
Learn about PC-over-IP (PCoIP) and how it differs from the alternative options, including Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) and Independent Computing Architecture (ICA). Also included is a video from the company behind PCoIP (Teradici) that helps explain the protocol.
In this post, Greg Stuart challenges you to protect your data in 2012. Greg provides an easy 3 step guide to protecting your data both from intruders and from hardware failure by putting your data in the cloud and securing it properly.
Do you know the difference between persistent and non-persistent virtual desktops? Learn more as Greg Stuart guides you through deciding which setup is best for your situation.
Greg Stuart provides some excellent study ideas and resources for those looking to take the VCP5 exam in this post. Inside, Greg covers where to begin, specific tips, and provides a large list of exam resources.