About Gica Livada

Gica is working in Luxembourg and is former member of the VMware Centre of Excellence team from IBM Delivery Center in Brno, Czech Republic. He is passionate about virtualization and cloud technologies, holds multiple industry certifications from IBM, VMware, Citrix, Microsoft and he is also vExpert 2014, 2015 and 2016.

New vCenter Server Architecture and Deployment

VMware used VMworld to disclose under development features of the new vSphere 6.0 (still in beta). This overview contains functionality which may not actually make it into the public released version. Intro October 16, 9:00 am, last day at VMworld 2014 in Barcelona. Breakout session vCenter Server Architecture and Deployment Deep … Continue reading

IBM Data Protection for VMware

No one knows when a (computer) crash is coming. Don’t get caught without backup.   IBM Tivoli Storage Manager (TSM) is a “classic” backup solution for some time also for virtual environments which has continued to evolve new functionality as the technology advances. Little history The original and most basic method for … Continue reading