My name is Jonas and I am a virtualization administrator at Aalborg University. My primary focus during my employment has been management of VMware vSphere environments and the servers and storage connected to these.
Who am I you ask? I am:
- M.Sc. in Computer Science with Machine Intelligence and Formal Verification as my speciality
- vExpert 2015-2021
- An avid gamer and enjoy all sorts of video games from Minecraft and CubeWorld over Civilization to Borderlands and GTA and World of Warcraft also has my interest after 15+ years
- Interested in new hardware and software technology
- Very interested in virtualization!
- I also like exploring new things in programming
So what triggers me about virtualization?
- Easy provisioning – we can provide users with VMs in minutes!
- Automation – Hardware maintenance is made easy when you can automate moving, reconfiguring etc VMs
- Life cycle management – Quickly provision a VM for a job, run the job, kill the VM. Easy!
In 2021 I managed to finally get around to getting my first certification:
Note: I am by no means an expert. My knowledge, tips and guides come from my own observations and experiences while working with virtualization.