Vote for VMworld Session 5478: Simplifying Disaster Recovery

May 2, 2013 by Diana Nolting

Voting for VMworld 2013 sessions run through Monday, May 6th at 5 p.m. PDT.  Below is a highlight of one of Bluelock's recommmended sessions for voting.  Please vote by visiting Users must register a free account to vote. 


Session #5478: Simplifying Disaster Recovery

with Bluelock and eMeter, a Siemens Business


Disaster Recovery can be expensive, complicated, time consuming, and end up not working when it’s needed. In this session, we’ll walk through how to build a DR plan using Recovery as a Service as a real-world solution.

What you will learn: 

- The advantages of Recovery-as-a-Service over traditional DR.


- How to create a step-by-step guide for DR planning.


- DR doesn’t have to be difficult!



Bryan Bond, Senior Systems Administrator at eMeter, a Siemens Business

Bryan Bond is a seasoned IT professional with over 20 years experience, including management of systems, networks, storage and VMware deployment. A frequent speaker at vendor events, Bryan shares his expertise as an early technology adopter on the topics of deduplication, virtualization and blade consolidation. Prior to joining , eMeter, Bryan worked for Logitech, Genitope, Lockheed Martin, Omnicell Technologies and Tellme Networks.

Jake Robinson, Solutions Architect at Bluelock 

Jake Robinson is a Solutions Architect at Bluelock, a world class vCloud Provider. At Bluelock, Jake has written much of the automation in place for the cloud infrastructure, and also helps clients automate inside their Virtual Datacenters at Bluelock using the vCloud API. Jake is a VMware vExpert, VCP, and former CISSP. Jake’s specialties are in infrastructure automation, virtualization, cloud computing, and security. Jake's automation blog can be found at and you can follow him on Twitter at @jakerobinson.