AvatarPaul Irwin is a Staff Solution Architect at 
VMware and has been with the company since 
January 2012.

Today he supports a number of VMware's US 
based Corporate Reseller and Solution 
Provider partners.

Prior to joining VMware, Paul worked in various IT roles for 
companies in South Africa, the United Kingdom and the United
States. This global foundation has allowed him to leverage 17+ 
years of technical hands-on IT experience in his current role
at VMware.

Paul holds a number of industry recognized IT certifications 
including Cisco CCNA, Microsoft MCSE, VMware VCP-DCV and VCP-NV.

In his spare time he is an avid aviator and volunteers as a pilot
for a non-profit organization called Pilots n Paws. He is also a 
member of the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association and the
Experimental Aircraft Association where he works to promote 
aviation to the next generation of prospective young pilots.

The primary reason behind launching this blog was to be able to 
provide timely information to VMware partners and customers 
surrounding product and service launches and updates as well as 
general VMware news and industry information.

Although the focus will be around VMware technologies, this by no 
means excludes other areas of technology or industry trends.

This blog is in no way endorsed by VMware. All views and opinions
expressed here are those of the blog owner or content author and
do not reflect those of VMware.