Thanks for visiting the site!  Mistwire is the personal blog of Chris Williams and Matthieu Braga, we will cover virtualization & cloud technologies, mainly focusing on VMware and Amazon Web Services products and solutions.  This will also be a discussion forum for best practices, design methodologies, generic neat techie stuff and our trials/tribulations/FYIs while trying to acquire new certifications.

Chris Williams currently works for GreenPages as an enterprise consultant and cloud architect.  He carries several VMware certifications (VCP 4, 5 & 6, VCAP-DCA5, VCAP-DCD5), the AWS Solutions Architect Professional (AWS-PSA) certification, some Microsoft certifications (MCP+I, MCSA, MCSE), ITILv3, CSSA and even an old expired Cisco cert (CCNA).

Matthieu Braga currently works for Kronos Cloud Hosting as a Technical Lead.  He has a strong Linux and Networking background, and currently holds both the VCP-5 and VCAP-DCA5.  He has a strong interest in NSX and related design concepts, and is currently studying for the VCAP6-NV.  Outside of work, he enjoys video games, zombie movies, and Frank Herbert’s Dune.