This user story is based on an interview with IT Central Station member, Roger Nurse, who benefitted from our real user feedback and product reviews in both the virtualization and public cloud categories.
Roger Nurse is a VMware SRM NSX SDDC Consulting Engineer – Trainer at Plan IT Virtual, LLC, a firm specializing in delivering VMware Consulting and Training services to mid-level and large Fortune 1000 companies.
“Which Pain Points Were You Looking to Solve by Reading User Reviews?”
Roger shares an instance where he used IT Central Station to address a specific pain point:
“Implementing VMware NSX to better recover VM workloads in VMware SRM with little or no manual IP changes.”
“Which Questions Were you Looking to Answer by Reading Virtualization Software Reviews?”
Roger sought review content that answered questions such as:
“How does the solution better secure a customer’s VM workloads?”
“How did you convince customers to adopt the solution based on existing network security configuration?”
“How does licensing cost compare vs competitor product for same VM workload count?”
“What Value Have You Found In Using IT Central Station?”
“IT Central has been a value in helping us better understand how other engineers are using these solutions and how they are deploying/configuring them to meet customer business requirements.”
Roger has been a member of IT Central Station since 2014, where he has published:
Product Reviews and Questions
VMware NSX, Version 6.2 (April 2017)
VMware ThinApp, Version 7 (February 2016)
VMware SRM, Version 5.8 (October 2015)
Roger is ranked the #1 expert in three different product leaderboards:
Roger is featured in three different category leaderboards:
#2 in Network Virtualization
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