Kees and Jarian had the pleasure of chatting with Johan van Amersfoort. Johan is known as the Bearded VDI Junkie. He focuses on End-User Computing (EUC) and is a VMware Certified Design eXpert (VCDX-DTM). Johan has recently released his first book, VDI Design Guide: A comprehensive guide to help you design VMware Horizon, based on modern standards.
On this podcast we had the pleasure of talking with Johan about:
- Johan’s background.
- The VDI Design Guide.
- What his experience writing the VDI Design guide?
- How was the Twitter handle @vdidesignguide helpful in writing the book?
- What one take away readers should take from the book?
- How was it approaching others in the community to contribute to the book?
- How was his experience at VMworld with book?
- What advice does he have for others writing their first book/guide?
- Does he plan on writing more books?
- What he’s excited about outside of IT?
The Frontline Chatter crew would also like to send a huge congrats to Johan on the birth of his first child!