Hi, welcome to my blog – Virtualising Middle Earth.
My name is Clinton Prentice and I currently live in Tauranga, which is located in the sunny Bay of Plenty, New Zealand.
I have been working in the IT industry for 20 years and specialise in VMware virtualisation, data centre infrastructure and cloud technologies. I have provided IT services to private, corporate and government sectors both in New Zealand and Australia.
Over the years I have obtained numerous industry certifications from Cisco, Microsoft, Riverbed, Amazon Web Services, VMware and Nutanix.
I have passed multiple VMware professional and advanced professional certifications and been awarded the coveted title of VMware vExpert 2016 & 2017, VMware vExpert NSX 2017 and VMware vChampion 2015-2017 for sharing my knowledge back to the virtual community.
I currently work for Parallo -> http://www.parallo.com/
Awarded VMware vExpert 2016/2017
Awarded VMware vChampion 2015/2016/2017
Nutanix Platform Professional 5.0
► Amazon Web Services:
AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate
Sales Professional Technical Sales Professional
Riverbed Certified Solutions Professional – Application Delivery
Riverbed Certified Solutions Associate – Application Delivery
Microsoft Specialist: Implementing Microsoft Azure Infrastructure Solutions
MCITP – Server Administrator
MCSA – Windows Server 2008
MCTS – Applications Infrastructure
MCTS – Network Infrastructure
MCTS – Active Directory
MCTS – Windows 7
MCTS – Exchange Server 2007