About the Author

Richard Davis is a Senior Software Defined Datacentre Consultant at VMware. He is multi VCP and VCAP accredited working in real world customer scenarios.

Disclaimer – All views expressed on this site are my own and not that of VMware. I offer no warranty on any technical articles which I write and they are provided on an ‘as is’ basis.


Bluewire is dedicated to provide solutions, tips and troubleshooting within the VMware Software Defined Datacentre including vSphere, VMware Cloud Foundation, vSAN, ESXi, PowerCLI, SRM, vRealize Operations and vRealize Automation.

Many articles on this site are useful references towards learning VMware products, tips learnt along the way and  troubleshooting steps to assist others.

Onprem and Hybrid Cloud

Find articles on vSphere and how to manage

Study Guides

Many useful resources to assist with VCP, VCAP and VCDX certifications

Troubleshooting and Config

Shared troubleshooting and configuration guides


Tips and tools on getting the most out of VMware environments

Cloud Hosted Services

Offload services to a fully managed datacentre.

Professional Services

Consultancy Services to design solutions that fit your requirements.

Business Continuity

Minimise downtime using high redundant systems.

Cost Savings

Minimise operation costs and get return on investment (ROI)