Leandro Ariel Leonhardt

Senior Resident Consultant at Nutanix

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I currently work as a Senior Resident Consultant at Nutanix S.L., the workd's leading company in Hyperconvergence and Business Cloud.

My demostrable field knowledge in these 15 years of experiencie i perfected with the teaching of official VMware courses (Ex-VCI) and with the administration and management of business environments (SMEs and Enterprise environments)..

As an official level 2 instructor i taught courses in different branches in certifications, from installation and configuration of data center, storage virtualization, optimization & scalability, problem solving and even disaster recovery management: VMware Virtual SAN, Optimize & Scale , ICM - Install, Configure & Manage, Fast Track, What's New, Troubleshooting & Site Recovery Manager are some of the courses taught.

Specialized in Software-defined storage (SDS) and hyperconvergent type (HCI).

Nutanix Cerfitied as Nutanix Certified Professional (NCP), Nutanix Certified Services Consultant (NCSC), Nutanix Certified System Engineer (NCSE Level 1) and awarded as Nutanix Technology Champions (NTC) 2017 and 2018.

I am an expert in systems virtualization, named vExpert for 7 consecutive years by VMware, vSAN vExpert 2017, 2016 and Cloud vExpert 2017.

Some of my highly valued certifications in the IT world: Nutanix Certified Advanced Professional (NCAP), Nutanix Certified Professional (NCP), Nutanix Certified Services Consultant (NCSC) & Nutanix Certified System Engineer (NCSE 1), VMware Certified Advanced Professional - Data Center Administration (VCAP5-DCA), VMware Certified Instructor (VCI), VMware Certified Professional - Data Center Virtualization (VCP6/5-DCV), VMware Certified Professional - Network Virtualization (VCP6-NV), VMware Sales Technical Professional - Software-Defined Storage (SDS) & DataCore (DCSA).

Author and creator of BlogVMware.com dedicated mainly to disseminate written content and video format about Nutanix/VMware and the surrounding ecosystems.

Author of the Hyperconvergence course with Nutanix: install and configure and Storage Virtualization with VMware Virtual SAN on the well-known online training platform "UDEMY".

Co-autor of the charity book VMware por vExperts, available for free download (more than 15200 downloads).

I have participated as a speaker at events such as VMware VMUG held in Madrid - Spain with one of the most influential people in the world of system virtualization, Duncan Epping from the well-known Yellow-Bricks.com.

Author of white papers on software-defined storage with Virtual SAN and live webinar speaker organized by one of the most recognized backup companies in the sector: Veeam Backup & Replication.


I always liked electronic music, house and dance. I discovered at 20 years of age that mixing was something I really liked, however, I have set it aside to focus on a computer-based career..

Not long ago I decided to return to the passion I feel for the world of music and DJs, I bought a table Pioneer XDJ-RX2 with some Pioneer S-DJ50X sound monitors..

If you like electronic music, house, high tech minimal or just want to discover the style of music that i mix, i invite you to listen to my recorded sessions, some improvised and others not so much: MIXCLOUD

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