About me

My name is Alexander Krogloth, born 1987 in Nuernberg (Germany).

I work as storage- and virtualization-administrator at noris network AG in Nuernberg.

My main technical objects are:

* NetApp Storages
  • NetApp FAS/AFF
  • NetApp Solidfire
  • NetApp StorageGRID Webscale / AltaVault
  • NetApp E-Series
* Fujitsu Eternus Storages
* VMware Datacenter Virtualization
  • VMware vSphere
  • VMware vSAN
  • VMware NSX
* Generall SAN Topics
  • Brocade SAN Switches

In my spare time i work as an volunteer firefighter at the Freiwillige Feuerwehr Nürnberg Altenfurt.

I’m certified in the following topics:

  • NetApp Certified Data Administrator, 7-Mode + ONTAP
  • NetApp Certified Support Engineer – ONTAP Specialist
    • NetApp Certified Implementation Engineer – SAN Specialist, ONTAP
    • NetApp Certified Implementation Engineer – SAN Specialist, E-Series
    • NetApp Certified Storage Installation Engineer, 7-Mode + ONTAP
  • NetApp Accredited MetroCluster Installtion Engineer


  • VMware Certified Professional  – Data Center Virtualization (VCP5, VCP6, VCP6.5)
  • VMware Certified Advanced Professional  — Data Center Virtualization Deployment (VCAP6)
  • VMware Technical Sales Professional (VTSP)
  • VMware Sales Professional (VSP)
  • Linux Professional Institute LPIC-2

I’ve been awarded:

  • NetApp United Team Member 2018
  • VMware vExpert 2018 & 2019

You could contact me via the following ways: