Interview with Victor Wu


Victor Wu is the author of Implementing VxRail HCI Solutions, we got the chance to sit down with him and find out more about his experience of writing with Packt.

Q: What is/are your specialist tech area(s)?

Victor: Storage, Virtualization, and HCI Solutions.

Q: How did you become an author for Packt? Tell us about your journey. What was your motivation for writing this book?

Victor: Got an invitation from Packt in Linkedin. To improve my writing skills.

Q: What kind of research did you do, and how long did you spend researching before beginning the book?

Victor: About 1 month, and I researched the information in the community.

Q: Did you face any challenges during the writing process? How did you overcome them?

Victor: Choose the topic and how to make the content more attractive.

Q: What’s your take on the technologies discussed in the book? Where do you see these technologies heading in the future?

Victor: We will discuss Hyper-Converged Infrastructure in the book, from my project and user experience.

Q: Why should readers choose this book over others already on the market? How would you differentiate your book from its competition?

Victor: VxRail is the top HCI in IDC report.

Q. What are the key takeaways you want readers to come away from the book with?

Victor: System architect and system administrator

Q. What advice would you give to readers learning tech? Do you have any top tips?

Victor: Architecture and deployment

Q. Do you have a blog that readers can follow?


Q. Can you share any blogs, websites and forums to help readers gain a holistic view of the tech they are learning?


Q. How would you describe your author journey with Packt? Would you recommend Packt to aspiring authors?

Victor: Keep communicating with other experts in the community, it can help to become a author. Yes, sure.

Q. Do you belong to any tech community groups?

Victor: Yes. VMware Influencer 100

Q. How did you organize, plan, and prioritize your work and write the book?

Victor: Based on my project experience.

Q. What is that one writing tip that you found most crucial and would like to share with aspiring authors?

Victor: Planning

You can find Victor’s book on Amazon by following this link: Please click here

Implementing VxRail HCI Solutions available on