This morning I received a tweet from Duncan Epping, Duncan works at VMware Benelux and is the owner of In the community it was a public secret that Duncan was in the USA to defend his case to become one of the fist VCDX (VMware Certified Design Expert) certified professionals worldwide. And this morning he twittered that he had received his VCDX award at the VMware Award dinner last night.

So Duncan, from the crew of, congratulations!

Duncan is the 7th VCDX professional worldwide and what a cool number to have, VCDX007.
From now on you can pick up the phone saying, ‘this is Epping, Duncan Epping‘ ;)

Duncan, congrats and enjoy!