Welcome to VMware: A New Hire’s True Story of Lost Luggage, Bug Registers & Workspace ONE

Welcome to VMware: A New Hire’s True Story of Lost Luggage, Bug Registers & Workspace ONE

This post was originally published on this site —My first week at VMware was daunting: flying from Ireland to our head office in Palo Alto, losing my luggage and credit cards not working. On my first day, I ran around like a headless chicken trying to meet with my new team with nothing but worn clothes and trainers. In all, it was an absolute nightmare. Sometimes life throws lemons at you with such energy that it’s hard to do anything useful. Arriving “relatively” on time for my first day, my next hurdle was onboarding with VMware Read more […]

THE VMWARE CERTIFIED LENOVO XCLARITY WEB CLIENT PLUG-IN SOLUTION

THE VMWARE CERTIFIED LENOVO XCLARITY WEB CLIENT PLUG-IN SOLUTION

This post was originally published on this site —THE VMWARE CERTIFIED LENOVO XCLARITY SOLUTION CAPABILITIES: Lenovo recently certified their XClarity vSphere web client plugin solution.  Lenovo XClarity Administrator is a new centralized resource management solution that enables administrators to deploy infrastructure faster and with less effort. The solution seamlessly integrates into Lenovo servers and Flex System converged infrastructure platform. XClarity provides automated discovery, monitoring, firmware updates and compliance, Read more […]

Building Great Products Starts with Building a Great Team, Part 2

Building Great Products Starts with Building a Great Team, Part 2

This post was originally published on this site — In the first of our two-part interview with Paul Young, VP of Products at Pragmatic Marketing, we discussed the fundamentals of the Pragmatic Marketing Framework™ and some cross-functional challenges that product development and user experience (UX) teams face when it comes to building great products. In this next installment, we ask Paul to expand on the keys to building successful ranking models, problem-solving techniques and useful decision-making tips. [Read: Building Great Read more […]

[Case Study] Halton Healthcare Modernizes Data Centers & Expands with New Hospital

[Case Study] Halton Healthcare Modernizes Data Centers & Expands with New Hospital

This post was originally published on this site — Award-winning Halton Healthcare operates three community hospitals in the Region of Halton in southern Ontario, Canada. The organization is expanding to meet the needs of the growing area it serves. Old IT systems could not adequately serve a patient population expected to double by 2031. Building a completely new hospital and expanding other facilities provided opportunities for a fresh start with truly integrated IT systems. Halton Healthcare chose VMware Horizon, Vblock systems from EMC and technology Read more […]

Nerding out with Wavefront

Nerding out with Wavefront

This post was originally published on this site —I’m pretty excited with our acquisition of Wavefront, and I’m glad it’s finally closed. Honestly, what has impressed me with Wavefront is how easy it is to get it to ingest data. In fact, Wavefront has over 80(!) different kinds of data it can ingest. Since I have no life, one weekend, I was able to set up my Nest thermostat and send data to the local proxy (which handles all the forwarding to the SaaS service). The screenshot above is essentially the temperature in my living room Read more […]

Memorial Healthcare Protects Patient Data with a Secure Digital Clinical Workspace

Memorial Healthcare Protects Patient Data with a Secure Digital Clinical Workspace

This post was originally published on this site —Memorial Healthcare, a top-rated community hospital in Michigan that’s won awards for patient engagement, sees technology as a key to advancing healthcare in its region. Their secure clinical digital workspace allows staff to access the apps and data they need anytime, anywhere. To transform security and protect patient data, Memorial Healthcare deployed VMware NSX, AirWatch and Horizon to secure endpoints and app infrastructure, while streamlining compliance. Technology ultimately supports Read more […]

Introducing TPCx-HS Version 2 – An Industry Standard Benchmark for Apache Spark and Hadoop clusters deployed on premise or in the cloud

Introducing TPCx-HS Version 2 – An Industry Standard Benchmark for Apache Spark and Hadoop clusters deployed on premise or in the cloud

This post was originally published on this site —Since its release on August 2014, the TPCx-HS Hadoop benchmark has helped drive competition in the Big Data marketplace, generating 23 publications spanning 5 Hadoop distributions, 3 hardware vendors, 2 OS distributions and 1 virtualization platform. By all measures, it has proven to be a successful industry standard benchmark for Hadoop systems. However, the Big Data landscape has rapidly changed over the last 30 months. Key technologies have matured while new ones have risen to prominence Read more […]

VMware Horizon FIRST Certified VDI Solution with Dassault Systèmes’ 3DEXPERIENCE Platform

VMware Horizon FIRST Certified VDI Solution with Dassault Systèmes’ 3DEXPERIENCE Platform

This post was originally published on this site —We are excited to announce that VMware Horizon 7 is the first certified VDI solution with Dassault Systèmes’ 3DEXPERIENCE Platform R2016x and R2017x. The 3DEXPERIENCE Platform leverages Dassault Systèmes’ world-class 3D software applications that transform the way products are designed, produced and supported, including: 3D modeling apps (CATIA 6, SOLIDWORKS, GEOVIA and BIOVIA). Content and simulation Apps (SIMULIA, DELMIA, and 3DVIA). Social and Collaboration apps (ENOVIA Read more […]

VMware AirWatch 101: AirWatch REST APIs

VMware AirWatch 101: AirWatch REST APIs

This post was originally published on this site —With contributions from: Hannah Jernigan, Technical Writer, End User Computing Technical Marketing, VMware Do you ever wish the productivity apps your end-users love had more security features? VMware AirWatch REST APIs can help make this idea a reality by integrating AirWatch REST APIs with existing IT infrastructures and third-party applications. AirWatch API integration extends enterprise mobility management functionality to external programs, and is an efficient, cost-effective Read more […]

VMware Completes Wavefront Acquisition

VMware Completes Wavefront Acquisition

This post was originally published on this site —I’m pleased to announce that the Wavefront acquisition is officially closed. We’ve passed all the hurdles, and done all the paperwork, and now Wavefront is now officially part of VMware. Wavefront is, of course, the leading metrics monitoring service for cloud and modern application environments. If you are interested in signing up for a free trial, go here. The work is not done, in fact its only beginning. We have big plans for Wavefront, and we’ll be rolling them out Read more […]