VMworld 2019 Europe: Operations Management Sessions

VMworld 2019 Europe: Operations Management Sessions

This post was originally published on this site —VMworld 2019 Europe will start the first week of November, and attendees tell us it’s the best place to network, get trained, and have fun!  If you’re attending, we’re excited to welcome you to the conference. To make it easier, here’s a guide so you don’t miss the operations management opportunities throughout the event, including: Breakout Sessions Hands-on Labs Meet the Experts Solution Exchange Breakout Sessions There are many sessions from which to choose Read more […]

How To Get Rid of Your Hybrid Cloud Tech Headache

How To Get Rid of Your Hybrid Cloud Tech Headache

This post was originally published on this site —While modern technology offers great benefits, it can also create new challenges, like visibility across hybrid cloud and multi-cloud environments. Nowadays, IT departments are getting a big tech headache. But don’t stress about the technology – there’s an answer. See how in the complimentary guide, “Tracking Cloud Management Success”, which highlights the following: Why only vRealize Operations delivers simpler unified visibility Hear directly from organizations Read more […]

Don’t Miss Your Chance to Give Us Direct Feedback on the End User Computing Product Forums!

Don’t Miss Your Chance to Give Us Direct Feedback on the End User Computing Product Forums!

This post was originally published on this site —At one point in time or another, you probably took a look at the End User Computing product forums on the VMware Technology Network. We’ve had product forums that have covered the broad range of End-User Computing products and technologies including Workspace ONE, Horizon, Horizon Cloud, App Volumes, Dynamic Environment Manager (formerly User Environment Manager), and more. These forums have been of great value to IT Practitioners looking for a quick answer to questions on deployment or best Read more […]

vExpert Cloud Management September 2019 Blog Digest

vExpert Cloud Management September 2019 Blog Digest

This post was originally published on this site —VMware’s vExpert program is made up of industry professionals from around the vCommunity. The vExpert title is awarded to individuals who dedicate their time outside of work to share their experiences and useful information about VMware products with the rest of the community. In July of 2019, we spun off a sub-program called vExpert Cloud Management for vExperts who specialize in products from VMware’s Cloud Management Business unit, namely the vRealize Suite. vExperts share their knowledge Read more […]

Pop Quiz: How much do you really know about vSphere 6.7?

Pop Quiz: How much do you really know about vSphere 6.7?

This post was originally published on this site —Can you identify all the performance improvements in vSphere 6.7? Do you know what Persistent Memory modules can do? How big can a VM get? Are you a vSphere 6.7 expert? Take our short quiz to find out! Challenge yourself with this three-minute quiz that will test your knowledge of the latest update to vSphere. If you get all the questions right, you may be an expert. If you don’t, you may be surprised how much you learn along the way. VMware vSphere 6.7 is the efficient and secure platform Read more […]

VMware vRealize Hands on Lab T-shirt Giveaway

VMware vRealize Hands on Lab T-shirt Giveaway

This post was originally published on this site —Attention VMworld 2019 Europe attendees!  Want to get the MOST out of your SDDC?  Want to learn about the latest and greatest advancements in the vRealize Suite?  Want to show off with a new Cloud Management t-shirt?  We have the answer for you! Come to the Hand on Labs (HOL) at VMworld 2019 Europe and complete one of three VMware vRealize Lightning Labs between Monday, November 4, 2019 through Wednesday, November 6, 2019.  Finish the short lab, learn something new and get Read more […]

AWS CloudFormation Integration with VMware vRealize Automation Cloud

AWS CloudFormation Integration with VMware vRealize Automation Cloud

This post was originally published on this site —Author: Carlos Boyd, VMware Solution Architect Advanced Customer Engagement Project Team: Amanda Blevins, Mandy Botsko-Wilson, Darryl Cauldwell, Paul Chang, Kim Delgado, Dustin Ellis, Jason Karnes, Phoebe Kim, Andy Knight, Riaz Mohamed, Chris Mutchler, Nikolay Nikolov, Michael Patton, Raghu Pemmaraju   Introduction   Infrastructure as Code (IaC) is the management of infrastructure (virtual machines, networks, security, topology, etc.) in a descriptive, plain-text model. IaC uses the same Read more […]

vmx.reboot.PowerCycle Makes CPU Vulnerability Remediation Easy

vmx.reboot.PowerCycle Makes CPU Vulnerability Remediation Easy

This post was originally published on this site —The biggest issue with remediating CPU vulnerabilities in a virtual environment is that, in most cases, the virtual machines must be power cycled. Not just rebooted but powered off and then back on. To help our customers get this done easily VMware has added the vmx.reboot.PowerCycle advanced parameter to vSphere which automates this process. Why does a VM need to be power cycled to be remediated? Intel has chosen to remediate some of the vulnerabilities by shipping new CPU microcode (firmware) that Read more […]

VMware #1 in IDC Cloud System Management Software Report 7 Years in a Row!

VMware #1 in IDC Cloud System Management Software Report 7 Years in a Row!

This post was originally published on this site —VMware ranked #1 in IDC Cloud System Management Software Report As mentioned in the press release, VMware has been ranked number one in the IDC cloud system management software report: “Worldwide Cloud System and Service Management Software Market Shares, 2018: Multicloud Strategies Take the Lead.”  The report provides an analysis of the worldwide system and service management software industry for calendar year 2018. It includes IDC calculated worldwide revenue and growth rate Read more […]

VMware #1 in IDC Automation Software Report 4 Years in a Row!

VMware #1 in IDC Automation Software Report 4 Years in a Row!

This post was originally published on this site —VMware ranked #1 in IDC Automation Software Report As mentioned in the press release, VMware has been ranked number one in the IDC automation software report: “Worldwide IT Automation and Configuration Management Software Market Shares, 2018: Year of Market Expansion” – second consecutive year for this report.  The report provides a competitive analysis of the worldwide IT automation and configuration management software industry for 2018. It includes IDC calculated worldwide Read more […]