New white paper: Big Data performance on VMware Cloud on AWS: Spark machine learning and IoT analytics performance on-premises and in the cloud

New white paper: Big Data performance on VMware Cloud on AWS: Spark machine learning and IoT analytics performance on-premises and in the cloud

This post was originally published on this site —By Dave Jaffe A new white paper is available comparing Spark machine learning performance on an 8-server on-premises cluster vs. a similarly configured VMware Cloud on AWS cluster. Here is what the VMware Cloud on AWS cluster looked like: VMware Cloud on AWS configuration for performance tests Three standard analytic programs from the Spark machine learning library (MLlib), K-means clustering, Logistic Regression classification, and Random Forest decision trees, were driven using spark-perf. In addition, Read more […]

VMworld 2018 vSphere Security Sessions

VMworld 2018 vSphere Security Sessions

This post was originally published on this site —It’s that time of year again! The time when we all pack our comfortable shoes and head to Las Vegas for VMworld! As we are all dealing with the seemingly ever-increasing IT security issues that plague our industry, VMware is there to help you make sense of it and deal with it in as easy a way as possible. This blog article focuses on the vSphere side of the VMware house. Let me share with you the sessions I’m part of and one or two that I think you should all attend. CPU Vulnerabilities Read more […]

Definitive VMworld 2018 Guide for Micro-Segmentation Practitioners

Definitive VMworld 2018 Guide for Micro-Segmentation Practitioners

This post was originally published on this site —As you plan to attend VMworld 2018 – Do you have questions like : how do I micro-segment? What grouping strategies do I use? How to do a Firewall-As-A-Service in hybrid VM and Container environments? Or you are a Pros and would like to know more of what is new? – We would like to help you answer and have the best possible help as you head back to your organizations. This blog captures the Micro-Segmentation sessions that are geared towards designing your micro-segmentation strategies. Read more […]

Know Before You Go – Top EUC Sessions at VMworld!

Know Before You Go – Top EUC Sessions at VMworld!

This post was originally published on this site —VMworld- whether you’re a first-time attendee or a seasoned pro, planning for the week is always a daunting task. What sessions should you prioritize? Will you do a Hands-on Lab? How do you make the most of five days in Sin City? Don’t worry- we’ve got you covered. From the Mobility Zone to the certifications you need to catch on-site, this is the insiders ‘know before you go’ guide to VMworld 2018. The Basics Put on your best running shoes, because you’re about Read more […]

New Release: PowerCLI 10.2.0

New Release: PowerCLI 10.2.0

This post was originally published on this site —It’s new release day! Even though we’re counting down the days to VMworld, we still have a fresh version for you with PowerCLI 10.2.0! Speaking of counting, this marks the 4th release of PowerCLI this year. I remember when getting 2 updates in a single year was a major event, much less four! A big shout-out to the PowerCLI engineering team for all the work that’s been done to make this process faster and easier. If you’d like to know more details, VMworld session DEV3504BU Read more […]

Get Ready for an Action-packed Agenda with VMware Cloud on AWS at VMworld 2018

Get Ready for an Action-packed Agenda with VMware Cloud on AWS at VMworld 2018

This post was originally published on this site — The following is a guest post from Sonali Desai, Product Marketing Manager at VMware. VMware Cloud on AWS is going to celebrate its one-year anniversary at VMworld 2018, and it is going to have even bigger and louder presence than last year. So, you can expect a lot of buzz about VMware Cloud on AWS during VMworld 2018. As most of you already know, VMware Cloud on AWS delivers a highly scalable, secure and resilient service that allows organizations to seamlessly migrate Read more […]

VMworld 2018 Sessions on NSX Networking and Security in VMware Cloud on AWS

VMworld 2018 Sessions on NSX Networking and Security in VMware Cloud on AWS

This post was originally published on this site —VMworld 2018 is a week away; are you attending? Want to learn more about NSX Networking and Security in VMware Cloud on AWS, how you can easily deploy and secure workloads in the cloud, or how to build hybrid cloud solutions with the familiarity and capabilities of vSphere? Make sure to attend the below sessions at VMworld 2018. We will go into a deep dive of all the functionality and show how VMware Cloud on AWS is being used by customers. If you haven’t already, check-out my prior blog, Read more […]

VMware Cloud on AWS: Advanced Networking and Security with NSX-T SDDC

VMware Cloud on AWS: Advanced Networking and Security with NSX-T SDDC

This post was originally published on this site —Announced in AWS Summit in New York last month and also briefly mentioned on the prior blog, Announcing General Availability of VMware NSX-T Data Center 2.2.0, NSX-T networking and security is now available in Preview Mode for new SDDC deployments on VMware Cloud on AWS. Please reach out to your sales/SE contact for more information.  In this blog post, I give an overview of the advanced networking and security functionality provided by NSX-T within VMware Cloud on AWS. You can also check out Read more […]

Android Series: Android Rugged Deployments

Android Series: Android Rugged Deployments

This post was originally published on this site —Mobile devices are impacting organizations in big ways from increasing user productivity to lowering TCO. Mobility isn’t just for knowledge workers; mobility also largely impacts the daily function of various departments and industries. Ruggedized devices are corporate-owned dedicated devices that provide durability and functionality that enables workers in harsher work environments such as warehouses, hospitals, and retail stores. They need to be constantly connected so they do not disturb Read more […]

Cisco certified? Join us at VMworld!

Cisco certified? Join us at VMworld!

This post was originally published on this site —No, you’re not a fish out of water. You’re actually in the right place to be exposed to content that will change the way you think about networking and security. We know you have spent years honing your skills around switching, routing, load balancing and network security so the concepts of NSX will be familiar to you. Get ready! We will dive deeper into new applications of these concepts to support the enterprise shift to cloud-centric networking and security. Here is a list of the top Read more […]