As I’m on my 4 1/2 hour flight to San Francisco for VMworld 2014, I’m reflecting on what I expect to see at this years conference. Last year was my first VMworld and I made the rookie mistake of scheduling
A hilarious conversation talking with my wife about VMworld 2014. She’s focused on Spousetivities opposed to learning more about micro segmentation. However, if you would like to learn more about SDN, SDDC and Software Defined Storage register for VMworld
Prior to VMware purchasing Nicira, the company was one of a handful of SDN players on the market. You could argue that they weren’t even the most mature product on the market at the time. Take for example companies such
VMworld 2013 was all about NSX, VMware’s network virtualization play. VMware has bet big on NSX and I talked to their customers and partners. Hear what they had to say and what I think.
Presenter: Scott Carlson, PayPal This post is Sponsored by - My Linked Profile I’ve been really excited about this session because of all of the fuss caused by the miss-announced release that Paypal was abandoning VMware for OpenStack. Scott is a Sr.
Speaker: Martin Casado (VMware Networking CTO) This post is Sponsored by - My Linked Profile Martin started out pretty well, talking about the value proposition of NSX. I asked the question earlier how does NSX bring value to the enterprise. The
Rick Scherer (EMC) Duncan Epping (VMware), William Lam (VMware), Scotte Lowe (VMware), Vaughn Steward (NetApp) First Question was the positioning NSX from the two operational teams. Basically, if the relationship between the server team and networking team is already strained
Kit Colbert (VMware Principal Architect) & Carl Ecshenbach (VMware COO) Joe Baguley (VMware CTO, EMEA) VMware is talking about the business of IT and how they enable their own business to deliver applications. It’s all about vCloud (vCloud Automation Center
Employees want to bring in whatever device they’d like. On top of that employees are much more savvy about applications and look to access both their applications and data on any device anywhere. VMware approaches these two technical challenges in
My raw notes from the session What challenges is Hybrid vCloud Service trying to solve Growing chasm between business and IT due to lack of agility Lack of trust for business-critical workloads in the public cloud The Solution VMware vCloud