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What surprises await at VMworld 2015? Only one…

June 27, 2015

What surprises await at #VMworld 2015? Only one way to find out…

What surprises await at VMworld 2015? Only one…

VMworld 2015 US brings together thought leaders, subject matter experts, and IT professionals to immerse themselves in the latest in virtualization and cloud technology. Realize value in our leading products, interactive sessions and networking opportunities with our partner ecosystem, all under one roof. Register today!


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Faster performance, new platform support, and…

June 24, 2015

Faster performance, new platform support, and more in VMware Mirage 5.4 – now available!

Faster performance, new platform support, and…

By Sachin Sharma, Product Marketing, End-User Computing, VMware I’m delighted to announce the general availability of VMware Mirage 5.4! This is the second release of Mirage this year and includes many enhancements that our customers have been asking for. Feel free to download the latest bits from my.vmware.com or trial the product for free here. […]


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VMware on List of Computerworld 100 Best Places…

June 24, 2015

VMware on List of Computerworld 100 Best Places to Work in IT – Again!

VMware on List of Computerworld 100 Best Places…

I was delighted to learn that VMware’s IT organization has again been selected to the Computerworld 100 Best Places to Work in IT 2015. This is the second year VMware has been recognized by Computerworld for this distinction, and we moved up to an impressive #17 (from #26 last year in the large company category). […]


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IT professionals have to be happy about this

June 24, 2015

I’m registered for #VMworld 2015 what are you waiting for?

IT professionals have to be happy about this

VMworld 2015 US brings together thought leaders, subject matter experts, and IT professionals to immerse themselves in the latest in virtualization and cloud technology. Realize value in our leading products, interactive sessions and networking opportunities with our partner ecosystem, all under one roof.


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What a Motherboard Can Tell Us About the Future…

June 24, 2015

Instead of buying servers, people buy #EVO:RAIL or #EVO:RACK

What a Motherboard Can Tell Us About the Future…

What’s the correct answer to this question? Where did Intel decide to put the memory sockets on its latest motherboard – the 4-socket S4600LH2? If you’re curious, you can see where the memory sockets are located here , but that’s not the correct answer. The right answer is: Who Cares?!!! Long ago, we all decided that Intel was smart enough to figure out where it’s best to place components on its boards. While hardware partners may have some concerns, most end-user organizations couldn’t care…Read More


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VSAN In 3 Minutes YouTube Series

June 24, 2015

“Bite-sized” videos on #VMware #VSAN!

VSAN In 3 Minutes YouTube Series

It never seems there’s enough time in the day to sit down and learn about something new and exciting — like VMware Virtual SAN. Even a 15-minute demo can seem long! To make things easier, we’ve started a new video series “VSAN In 3 Minutes” produced by our own Greg Mulholland. You’ll find them quick, bite-sized and with just enough information to get you going in the right direction. Also, for your convenience, I’ve included links to the more formal Virtual SAN documentation. And, in case you missed it, here are the most popular VSAN technical documents: Virtual SAN 6.0 Performance Virtual SAN 6.0 TCO and Sizing Calculator Virtual SAN 6.0 Design and Sizing Virtual Blocks | A VMware blog – The source for insight, resources, and news on…Read More


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Horizon FLEX 1.5 now shipping

June 24, 2015

Horizon FLEX 1.5 now shipping

Horizon FLEX 1.5 now shipping

Andy here again. I’m delighted to announce that Horizon FLEX 1.5 is now shipping. This update is huge. We’ve got server side improvements, client side improvements, probably even improvements in the bit that connects the two! Sorry, I’ll try and be serious, this is after all a very big deal. It’s been just 6 months […]


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AirWatch and Saaswedo team up for real time…

June 24, 2015

AirWatch and Saaswedo team up for real time enterprise telecom expense management

AirWatch and Saaswedo team up for real time…

Saaswedo is a telecom expense management software that specialises in the tracking, mediation and collection of telecom expenses for enterprise mobility clients. With access to 27 international carriers, the SaaS-based company monitors telecom and mobile data usage for 10,000 international enterprise customers, backed up by local support resources in Europe, the Americas and Australia. Through […]


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20+ Common VSAN Questions

June 24, 2015

20+ Common #VSAN Questions

20+ Common VSAN Questions

Virtual BlocksPost navigation← Get hands-on with Virtual SAN – download the free 6 month evaluation!Running Microsoft Business Critical Application on Virtual SAN 6.0 → Posted on May 29, 2015 by Chuck Hollis VMware’s Virtual SAN radically simplifies storage in vSphere clusters. Even though the product has been available for about a year, we still continue to get all sorts of interesting questions. What follows are the list of interesting questions we encounter most often, along with quick answers. 1. How does VSAN use external storage arrays? VSAN doesn’t use external storage arrays — it uses server-based disk drives and flash devices to create its own shared and protected storage pool. The environment is much simpler and more…Read More


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VMware News Recap: 6/19/15: What We Read this Week

June 24, 2015

#VMware News Recap: 6/19/15: What We Read this Week

VMware News Recap: 6/19/15: What We Read this Week

This week in VMware News: Business Mobility Strategy, IDC’s MarketScape Names VMware as Leader + CIO Bask Iyer on the Most Important Thing He’s Learned in His Role On Monday evening, VMware executives outlined the company’s strategy for the future of business mobility with new solutions and partnerships. Watch the video on Tribal Knowledge> On […]


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