VMworld 2016 – be_Tomorrow – Recommended Sessions

VMworld 2016 – be_Tomorrow Another year has passed as VMware head to Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas for VMworld 2016. Moving on from San Francisco after 4 years’, VMworld was last in Las Vegas in 2011. VMworld is VMware’s annual event which is full of product announcements & vision for the…

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VMworld 2015 – Ready For Any Write Up

Earlier this month VMware held its annual conference, VMworld in wonderful San Francisco. See my earlier post “VMworld 2015 – Ready for Any“. To set the scene, VMworld was held at the Moscone Centre, and had 23,000+ attendee’s from 88 countries present and another 50,000+ attendee’s joining online. The week…

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VMworld 2015 US – Ready for Any

It’s that time of year again. The biggest event of the year for VMware. VMworld 2015 – ‘Ready for Any’ held in San Francisco. This is a must attend within my annual calendar. Attending VMworld allows me further insight into strategy & roadmaps for relevant products. In previous years, my…

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Using vCenter Alarms for Environmental Awareness

VMware vCenter is capable of sending alarns/notification using a few key methods that are great to gain better operational awareness of your environment if you are not utilising a toolset like vRealize Operations Manager to gain these insights into your environment today. Whilst these methods are useful they do not…

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Managing vCenter/ESXi with VMware Fusion

Connecting to vCenter with VMware Fusion To connect VMware Fusion to vCenter, select “Connect to Server” from VMware Fusion’s file menu. Fill in your vCenter or ESXi IP/FQDN, username and password Hit Connect and start managing your virtual machines from VMware Fusion. To avoid jumping between multiple computers, I have…

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ITaaS4751 Service Provider Keynote – Route to Market

Following the General Session on Partner Exchange 2015 Day #1, VMware held breakout keynote sessions for various route to markets. Being aligned so tightly with the vCloud Air Network, ITaaS4751 Service Provider Keynote seemed the most relevant one to attend for myself. I found this session was well received by…

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VMware Partner Exchange – Warm Up

As apart of my role, I am fortunate enough to be traveling to San Francisco again this year for VMware’s Partner Exchange held at Moscone West. To my delight, VMware have a dedicated stream for the vCloud Air Network (ITAAS), I will be attending the following sessions and will hopefully…

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5 Key Products for VMware focused Service Providers

At VMworld US earlier in the year, VMware announced, the vCloud Air Network has 3800+ providers. This is a substantial amount of VMware focused service providers globally. The vCloud Air Network allows Service Providers to leverage VMware products based on a consumption model to develop a mature and feature rich…

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