Aug 31
VMworld Hall Crawl - Tues 4-6pm

475u.jpgTake a break at the Solutions Exchange “Hall Crawl” today in the Solutions Exchange between 4-6pm.  Find “beverages” (as shown in the picture) at the following sponsor booths:

Akorri

Compellent
Pancetera
Quantum
3PAR
VMware
Zenoss

 

Plus, food at the VMware Booth!

      
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Aug 31
VMworld 2010 Labs “Realtime” Fast Facts

Some interesting lab stats:
- Number of VMs deployed: over 50k and growing fast
- Number of Labs completed: over 5,200
- Average number of VMs being deployed and un-deployed per hour: 3865

 

Top five labs out of the 30 lab Topics being offered:
1. View 4.5 Install and Configure
2. ESX 4.1 New Features
3. VMware Performance and Tuning
4. Basic vSphere Install & Configure
5. VMware  Cloud Director

 

If you are at VMworld 2010 San Francisco, be sure to jump in and get you’re feet wet!

 

Reporting to you live…

~Tony (@tony_dunn)

      
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Aug 31

Creating a desktop virtualization strategy does not mean you have to integrate every function and feature known. In fact, many small to medium enterprises are able to quickly build a virtual desktop environment because all of the complex design decisions are simplified due to smaller scales.

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The OS sets in the west

VMworld  VMware CEO Paul Maritz has questioned the relevance of the operating system.…

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PC World - I/O virtualization vendor Xsigo Systems is tapping into the most ubiquitous network connections around, offering an appliance that lets enterprises carve many virtual links out of the Gigabit Ethernet or 10-Gigabit Ethernet port built into a server.

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Aug 31
VMware Product Survey

If you ever wished you could:

·        - Influence the direction of a VMware product or feature

·        - Accelerate the development of new features and functionality

·        - Provide input directly to the Product Management team

·       
And here’s the fun part –  possibly win an Apple iPad or a free pass for VMworld 2011

 

Take any one of the following surveys to help us to understand your needs better to make the best possible product that will  suit your needs.  You only have to answer one of the surveys below in order to be entered  into the iPad prize drawing.  However, the more surveys you complete the  better your odds are for winning!

 

Management and Automation - Provide feedback on how you manage your environment, including  everything from how you deploy virtual machines to performance!

ESX/ESXi Convergence  - Have you already upgraded to ESXi?  Thinking about it?  Share your  thoughts on the process of moving to the most advanced yet!

Storage – Designed for managers of storage solutions within virtualized environments!

Networking – Do you manage the network components within your environment?  If so, this survey will be of great interest to you!

Applications – Tell us about what applications you use within your virtual  environment and what applications you don’t.  If you have any thoughts  on Java based applications, this is the survey you want!

vCenter – Use vCenter much?  This survey covers a wide range of concepts  focused on vCenter.  Everything from upgrades and management to  providing high availability of vCenter is covered here!

Distributed Systems (HA and Disaster Recovery) – If you are interested in providing the highest levels of availability  for your mission critical applications this is your survey!  Topics  include VMware HA, VMware FT, replication and managing applications  within a highly available capable environment.

Converged Data Center – Tell us a bit about how you manage your converged data center!

Security – Interested in firewalls, vShield, and general security?  This survey has it all!

      
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Aug 31

‘We have the apps you trust’

Microsoft has told users they’ve got “nothing to lose” by checking out the company’s Azure cloud and hosted applications before committing to a deal with archrival VMware.…

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Aug 31

AP - VMware Inc., a maker of computer virtualization software, said Tuesday it has bought two smaller companies — Integrien and TriCipher.

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Aug 31

disco_tracy writes “Long a favorite of lovers and honeymooners, a Japanese beach town with fading sparkle has found a new tourism niche in the wired age. A resort based on a game called ‘Love Plus,’ encourages players to develop long-term relationships with virtual women.From the article: ‘Local souvenir shops in the resort town have caught on and capitalized on the love-struck new clientele, selling Love Plus-themed souvenirs, from good-luck charms to steamed buns and fish sausages. The local Ohnoya hotel even offers traditional rooms to the unusual couples, which feature two sets of futon beds and another barcode panel that allows the men to visualize their girlfriends in a flattering summer kimono.’”

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Today at VMworld 2010, VMware, Inc., the global leader in virtualization and cloud infrastructure, outlined its vision for the future of end-user… Read more at VMblog.com.

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