Eye on VMware 09/05/2017


With over 20K+ total attendees and another 3K+ viewing online, VMworld 2017 has completed. We are now less than a week away from VMworld Europe in Barcelona, Spain. I will bring you the latest updates live in Barcelona as I will be working as a Hands on Labs Captain there. Here is a summary of announcements from this past week:

VMworld Day 1 Announcements:

VMworld Day 2 Announcements:

VMware America’s Partner Organization Enablement Newsletter from Linda Hummel:

September Dates To Remember

  • September vmLIVE Event Calendar
  • Top Gun Tuesday (for Partner Sales):
    • Sep 12: VMworld Recap
    • Sep 19: IT Operations with vRealize
    • Sep 26: Automate IT with vRealize
  • Top Gun Tech Thursday (for Partner Technical Teams):
    • Sep 7: What’s New with vSAN 6.6
    • Sep 14: Transitioning to HCI with VxRail
    • Sep 21: VMworld Recap
    • Sep 28: Deploying IDM & IDM Best Practices

Partner Enablement

VMworld 2017 Day 1 and Day 2 Recaps

Program Updates

Partner Code of Conduct Acknowledgment Required



Now for a Summary of VMware News Update from this past week.

Sales News:

Technical News: