vTestPlans – Free vSphere Test Plans
I’ve recently had a few requests to share my vSphere test plans with the VMware community. Good news: With effect today I have reformatted my old test plans and uploaded
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Technical Insights about Horizon Cloud on Microsoft Azure
After much anticipation, VMware Horizon Cloud on Microsoft Azure is finally released. Horizon Cloud now offers three different options providing capacity for desktops and hosted applications. With Horizon Cloud on Microsoft Azure, you gain all of the benefits of a cloud-managed service, including the ability to manage RD Session Hosted desktops and applications on Microsoft […] The post Technical Insights about Horizon Cloud on Microsoft Azure appeared first on VMware End-User Computing Blog .
How Western Carolina University is using VMware NSX to evacuate data from other universities
WCU is part of a larger group of universities, including some on the coast. Here’s how the school plans to use NSX to help sister universities in times of natural disaster.
Team, what a weekend in sports! LA Dodgers win their second game against the Chicago Cubs in the NLCS. Justin Turner with a walkoff Homerun! Yankees are down 0-2 against the Astros. Broncos lost to the Giants? The undefeated KC Chiefs loses to the Steelers. I love the month of October. Not only is there great baseball. We also have NFL and College Football in full swing, basketball and hockey are just starting. The weather is just perfect as well, minus the recent hurricanes of course!
Horizon on Azure is now GA
The big news last week is our release of Horizon on Azure. Delivering on the Promise of Cross-Cloud Strategy As the saying goes, good things come to those who wait. In May, we announced our intent to release the VMware Horizon Cloud Service on Microsoft Azure. This summer, an exclusive group of customers participated in our beta program, and finally, this August and September lucky VMworld attendee got a chance to see our team preview this new solution. After much anticipation and excitement, we are happy to announce that the Horizon Cloud on Microsoft Azure solution is now generally available (GA).
vForum Online Fall event
This is the week!! Coming up Wednesday, October 18th. vForum Online is an excellent opportunity to learn about our solutions and all the product content that has been newly refreshed from VMworld. If your customers missed out on attending VMworld or need practical advice for their technology infrastructure, they will have the opportunity to learn from 16 technical breakouts, 10 instructor-led Hands-on Labs, and 9 LIVE video chats with experts. Take a look at the agenda below and register to take advantage of the chance for your customers to hear Pat Gelsinger’s keynote and get inspired.
Digital Transformation with Digital Workspace
Last week, I presented at the Dallas VMUG UserCon on “What’s New with Intelligent Operations with vRealize Operations and Log Insight”. Here are the slides, if you are interested. This Thursday, I will be at the Boston VMUG UserCon presenting on “Transforming Networking and Security with NSX, App Defense and vRealize Network Insight“.
I’m out in New York City and Boston this week. My colleague Ray Kalmbach (@HybridCloudPro) and I are delivering a VMware SDDC Assessments Workshop in NYC today at the EMC office for our partners. Here are the slides (VMware Internal Link. Partners, reach out to me if you want a copy). Tomorrow our VMware expert, Emad Younis, Senior Technical Marketing Manager, will walk our partners through vSphere 6.5 upgrade paths for scenarios solicited live from the audience!
VMware vSphere Partner Workshop – New York
October 17: New York, NY 9:30am-3:30pm EST
EMC Office / Murray Hill Conference Room
2 Penn Plaza 18th Floor, New York, NY 10121
Click here to register
October Dates To Remember
Now for a Summary of VMware News Update from this past week.
VMware Horizon Cloud on Microsoft Azure—Now Available
Delivering on the Promise of Cross-Cloud Strategy As the saying goes, good things come to those who wait. In May, we announced our intent to release the VMware Horizon Cloud Service on Microsoft Azure. This summer, an exclusive group of customers participated in our beta program, and finally, this August and September lucky VMworld attendees […] The post VMware Horizon Cloud on Microsoft Azure—Now Available appeared first on VMware End-User Computing Blog .
7 reasons Chrome OS computers are ideal for enterprises
“We’ve seen enterprise interest in Chrome OS rise over the past year,” added Sumit Dhawan, senior vice president and general manager for end-user computing at VMware. “Chrome OS as a platform makes a lot of sense for customers looking for a low-footprint endpoint that’s easy to manage and secure.”