- September 16, 2015
As over 23,000 people watched the keynote speeches from VMworld 2015, users took to social media to give their reviews of VMware's announcements.
- September 15, 2015
VMware still hasn't allowed public access to a try-before-you-buy NSX evaluation, but a VMUG EVALExperience option is in the works.
- September 10, 2015
VMware executives talked up the security aspects of an NSX deployment, citing use cases and giving a preview of upcoming features.
- September 02, 2015
VMware NSX could be a game changer, but IT pros won't believe it – and won't invest in it – until they can test it for themselves.
- September 01, 2015
The Best of VMworld 2015 Awards recognize the most innovative new server virtualization, cloud and end-user computing products.
Sponsored by Citrix - Digital transformation changes how business processes are completed, with new apps and services being essential elements in the entire process. Understandably, the focus of many businesses has been on the design, creation, and deployment of these apps. But they are beginning to realize that they cannot afford to ignore perhaps the most important aspect of launching new software: user adoption. Put simply, if workers don’t use the new apps and digital services, nothing has transformed. Costly digital transformations can come to naught. This is not an edge case that most organizations don’t have to worry about. According to a McKinsey study, 70% of digital transformation initiatives fail, with much of the problem resulting from a lack of adoption. See More
Sponsored by Citrix - Digital transformation has rewritten the processes and activities that support the modern organization. Many of these changes have improved the employee experience, but perhaps none so much as the move from monolithic applications to microapps. See More
Sponsored by Citrix - When organizations first digitized their processes, the application reigned supreme. A particular process was typically tied to a specific application, and the data that the process relied on was in a data store dedicated to that app. As time has gone on, more apps have been added, so that data has become more siloed than ever. According to recent research from Pegasystems Inc., employees today use an averageof 35 apps to complete their daily tasks. See More
Sponsored by Citrix - In the past couple of months, there has been a lot of discussion about improving the employee experience, with the recognition that employee engagement is a necessary precursor to an improved customer experience. Sir Richard Branson stated the need to do this quite clearly: “It sort of should go without saying—and it's surprising that it still doesn't go without saying at some companies—if the person who works at your company is 100% proud of the job they're doing, if you give them the tools to do a good job, they're proud of the brand, if they were looked after, if they're treated well, then they're going to be smiling, they're going to be happy, and therefore the customer will have a nice experience.” See More
- August 31, 2015
VMware EVO:RACK is still a work in progress that won't emerge for many months, but some details, including a new name, have been released.
- August 24, 2015
Besides updates to its hyper-converged lineup, VMware has been tight-lipped about what it will unveil at VMworld. That won't stop us from guessing.
- August 13, 2015
VMware CTO Kit Colbert discusses how the company’s Project Bonneville will fit containers into a vSphere infrastructure.
- June 25, 2015
Red Hat is adding features to its virtualization software to stay competitive, but is also worried about staying relevant as the industry moves to embrace cloud and containers.
- June 23, 2015
Docker networking limitations have hindered production use of containers, but a new feature adds much-needed flexibility.
- June 22, 2015
Keep up with the latest news and Best of VMworld 2015 Awards coverage.
- June 16, 2015
Virtualization has spurred new levels of IT productivity, but as innovation begins to stall, some companies find bare-metal deployments better fit their performance needs.
- June 16, 2015
The combination of bare-metal servers and containers is giving traditional server virtualization a run for its money.
- May 15, 2015
VMware has made significant investments in network virtualization, end-user computing and the cloud. By the first-quarter results, those efforts are paying off.
- May 11, 2015
Today’s containers solve application portability problems. Could they also drive the next wave of server consolidation?