Josh Simons

SC’14 in New Orleans: After-Action Report

SC’14 in New Orleans: After-Action Report

Our first official presence at Supercomputing this week — SC’14  in New Orleans — was very gratifying. We had almost a dozen pre-scheduled meetings with customers and partners, and had what seemed like a steady stream of visitors at our demo station within the EMC booth on the exhibit floor. We also had a demo station in the Mellanox booth — more on that below. In addition to myself and Andy Nelson from the Office of the CTO, we were joined by several members of our field organization — Matt Herreras, Jeff Adams, and Mike Pileggi — as well as Ranjit Sawant from our Ecosystem and Solutions Engineering ( EASE ) team....

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Josh Simons

Supercomputing ’14 Begins: Laissez les bon temps rouler!

Supercomputing ’14 Begins: Laissez les bon temps rouler!

  SC’14 , the big, annual High Performance Computing (HPC) conference officially kicks off in New Orleans this evening with the opening of the exhibits. Workshops and tutorials have been held over the weekend as well: I gave a keynote presentation...

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Josh Simons

High Performance Computing (HPC) Update

High Performance Computing (HPC) Update

Our HPC effort at VMware has been very active in recent months, and we have lots of information to share– including new performance results. Rather than cramming all of that content into a single mega blog entry, I’ve decided instead to give a preview...

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Kit Colbert

Integration & Innovation: Announcing Horizon FLEX

Integration & Innovation: Announcing Horizon FLEX

Today I’m at VMworld Europe where we made some exciting new announcements in End-User Computing.  For this blog, I wanted to focus on...

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Richard Brunner

More Cores, More DRAM, Means More Performance for 2014 Servers

Recently VMware enabled support for a number of hardware innovations that add more processor sockets, processor cores, and system DRAM to standard x86 servers. And we are beginning to...

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Jon Herlocker

Log Insight and vCenter Operations – Better Together with vRealize Operations Insight

Log Insight and vCenter Operations – Better Together with vRealize Operations Insight

At VMware, we are personally dedicated to making IT Operations a better place. What does that mean? To me that means providing software and automation that detects and mitigates...

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