Posts Tagged ‘ horizon ’

Paul Strong

EVALExperience – Yet Another Reason To Be A VMUG Advantage Subscriber

January 15, 2015
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One of the things that excited me most when I joined VMware was how passionate and knowledgeable our user community is. After I joined, I remember getting on a plane once. I was wearing VMware apparel (aka ‘schwag’) and carrying a VMware laptop bag (aka more schwag, and yup I am all in on wearing/touting the logo). As I walked through the cabin, a gentleman looked up at me and said, “Are you just wearing the clothes or do you actually work for VMware?” I replied that yes, I worked for VMware. He said, “Thanks.  I love your products!” I've worked for many companies, and worn their wardrobe, but this was one of the first occasions that doing so solicited such a response… and...

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Srinivas Krishnamurti

Mobile World Congress 2013 Musings

March 25, 2013
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Mobile World Congress 2013 Musings

Mobile World Congress 2013 was held at the Fira Gran Via in Barcelona in late February. It’s the biggest mobile conference with about 72,000 attendees. VMware had a booth at the conference where attendees had the opportunity to see VMware Horizon Mobile on a range of new partner devices including Sony Experia, along with a demo of VMware Horizon Workspace . For a quick view on how we view the evolving end user landscape, check out the videos here .

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Scott Davis

Broadening VMware’s EUC Horizons with Innovation

February 15, 2013
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Broadening VMware’s EUC Horizons with Innovation

Welcome to 2013, the era of multi-device mobile workspace, BYOD and the consumerization of IT. Let’s explore each of these. Consumerization of IT doesn’t mean encouraging your users to use unaccountable, non-compliant consumer services to get their work done. But it does mean that IT has competition!

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Srinivas Krishnamurti

Introducing VMware Horizon Mail

January 31, 2013
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Introducing VMware Horizon Mail

I’m excited to announce the immediate availability of VMware Horizon Mail that can be downloaded from Google Play . VMware Horizon Mail is a native Android collaboration application that allows you to access your corporate email, calendar, contacts, tasks and files from any Android device. The previous incarnation of this application was called VMware Zimbra for Android and made available as a fling . Based on customer feedback, we decided to productize and release the app via Google Play. This will also be the default email/PIM client for our VMware Horizon Mobile initiative. Horizon Mail supports any Microsoft ActiveSync compliant email server and also supports the VMware Zimbra Collaboration Suite (ZCS). With ZCS as the backend, Horizon Mail offers several additional ZCS-only...

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Srinivas Krishnamurti

Softbank, Motorola and VMware bring Horizon Mobile to Japan

November 5, 2012
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Softbank, Motorola and VMware bring Horizon Mobile to Japan

Today we are excited to announce that VMware is partnering with Softbank and Motorola to launch VMware Horizon Mobile ™ in Japan. Softbank Telecom will be offering Horizon Mobile as a cloud-based managed service, which will be open for trials on December 10th. The slick Motorola Razr 201M device, available in the market today, will be first device in Japan that leverages our virtualization technology (previously called Mobile Virtualization Platform – MVP) to offer a compelling solution to allow enterprises to embrace BYOD without compromising usability or security and manageability of the corporate content (apps and data). It has been very exciting to see how fast things have changed since I first visited Japan three plus years ago to discuss...

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Srinivas Krishnamurti

Announcing Horizon Mobile Carrier Partners

October 18, 2011
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Announcing Horizon Mobile Carrier Partners

Greetings from VMworld 2011 Europe in Copenhagen!   The Horizon Mobile is very excited to announce that Verizon Wireless (US) and Telefonica (Europe) are our lead partners to roll out our solution to enterprises.  We had been working with these partners for the last several months and over the next several weeks we will be focusing on bringing the solution to market.  Together with out carrier and handset partners, we will offer a solution to help enterprises embrace ‘bring your own device’ paradigm without compromising the security of corporate content.        While there are many similarities between the US and European markets, there are a few differences in our partner offerings.  One of the significant differences is that...

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