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By the Numbers: TAM Services Events at VMworld 2013 San Francisco

Paul Strong, CTO of the Global Field - Executive Keynote at TAM Day

On behalf of the VMware TAM Services organization, thank you to each and every one of our customers that attended our events at VMworld 2013 in San Francisco.

You made this years events an overwhelming success!

“…I specifically enjoyed TAM Day as it prepared me for the new technologies that I would learn about during the week…”

“…positively giddy about vCAC, vCHS, NSX, vCOPs, and even ITBM!”

“…this is the first VMworld I’ve had a TAM and access to this kind of information available at TAM Customer Central and TAM Day. Made a huge difference – a world of difference…”

As is tradition with many blogs post-VMworld, let’s share some of the numbers from our events during VMworld 2013


  • 9th Annual Exclusive Event 1 Day Before VMworld (Sunday, August 25th) at Moscone West
  • More than 800 Customers in Attendance
  • 2 Executive Keynotes
    – Paul Strong, CTO for the Global Field – Opening Keynote
    – Carl Eschenbach, President and COO – Closing Keynote
  • 3 Executive Presentations
    – Raghu Raghuram – Software Defined Data Center
    – Jeff Jennings – End User Computing
    – Bill Fathers – VMware vCloud Hybrid Service
  • 4 Technical Deep Dives Sessions
    – NSX
    – Storage
    – Automation/Management
    – En User Computing
  • 2 Ask the Experts Panels
    – Virtualizing Tier 1 Applications
    – Cloud Experts
  • 70 Birds of a Feather Tables hosted by VMware Experts

TAM Customer Central

  • 2nd Annual Exclusive Event During VMworld
  • 4 days (Monday-Thursday) During VMworld at the Marriott Marquis
  • A Record 1200 Unique Visits by 208 Customers
  • 27 Deep Dives and Roadmaps by Product Management and Engineering
  • 50+ Customer & Product Team 1:1 Meetings

Additional VMworld 2013 San Francisco Numbers

  • Over 1000 TAM Services Customers in Attendance
  • 16 Sessions Presented by TAM Services Customers
  • 1 Breakout Session Delivered by TAM Services

Thanks again for an amazing week!

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Ryan Johnson

About Ryan Johnson

Ryan Johnson is a Staff Technical Account Manager in Professional Services at VMware. Ryan is a member of the VMware Technical Account Manager Program and provides cross-functional advisory and customer advocacy services, backed by the full resources of the VMware organization. He and other members of the team partner with customers to help realize their success with VMware solutions, accelerate their return on VMware investments and mitigate risk. Find out more about the VMware Technical Account Manager Program at vmware.com/go/tam/. Follow the VMware Technical Account Manager Program on Twitter as @VMwareTAM and follow Ryan @tenthirtyam.