This week in VMware News, VMware Virtual SAN was included in recent Gartner research. The report, “Predicts 2015: Midmarket CIOs Must Shed IT Debt to Invest in Strategic IT Initiatives,” identifies opportunities for CIOs to simplify IT operations so they can spend more time improving business outcomes.
On Tuesday, VMware Education Services launched the VMware Learning Zone – a new subscription-based service that gives you a full year of unlimited, 24/7 access to official VMware video-based training. Top VMware experts and instructors discuss solutions, provide tips and give advice on a variety of advanced topics.
Also this week, Tribal Knowledge caught up with last year’s Fling Contest winner, Steve Athanas. (He’s the Director of Platforms & Systems Engineering at University of Massachusetts Lowell.) This year’s Fling contest recently closed on Friday, Nov. 14 and the winner will be announced before the year’s end. Read the interview with Steve here.
Bruce Hoard, Editor of the VMware Tech Center recently conducted an exclusive interview with VMware CIO Tony Scott to talk about what the rise of cloud-based services means for CIOs and IT departments. Be sure to catch the full interview on Tribal Knowledge, courtesy of the VMware Tech Center.
Lastly, Tribal Knowledge continued with its fun photo series, exclusive to our blog: “Administrators With Their Head in the vCloud.” This week, Keenen now has time to master brand new skills.