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Virtual Volumes Compatibility Guide Gets a Refresh

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Over the last year the number of Virtual Volumes implementations has increased significantly. From a handful of key VVol partners in early 2015 we now have over 150 array models certified for VVols from 15+ partners with more on the way. Given this rapid growth in support for VVols we have heard from customers that the Read more...
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VMware Hyper-Converged Software: The Ultimate HCI Tactical Solution for the Public Sector

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Hyper-converged solutions continue to rise in the data centers as the architecture of choice and the preferred building block to build a Software-Defined Data Center. VMware’s Hyper-Converged Software (HCS) is making significant progress with the modernization of data centers powered by vSphere. VMware’s Hyper-Converged Software solution delivers a combination of practical and simplified management functionality Read more...

5/3 Webcast: Top 5 New Hyper-Converged Features Take Virtualization Beyond Compute

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  If you still haven’t taken the leap into hyper-convergence, you’re not alone: there are so many vendor offerings in the marketplace that deciding on a hyper-converged infrastructure can be a daunting task. Any architectural choices and features should ultimately translate to efficiency both in operations and budget. If you’re wondering how a hyper-converged solution Read more...
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Virtually Speaking Podcast Episode 10 – NSX Intro and Use Cases

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The NSX virtualization platform is helping hundreds of customers realize the full potential of a Software-Defined Data Center. NSX delivers for networking the capabilities VMware already provides for compute and storage. This week Pete and John bring in Engineering Architect Scott Lowe to introduce NSX and share some customer use cases. Scott Lowe is an Read more...
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Check Out Virtual SAN 6.2: It’s Coming to a City Near You!

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Don’t miss this upcoming opportunity to test drive Virtual SAN 6.2 in a city near you! Virtual SAN 6.2 significantly expands on Virtual SAN capabilities with the introduction of deduplication & compression, erasure coding, QoS, updated performance management, and much more… In these bring-your-own-device (BYOD) and interactive hands-on lab events, engineering experts guide you step-by-step through Read more...

Time for vForum Montreal – Wednesday, April 21

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vForum Montreal is almost here—Wednesday, April 21—and it’s a great venue to take a deeper look into VMware solutions. We’ll have many subject matter experts on hand to answer your questions for all our products. And remember: This one-day event is free! If you’re interested in hyper-convergence, join us and learn about taking your hyper-converged Read more...
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Backing up Virtual Volumes

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  Last month Virtual Volumes celebrated it’s first year since it’s release as part of vSphere 6.0 see VVols First Year in Review.  Now more than ever, customers are asking how will Virtual Volumes play a role in their virtual infrastructure.  One of the more common questions I hear is how backup and recovery of VVols are handled, Read more...

Debunk 5 Storage & VDI Myths on 4/26!

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Think you know storage and VDI? Think again. Join the VMware team in a virtual webcast on Tuesday, April 26th as we debunk the top five myths surrounding storage and Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI). Led by Michael Haag, VMware Storage & Availability Product Line Marketing Manager, this webcast will cover how hyper-converged infrastructure (HCI) is Read more...