Chris Knowles’ Work is Creating the Music of the Data Center

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At VMware, our people are empowered to defy convention while pursuing the seemingly impossible. Hear from Chris Knowles, VMware Staff Solutions Architect, on the innovation projects that play a part in his growth.   Name: Chris Knowles Role: Staff Solutions Architect Office Location: London, Ontario, Canada Years at VMware: 3.85 Favorite tech innovation: The transistor Read more...

VMware Foundation – Employees Give Back – Big Bike Ride for Heart & Stroke

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On Friday, June 1, 2012 the VMware Burlington Staffing and GSS teams partnered together for the Heart and Stroke Big Bike event in Burlington, Ontario. Hosted by the Heart and Stroke Foundation, the Big Bike event helps raise awareness and funds for heart disease and stroke research. The Big Bike holds twenty-nine people and VMware was able to fill two bikes for this event. This was a history-making event as VMware was the number one company for fundraising in all of Halton, Ontario! It was a wet and rainy ride as Burlington received 40mm of rain in a six hour period, (It felt like all 40mm came during the ride) but one which we certainly we will never forget. Read more...

VMware Office Spotlight: Burlington, Ontario

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What is a strong culture like? How is the Burlington office's culture strong? A strong organizational culture is a team that shares the same values, beliefs, norms, ideas, vision and habits. The Burlington office exudes these characteristics. They take pride in being customer focused and really do exemplify the idea of one team. There is a common bond among the people that work in the Burlington office. On a daily basis you see this camaraderie. Whether it is in the lunchroom as colleagues eat lunch or play games with one other, or at their cubicles where team members will help each other out with a case they are working on. This creates an overall environment that is very relaxed, which makes it easier for people to achieve their goals. Read more...