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Meet the VMware Cloud Foundation Team at VMware Explore Europe Nov 7-10

Following up on a very successful VMware Explore inaugural event in San Francisco last month, we are pleased to feature some of the key sessions to explore while in Barcelona for VMware Explore Europe. The VMware Explore content catalog is live, so this post serves to provide some guidance on the key sessions to attend while at VMware Explore US 2022. 

Just like in San Francisco, the Hands-on-Labs sessions kickoff on Monday and Tuesday starts with the VMware Explore General Session. After the keynote, the Solution Keynotes and Breakouts double-click on VMware’s strategic transformation delivering innovations across multi-cloud environments. Here’s a closer look at some of the key sessions:   


MCLK2482EUR – 5 Ways VMware Cloud Can Take You from Cloud Chaos to Cloud Smart
Tuesday, November 8th, 2022 at 1530-1630 CET

Multi-Cloud: Mark Lohmeyer leads the premiere multi-cloud solution keynote [MCLK2482EUR] by collaborating with Narayan Bharadwaj and Rajeev Bharadwaj to highlight the latest innovations in VMware Cloud that deliver cloud services faster, easier and with less risk. This session will also include demonstrations of the new capabilities that can be used across Private, Public, Sovereign, Distributed, and Edge Clouds.   

CMK2208EUR – vSphere+ and vSAN+: The Enterprise Workload Platform to Power Your Next Evolution
Wednesday, November 9th, 2022 at 1330-1430

vSphere+ vSAN+:  Krish Prasad is joined by Vijay Ramachandran and Katarina Brookfield in this solution keynote [CMK2208EUR] to show organizations can get the benefits of cloud for your on-premises infrastructure. In this session you’ll learn about VMware Cloud Foundation+, VMware vSphere+ and VMware vSAN+ delivers high-value cloud services for IT admins and dev/DevOps teams to supercharge productivity and accelerate developer velocity for existing and next-gen applications. This session will also show you how vSphere 8 and vSAN 8 has introduced a variety of new product innovations that help customers boost workload performance with DPUs and GPUs, enhance operational efficiency, and improve time to value for DevOps using the new Cloud Consumption Interface. .


CEIB1690EUR – What’s New with VMware Cloud Foundation
Tuesday, November 8th, 2022 at 1100 -1200

What’s New with VMware Cloud Foundation: This is a detailed look at the latest innovations from VMware Cloud Foundation covering the latest innovations and technologies that have been delivered on the platform. Within this session, we’ll cover the latest releases and integrations, including integration with the NVIDIA AI Enterprise Suite. This session will also detail VMware Cloud Foundation+, which provides native cloud connectivity, streamlined deployments with keyless entitlements and access to a portfolio of new admin, developer and hybrid cloud services. 

CEIB1779EUR – How we successfully Modernized Our Datacenters Using VCF on VxRail
Tuesday, November 8th, 2022 at 1530-1630 CET

In this session, you will be inspired by the story of a small team in Norway, pushing the limits of what’s possible, and innovating at the edge. The Norwegian National Roads Administration was on a mission. Their goal was to prepare their organization to migrate from their Legacy VI Platform, onto their new Private Cloud Platform with Automation, NSX and more. Hear about pain points and learnings from their journey. Today they have deployed VMware Cloud Foundation across dual data centers and were one of the first to deploy TKG on a stretched environment. Join us and be inspired by what’s possible when you dare to innovate.

KUBB1905EUR– Run Modern Kubernetes Applications with Lumen Edge Private Cloud
Wednesday November 9th, 2022 at 1200 -1300

Companies are moving toward the resiliency and dynamic flexibility of enterprise-grade Kubernetes container-based infrastructures that allow them to move faster to meet their changing business and customer needs. They have embraced virtualized solutions for years but now need to evolve toward these newer technologies. Learn the benefits of using the same infrastructure to manage and control your traditional applications as well as your new container-based applications. A private cloud infrastructure running both VMware Cloud Foundation and VMware Tanzu provides all you need for a multi-cloud solution that allows your business to move at the speed your customers demand. 

MCLB1452EUR– Keeping a University Medical Centre Running During a VCF Transition
Thursday, November 10th, 2022 at 1030 -1200

At University Medical Center Utrecht, the current VMware Cloud Foundation environment has become outdated. A new VMware Cloud Foundation environment is deployed to mitigate the current problems and be ready for future workloads. In this session, we will bring an overview of the challenges and possibilities of this project obtained from a product owner, architect, and consultancy partner view. Learn about how we did this IT operation while the surgeries in the medical center continued. 


Of course, the most important aspect of VMware Explore is the ability to meet directly customers, so if you would like to meet with myself or anyone from the VMware Cloud Foundation in attendance in Barcelona, contact your account team or feel free to message me directly.


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