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IT Leaders Share Best Practices for Development, Testing and Running Applications in the Cloud

Update: This event occurred in the past. Watch the Google+ Hangout replay here.

VMware vCloud® Air™ supports  more than 5,000 applications and 90-plus operating systems certified to run on VMware vSphere® which enable users of the service to run existing applications in the cloud with ease. Users running on the vSphere platform will also enjoy seamless workload portability of on-premises applications to the cloud and back again using the same management tools, security and resources as their on-premises infrastructure.

What does this mean for IT professionals looking for a cost effective way to provide a flexible environment to its internal and external customers? It means that they can satisfy their developers’ need to be agile and quickly procure staging and production infrastructure as a service to test and build applications with ease and without additional capital investment. IT can also provide business stakeholders with the flexibility to extend existing applications to support unexpected growth, seasonal workloads and geographic expansion.

But don’t take our word for it. Join an upcoming Google+ Hangout event on June 23, 2015, 8 a.m. PST and hear firsthand from IT Professionals that are using  vCloud Air  to easily test, develop, run and back up applications to the cloud and maximize productivity to support growth.

Get Best Practices from vCloud Air experts Matthew Garrett, Technical Director, Cloud Business; Mark Haney, Senior Systems Engineer, VIF International Education; and Lambert M. Tomeldan, Director of Information Technology, Golf Course Superintendents Association of America (GCSAA).

Cloud Business

Cloud Business is a fast-growing cloud consultant software company headquartered in Guildford Surrey, U.K. Because of its location, Cloud Business needs two things from its preferred platform: 1) U.K. hosting for U.K. customers and 2) the flexibility to scale, over the next decade, with a rapidly growing business. Cloud Business found its solution in vCloud Air.

VIF International Education

VIF International Education promotes global learning, and global citizenry, by connecting teachers and students with peers from around the world. VIF leverages its VMware-based learning center as an online resource and community for participants for everything from forums and discussion groups, to global-minded lesson plans and professional development tools. Interoperability with their current infrastructure and excellent support were key to choosing vCloud Air.

Golf Course Superintendents Association of America

The GCSAA unites the professional men and women who maintain golf courses across America. Headquartered in Lawrence, Kansas, the association provides education, information and representation to more than 17,000 members in more than 72 countries.

“VMware vCloud Air provided us an Agile solution to assist us in our cloud transformation,” said a representative from Golf Course Superintendents Association of America.

We hope you will join us for a interactive discussion with global companies leveraging hybrid cloud and VMware cloud experts, ready to take your questions.  Update: Watch the replay here.

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