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VMworld 2017 US Recap: Day Three

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This is a repost from the VMworld blog. As VMworld continues full speed ahead, we’re seeing increasingly outstanding sessions and speakers—and it’s only Tuesday! Once again, things kicked off bright and early today with our general session, which featured a variety of special guests, including the CEO of Dell, Michael Dell! Michael and VMware CEO Read more...

VMware Announces New vCloud Director 9.0

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We are excited to announce VMware vCloud Director 9.0, which is the second major announcement this year for vCloud Director, following the GA of vCloud Director 8.20 in February 2017. VMware’s continued investment in the strategic cloud management platform for VMware Cloud Providers delivers three immediate benefits to VMware cloud providers worldwide:   Read more...

Announcing Availability of VxRail by VMware and Dell EMC Through VMware vCloud® Air™ Network Program

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Together, with Dell EMC, we’re excited to announce the availability of VxRail – the industry’s broadest HCI Appliance portfolio – through the VMware vCloud® Air™ Network program. This exclusive partnership brings to market the ultimate appliance delivering virtualization, compute, storage, and data protection in an agile, scalable, easy to manage SDDC building block. Luckily for Read more...

The Public Cloud: The True Next Step in Modern Data Center Control and Evolution

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After virtualization itself, the public cloud is considered the natural second step in helping both private and public organizations protect, extend, and replace existing data center infrastructure. And spending trends indicate that many enterprises are keen to jump on the public cloud bandwagon. According to Gartner, total public cloud spending through 2020 is projected to Read more...

Understanding Layer 2 Extensions for the Hybrid Cloud

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By Trey Tyler, Sr. Solutions Strategist Taking a VLAN and extending that broadcast domain across two sites can be identified by many names including; Data Center Interconnect (DCI), Data Center Extension (DCE), Extended Layer 2 Network, Stretched Layer 2 Network, Stretched VLAN, Extended VLAN, Stretched Deploy, Layer 2 VPN.  With all these different aliases, it’s Read more...

Journey to the Cloud: Migration Webcast

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Your boss is pressuring you about it, every article you read online mentions it, and now your customers expect it. So, what are you waiting for? It’s time to make the move – to the cloud.     Of course, as many organizations quickly discover, the realities of migrating to the cloud are not cut Read more...

Taking the Complexity Out of Cloud Adoption with vCloud Air Hybrid Cloud Manager and Hybrid DMZ

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According to recent polls, 92% of US IT professionals stated that adopting the cloud is vital to the long-term business success. Yet even with this brimming optimism, a staggering 90% of workloads today are executed outside of the cloud. The reason: cloud migration is complex.     We hear you.   Between compatibility issues, application Read more...