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VMware Cloud Director 10.1 Generally Available and re-branded!

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  We are pleased to announce that VMware Cloud Director™ 10.1 is now Generally Available packed with new capabilities. We have also re-branded from vCloud to drop the small ‘v’ in line with the rest of VMware’s portfolio and brand direction.   The journey continues What’s new in VMware Cloud Director 10.1?   VMware Cloud Read more...

CloudSpot episode 12 VMware Anywhere with Scott Hanson from Claranet

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Welcome to episode 12 of CloudSpot   In this episode I’m happy to be joined by Scott Hanson, Technical Director for Hybrid Cloud at Claranet. We will discuss what Claranet offer and how Claranet is evolving from a multi-cloud to hybrid cloud provider and covering their professional services through to cloud offerings and everything in Read more...

Caveonix Risk Foresight with Kaus Phaltankar

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  Welcome to 2020 and episode 11 of CloudSpot! This week I’m joined by Kaus Phaltankar, the CEO of Caveonix – a proactive cloud risk and compliance platform available to our VMware Cloud Partners. Security is, and pretty much has been, the number 1 customer concern with cloud usage and adoption. In 2019, compliance and cyber-security Read more...

Wire self-paced learning platform is migrating to VMware Learning Zone

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Wire self-paced learning platform is migrating to VMware Learning Zone on the 20th Jan 2020.   The Wire platform was introduced over a year ago to help our partners access free enablement materials, it currently has over 2200 Cloud Provider contacts and contains 178 course modules in the main “VCPP Solution Enablement Learning Path” alone. Read more...

Object Storage Services for vCloud Director with Cloudian

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Welcome to episode 10 of CloudSpot!   In this episode I’m joined by Jon Toor, CMO at Cloudian to discuss Object Storage, and their S3-compatible storage solutions for VMware vCloud Director. Cloudian Object Storage for VMware vCloud Director is a storage platform that lets VMware cloud providers and their tenant users deploy, manage and consume S3-compatible Read more...

451 Cloud Digital Economics with Owen Rogers

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Welcome to Episode 9 of Cloud Spot In this episode we address the economics of cloud with 451’s expert in digital economics Owen Rogers Cost in cloud is critical to get right, the right portfolio, the right pricing, the right value and the right timing are all essential. We talk a lot of value and Read more...

Rackspace Managed Cloud Solutions with Peter FitzGibbon

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Welcome to Episode 8 of Cloud Spot In this episode I’m joined by Peter FitzGibbon of Rackspace, Vice President of Strategic Alliances. We’re discussing Rackspace’s managed services across not only their hosted VMware clouds but also how Rackspace is using VMware Cloud on AWS, the use cases and customer requirements behind using VMware Cloud on Read more...

Unlock more value move from the Standard Bundle to Flex today!

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  Welcome to Episode 7 of CloudSpot, in this week’s episode I’m joined by Luis Ayuso, senior product marketing manager and Benjamin Wold, a senior systems engineer.   This session discusses the end of life of Standard Bundle due to the end of life of the “vSphere Enterprise with Distributed Networking Switch” component. Many providers Read more...