VMworld Europe 2018


This year’s IoT and Edge Zone at VMworld Europe 2018 will be filled with demos and activities to transport you into a world of transformation and innovation. We hope you take all of the valuable knowledge from VMworld 2018 home and share with your team.


Visit the VMware IoT and Edge Zone (Atrium, between Halls 6 and 7)

Visit us at the IoT and Edge Zone to learn how we, along with our curated partner system, are transforming organizations across all industries with the Internet of Things. You will see live demos that bring to life different IoT use cases and help you envision how IoT and Edge Computing can be applied to your organization.


Smart Cities Interactive Wall:

Join our team on an interactive journey through the “City of the Future”. Experience how VMware, Dell, Intel and our partners deliver end-to-end IoT solutions in the city of the future with our interactive touch wall of IoT use cases. Learn how city life can be enhanced with smart IoT solutions that transform transportation, healthcare, energy, manufacturing, and facilities management. You’ll be able to visualize how data and analytics move between sensors, actuators, gateways and data centers.



This year’s IoT and Edge Zone features 7 demos and showcases IoT solutions across various industries. VMware and our partners are showing how we provide use-case specific IoT solutions with  VMware providing key capabilities for managing and securing these solutions. Demos will feature joint IoT and Edge solutions with Axis Communications, Eurotech, Lenovo, Arrow, UVEX, SAP and Dell EMC.


Smart Factory Virtual Reality Experience:

Ever wonder what the internet of things actually looks like and how it works in a real-world scenario? Experience it first hand in our smart factory virtual reality video.


Education: VMware{code} and Hands-on Labs (HOLs)

Be sure to participate in the various IoT education opportunities at VMworld such as VMware{code} workshops and hands-on labs.


Building and Monitoring IoT with Liota and Wavefront by VMware [CODE5633E] 

This session will introduce you to Liota (Little IoT Agent), an open source developer kit for building secure IoT apps that can work across multiple gateways, teach you how to use Liota to collect data from Raspberry Pi hardware, and finally how to monitor this device in Wavefront by VMware. Walk away with first-hand knowledge of how to build an IoT app and visualize the data intake.


VMware Pulse IoT Center & Liota HOL [SPL-1989-01-EMT_E]

Those participating in the VMware Pulse IoT Center and Liota Hands-on Lab will get to explore the features of VMware Pulse IoT center, use Liota (Little IoT Agent), as well as onboard an IoT gateway.



We have a great lineup with experts from VMware, Dell, Siza, Axis Communications and more! Sessions will be taking place all week and will also be livestreamed and available on-demand. All livestream information will be posted on the VMware IoT Twitter page and the VMworld Catalog website.


Breakout Sessions

Join us for panel discussions, breakout sessions and quick talks for thought-provoking insights into IoT and Edge trends. An overview of each session can be found in our Edge and IoT session guide.

Make Friends with Your OT Department: The Prerequisite to IoT Success [IOT3549QE]

Monday, Nov 05, 3:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.


Can Blockchain Be Used as a Tool to Secure the IoT? [IOT1746QE]

Monday, Nov 05, 4:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.


Customers Who Take Control of the Edge with VMware Pulse IoT Solutions [IOT3550PE]

Tuesday, Nov 06, 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.


Take Your Hybrid Cloud Strategy to the Edge with VMware Solutions [IOT3541BE]

Wednesday, Nov 07, 3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.


Design IoT with Security in Mind Using VMware Pulse IoT and NSX [IOT2812BE]

Wednesday, Nov 07, 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.


Project Dimension – The Easy Button for Edge Computing [IOT2593BE]

Wednesday, Nov 07, 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.


Surveillance and IoT Helping Keep the World Safe [IOT3563BE]

Thursday, Nov 08, 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.


Deploy, Manage, and Get Value from IoT with Microsoft, Dell and VMware [IOT3680BE]

Thursday, Nov 08, 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.



Meet the Expert Roundtables

You and a small group of your peers will have the opportunity to interact directly with VMware IoT subject matter experts who have deep, hands-on experience working with our customers every day. Our experts will white-board answers to your toughest challenges and provide best-practice advice to guide your journey from strategy, to implementation, to adoption and value realization.


Get your Infrastructure Ready for IoT – Edge to Core to Cloud [MTE5077E]

Nov 5, 1:15 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.


Lessons learned from Real-World IoT Implementations [MTE5076E]

Nov 8, 12:15 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.



We can’t wait to see you at VMworld! For daily updates and reminders about VMware IoT and Edge activities at VMworld Europe 2018, follow @VMwareIoT on Twitter and LinkedIn.