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Posted on 01/10/2020 by charlene

VMworld 2020: Innovating with the Expectation of Change

Chris Wolf, vice president, advanced technology group, VMware 2020 has been an extraordinarily challenging year. Personally and professionally, we’ve had to find new levels of resiliency in the face of challenges to our health, environment, education, and life as we know it. From supporting COVID-19 vaccine efforts to protecting people’s safety, education, work, social and […]

Posted on 15/09/2020 by charlene

Partners reaching out to customers and the customer satisfaction they have experienced as result

In our previous Blog “Introduction to our Cloud Heroes” we discussed the success of our VMware Cloud Partners and the success they have achieved during the current pandemic, as well as their efforts to help keep not just their own lights on, but to ensure their customers were able to get to work every day. […]

Posted on 11/09/2020 by charlene

Introduction to our Cloud Heroes

At the end of March 2020 many African countries felt the impact of the global pandemic. Offices shut, lockdowns were put in place and businesses were shuttered. It was a new world and it was a world that demanded that IT step up and take charge – ensuring that business kept the lights on. But […]

Posted on 20/07/2020 by charlene

Discovery secures patient data as it takes proactive approach to healthcare outcomes

By adopting CloudHealth by VMware® and VMware Secure State™, South African insurance giant is now more efficient and effective in the way it manages its multiple cloud environments – and more secure in the way its handles patients’ medical data. Discovery Limited is a global insurance and financial services company based in South Africa. In […]

Posted on 14/07/2020 by charlene

Emerging technologies converging to transform healthcare

Hema Purohit, Advisory Services, VMware  Jens Koegler, Healthcare Industry Director, VMware  The healthcare industry has never been one to shy away from technology – in some instances it’s a pioneer. However, there are also others, such as front-line hospitals, that have traditionally been much slower with adoption. But how emerging technologies, like 5G, Internet of Medical Things (IoMT), […]

Posted on 14/07/2020 by charlene

CIOs emerging as government transformation drivers

Organisations the world over are not only under pressure to do more with less, but to run operations with less friction than ever before. This is especially true for governments – both local and national, as they aim to ensure public service resilience and democratic process continuity in times of crisis – and for those in […]

Posted on 15/05/2020 by charlene

Empowering Business Continuity and Online Education at WSB University in Wrocław with VMware Horizon

The COVID-19 outbreak has forced academic staff and students around the world to stay at home. As a result, many universities had to stop teaching. However, thanks to VMware technologies, the WSB University has managed to maintain its business continuity. The implementation of the VMware Horizon solution is enabling the university to conduct online classes, […]

Posted on 15/05/2020 by charlene

Application delivery linked to user experience

Ian Jansen van Rensburg, lead technologist at VMware Africa User experience (UX) is hardly a new concept, but recently, attention has shifted to delivering solutions more closely aligned to customer expectations than ever. This has resulted in an environment where UX becomes fundamental to successful application delivery when so many more people are operating online […]

Posted on 15/05/2020 by charlene

Node Africa CEO: Cloud Is Key for Africa’s Economy

Node Africa CEO Phares Kariuki has always been passionate about the power of cloud technology to transform Africa’s economy. With the recent COVID-19 outbreak, he is even more resolute. “The outbreak has been a wakeup call to many business leaders,” he says. “They now realize the traditional model of IT is broken. Firms who are […]

Posted on 15/05/2020 by charlene

Leaders in a time of change – CIOs and digital transformation

Digitalisation is demanding that every organisation transforms in ways not thought possible even a few years ago. In particular, enterprises are being forced to change their approach to, and application of, technology and the role of IT in implementing that tech. Santiago Franco, Global CIO at travel technology firm Amadeus argues, “In the past it’s […]

Posted on 15/05/2020 by charlene

How technology can support Governments through a pandemic crisis such as Covid-19

Michael Crowley, EMEA director Public Sector and Healthcare, VMware We’re in uncharted territory. As the world wrestles with the vice-like grip of the Coronavirus, governments are under a pressure the likes of which we have never seen. Daily measures, plans and protocols are being put in place but are constantly changing in reaction to the […]

Posted on 15/05/2020 by charlene

Software-define storage accelerates integration of IT functions

The network progression into a software-driven environment that provides organisations with the platform needed to drive their security, cloud, and app strategy, even storage has been repositioned for a ‘software-defined’ era. This progression helps the transition from costly, proprietary storage area network (SAN) platforms. The software-defined storage (SDS) market is expected to top $22 billion by the […]

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