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VMworld Day 2 Keynotes: Demos and Wavefront

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I normally write about Wavefront, Log Insight or vRealize Operations, but I wanted to share some color on what happened on the Day 2 VMworld keynote. (Shameless plug: Try this Wavefront Self-Service trial). This year’s VMworld Keynotes were pretty impressive. First off, it was held in an arena with 20,000 people. I’ve never seen a Read more...
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Try Wavefront by VMware Today!

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Did you know you can get a free 30 day trial of Wavefront ® by VMware®, the latest addition to the VMware family? Wavefront by VMware is a SaaS-based metrics monitoring and analytics platform that handles the high-scale requirements of modern cloud-native applications. Wavefront by VMware’s speed, scale and flexibility allows DevOps and developer teams Read more...
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Nerding out with Wavefront

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I’m pretty excited with our acquisition of Wavefront, and I’m glad it’s finally closed. Honestly, what has impressed me with Wavefront is how easy it is to get it to ingest data. In fact, Wavefront has over 80(!) different kinds of data it can ingest. Since I have no life, one weekend, I was able Read more...
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Key Cloud Management Predictions for 2017

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Everyone’s a pundit this time of year, and I’m no exception. Let’s start with three key themes from 2016 that will drive new trends this year: Public cloud, the growing data landscape, and shifts in application development. Public Cloud is Mainstream. Now What? As predicted by industry pundits in CIO Magazine, public cloud adoption hit Read more...
vRealize Operations Management Pack for vCloud Air 3.0

vRealize Operations Management Pack for vCloud Air 3.0

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vRealize Operations Management Pack for vCloud Air 3.0   With the updated Management Pack for vCloud Air, IT administrators can get deep insight into their workloads in vCloud Air, including over 200 metrics on virtual machine performance, over 100 metrics on networking traffic and performance, as well as insight into stretched networks between your data Read more...

Introducing Extensive Lifecycle Integrations for vRealize Automation – From SovLabs

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By David Coulter, SovLabs As your company’s business services expands into the application enabled mobile world, the total number of machines, applications and configurations quickly outpace the ability to effectively manage them.  Speed of delivery becomes a major problem as your hybrid cloud starts to take hold.  Your DevOps and IT teams need automated lifecycle Read more...