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Monthly Archives: March 2018

There’s Still Time to Register for EMPOWER 2018 Global Conference in April

EMPOWER 2018 Global Conference is the new, ultimate partner training event that replaces Partner Exchange and it’s is almost here.  Access the Content Catalog to view the very best of our internal technical training that will be available to you throughout the conference. Note that if you register by March 30, 2018, you will be automatically entered into a raffle to win one of three VMworld 2018 Full Conference Passes. Reach out to our EMPOWER Team with any questions.  We look forward to seeing you in April at VMware’s top technical partner event of the year!

 

The VMware Cloud Provider Platform – the best of VMware for Cloud Providers

Watch this video on how to get Cloud Verified. The VMware Cloud Provider Platform is a tested, validated, and highly scalable combination of essential VMware products delivering critical cloud-provider capabilities such as multi-tenancy, self-service, extensible frameworks and metering for VMware environments, enabling cloud providers to deliver differentiated services. The Cloud Provider Platform is the best destination in the cloud for on-prem workloads and empowers cloud providers to grow revenue, improve customer experiences, and create more monetization opportunities, along with a clear route to the VMware Cloud Verified badge.

Provisional Status for Server Virtualization Solution Competency Started on March 1

We are no longer accepting some older course versions (VSP & VTSP-SV 2015, Post Sales Accreditation vSphere 5.0 or 5.5, and VCP-DCV 5.0 or 5.5) for the Server Virtualization Solution Competency and those of you who have not updated your training have been put in Provisional status through 31 August, 2018. Access these FAQs and visit Partner University today to learn more.

Q1FY19 Quarterly Launch Briefing Videos

Visit the Briefing Portal to view the exciting new releases surrounding VMware Cloud on AWS, vSAN, vSphere, vRealize and much more. The 5-10 minute executive briefing videos cover what is being announced, what’s in it for you, and important calls to action.

Watch the VMware Cloud Briefing Replay

Today we hosted our first-ever Cloud Briefing headlined by VMware CEO Pat Gelsinger, who introduced the third major milestone release of VMware Cloud on Amazon Web Services (AWS) service offering to the European market. VMware and AWS executives from around the globe joined Pat and unveiled a full slate of new and enhanced services that advance our VMware Cloud portfolio. Watch the replay here.

We announced the expansion of the VMware Partner Network (VPN) program to enable Solution Providers, Managed Service Providers (MSPs), and System Integrators/System Outsourcers (SISOs) to grow their hybrid cloud business. And we also launched a new VMware Cloud on AWS Solution Competency which provides the training, enablement, and rewards partners need to be successful selling and managing VMware Cloud on AWS.

Register for the March 16 vmLIVE to learn about how you can benefit from the VMware and AWS partnership.

Secure Your Seat at EMPOWER 2018 Global Conference in April

If you are a technical individual, then this is a must-attend VMware event.  

EMPOWER 2018 Global Conference is a NEW stand-alone partner event that replaces Partner Exchange, previously held at VMworld. EMPOWER is a multi-day event that will be held in Atlanta, GA April 16-19 providing technical individuals in-depth and handpicked technical content and training on how to design and deploy VMware solutions. We encourage you to check out the Content Catalog to see for yourself all of the valuable content – such as VMware Cloud on AWS, Hyper-Converged Infrastructure (HCI), and NSX – that you can expect to learn at EMPOWER. Note that there will be on-site VCP and VCAP exams available for you to take as well.  Register today.