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Monthly Archives: June 2018

VMware Extends Commitment to U.S. Public Sector with VMware Cloud on AWS GovCloud (US)

Announcing VMware Cloud on AWS GovCloud (US), a forthcoming hybrid cloud service that will enable United States public sector agencies to leverage a common cloud infrastructure on premises and in the public cloud to further increase agility and security. VMware Cloud on AWS GovCloud (US), which is on the path to secure FedRAMP authority to operate, was designed to improve IT efficiency and help lower costs as agencies transition to the cloud by enabling them to deploy and run applications on familiar VMware software-defined data centers (SDDC) on AWS GovCloud (US).

Delivered, sold and supported by VMware and its channel partners as an on-demand cloud service, and running on Amazon EC2 dedicated, elastic, bare-metal infrastructure, VMware Cloud on AWS GovCloud (US) will be powered by VMware Cloud Foundation, the unified SDDC platform that integrates vSphere, VMware vSAN, and VMware NSX virtualization technologies.

Read the full press release to learn more.

Computerworld’s 100 Best Places to work in IT 2018: VMware Ranks #3 Among Large Organizations

VMware was named one of Computerworld’s 100 Best Places to work in IT 2018! VMware ranked #3 among large organizations in the U.S – click here for more information on the recognition.

VMware Integrated OpenStack 5.0 Launch

On May 21, 2018 VMware unveiled VMware Integrated OpenStack 5.0, the newest release of VMware’s OpenStack distribution that introduces new features to help customers simplify, scale, and secure production OpenStack environments. Based on the latest Queens OpenStack distribution, VMware Integrated OpenStack 5 enhances scale, security and Edge Computing support to accelerate digital transformation. It offers the fastest path to OpenStack deployment with a unified, open architecture spanning telco/NFV and private cloud use cases. It’s expected to be available by the end of VMware’s fiscal Q3, in both Carrier and Data Center Editions. Please read this press release and blog post for more information.

cloudsolutions.vmware.com – One Team. One Web. All Cloud.

VMware Cloud Providers & Solutions has a brand-new website, purpose-built for Cloud Providers. Cloudsolutions.vmware.com features the best of VMware technology for Cloud Providers and the latest content. It has a services-focused approach that will help cloud providers and the ecosystem quickly find differentiated and monetizable services they can deliver leveraging VMware. Learn more.

Get Updated on NSX Data Center and NSX Cloud Pricing and Packaging Changes

Register for the June 13 vmLIVE to learn how the pricing, as well as the capabilities, deliver on our Virtual Cloud Network vision.

VMware Cloud on AWS – Momentum Continues

VMware Cloud™ on AWS continues its momentum with its fourth major quarterly update including expansion into Frankfurt, additional features, and consumption options. Partners can create new revenue streams today by helping their customers deploy hybrid cloud using VMware Cloud on AWS.  Read the full post in our Power of Partnership blog to learn more.

Register for VMworld 2018 Now and Save with Early-Bird Pricing

Discounted pricing is available until June 15 for VMworld US and July 27 for VMworld Europe. Plus, partners can save even more with the alumni discount (for those who purchased full conference passes to two or more VMworld events between 2014-2017).

New this year for partners are VMware sales training sessions focused on solution-selling, competitive practices, and partner programs. With the VMworld 2018 pass, partners will have complimentary access to all partner content, partner general session and the partner lounge during VMworld. To learn more, visit Partners@VMworld US or Partners@VMworld Europe.

Introducing New VMware Master Services Competencies

To ensure partners have the tools and resources to lead with services, VMware has launched Master Services Competencies to better integrate partner-led services into the core foundation of our go-to-market efforts. These competencies will leverage a partners’ training investment and give them:

  • Support for Services Capability
  • Prioritize Partner Engagement
  • Aligned Investment
  • Branding and Awareness
  • Significant Education Discounts

Read this blog post and register for the June 26 vmLIVE to learn more.

Congratulations to our Partner Innovation Award Winners

Each year, VMware recognizes outstanding performance in our partner ecosystem with Global Partner Innovation Awards. Honorees from around the world received awards at the Partner Leadership Summit 2018 in 17 global and 14 regional categories for outstanding performance and notable achievements in 20017. Read full post.