This is your opportunity to preview the VMworld 2018 announcements and access executive briefings on new products and solutions to support customer IT priorities including Modernize Data Center, Integrate Public Cloud, Transform Networking and Security and Empower Digital Workspace. It’s important that you understand the significant partner opportunities and benefits of these announcements and the important calls to action to help you accelerate your business success. Bookmark this URL and access the Launch Briefing Portal on August 21.
Learn about the vSAN vision, sales tools, numerous case studies, and network with like-minded professionals. Next week’s workshops are in Charlotte, Miami, and Tampa – register today.
Partners that purchase the VMworld 2018 full conference pass, will have access to tailored business- and sales-focused content and sessions through the Partner Forum @ VMworld at no additional charge.
The Partner Forum begins Sunday, August 26.
At the Partner General Session, Jenni Flinders, WW Channel Chief will share insights into VMware’s strategy and vision and highlight the cloud and services opportunity with VMware.
In addition there will be partner sales breakout sessions (offered on Sunday from 2-4:00 PM and Thursday morning) along with 20+ theater sessions offered exclusively at the VMware Partner Forum Lounge (Monday through Wednesday).
And lastly, while the VMware Partner Forum Lounge is the place to catch a theater session, it’s also still the place for you to host a customer meeting, grab a beverage/snack, or simply relax and recharge.
VMware Cloud on AWS is the only hybrid cloud solution that allows VMware vSphere customers to modernize, protect, and scale mission-critical applications leveraging AWS, the world’s leading public cloud. With the inclusion of VMware Hybrid Cloud Extension in the base offering, we’ve made it extremely easy to migrate applications at scale to VMware Cloud on AWS. Once you are there, VMware’s enterprise-class SDDC capabilities coupled with the elasticity, breadth, and depth of AWS infrastructure and services makes VMware Cloud on AWS the ideal platform for your enterprise applications. Read more on what’s in store.
The partner program begins Sunday, August 26 at 2 PM. Hear our executives share the fundamental insights on VMware’s business, partner opportunities and incentives, our expanding ecosystem, and more. Start exploring the Content Catalog now and be sure to add all partner sessions to your conference agenda
It’s important to note that access to the partner program will be included with purchase of the VMworld 2018 full conference pass.
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.
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.
VMware is pleased to be a Premier Sponsor at VeeamON 2018, a one-of-a-kind event focused on availability bringing the world’s leading IT experts and visionaries together. During the event, VMware will be showcasing joint VMware|Veeam solutions that empower businesses to modernize their data centers and integrate public clouds.
Visit the VMware Booth #104 to view our solution demos. And, learn more at the following VeeamON sessions:
- Veeam integration with VMware Cloud on AWS – Tuesday, May 15, 4:10-5:10 PM, Room 183A
- VMware Cloud on AWS Technical Deep Dive with Veeam Hybrid Cloud Availability – Wednesday, May 16, 8:45-9:45 AM, Room 184BC
- The (r)evolution of VMware vSAN – Wednesday, May 16, 1:35-2:35 PM, Skyline 375E
If you still need to register for VeeamON, use code VMWARE100 for $100 off registration. For more information about VMware and Veeam’s alliance, visit vmware.com/go/veeam.
Due to the popularity of EMPOWER 2018 Global Conference and to ensure we action the needs of our partners worldwide, the program has been extended to Europe. EMPOWER 2018 Europe will commence 2-4 July in Vienna, Austria. It will leverage content and technical sessions from EMPOWER Global Conference to provide EMEA partners with EMPOWER’s in-depth training. Replay and share this webinar, hosted by Joe Baguley, to hear his take on how EMPOWER will transform your business and if you are in a technical role, register today!