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Learn the Partner Impact of Our Q3 Product Announcements

At VMworld 2017 US and Europe, VMware made significant announcements addressing your customers’ toughest priorities in the areas of integrating public clouds, transforming security, modernizing data centers, and empowering digital workspaces. Through the general sessions, business growth keynotes, and spotlight sessions, VMware set the stage for the partner opportunity with VMware Cloud on AWS, VMware Cloud Services, VMware Workspace ONE, and with many other products.

Visit the Launch Resource Center for a detailed list of product announcements, their impact, and key enablement resources.

VMware and Pivotal Announce Pivotal Container Service (PKS)

Last week, at VMworld 2017 US, VMware and Pivotal announced their new product, Pivotal Container Service (PKS). The constant compatibility of PKS with Google Container Engine (GKE) brings users the latest container-native innovations in a secure, consistent environment while enabling developers to ship the right software faster and more frequently by eliminating the drag of traditional operational concerns.

If you are attending Partner Exchange @ VMworld 2017 Europe on September 11, then secure your seat at the Developer Technologies with VMware and Pivotal’ [PAR4411] session to learn more.

Attention SISO Partners Attending Partner Exchange @ VMworld 2017 US…

Wondering how you can leverage emerging technologies for future growth? Don’t miss VMware & Pivotal’s session with guest speakers from Cognizant & Worldwide Technologies.  Paul Fazzone, GM, Cloud-Native Apps, VMware and Nick Cayou, VP, Global Alliance, Pivotal will present how VMware and Pivotal’s partnership is building and taking to market state of the art cloud native solutions such as Developer-Ready Infrastructure. Space is limited. Click here to add this session [PAR4411PU] to your Partner Exchange schedule.

Financial Services Workshop @ VMworld 2017 US

Partners, don’t let your customers miss the first-ever VMworld Financial Services Workshop on Sunday. It’s a great opportunity for your financial services customers and prospects to network with industry innovators and peers in a half-day, free, pre-conference session. They can secure their seat by adding this workshop  [IND6502U] to their conference agenda.

Sunday, August 27 | 1-4PM
Securely Modernizing and Mobilizing Financial Services to Improve Customer Experiences and Drive Top-Line Growth [IND6502U]

Attention SISO Partners Attending Partner Exchange @ VMworld 2017 US…

Join David Parsons, VMware VP, Systems Integrator and Systems Outsourcer (SISO), and Chris Wolf, VMware VP & CTO, Global Field and Industry, from 4-5:00 PM, for a strategic update.  During the session, they will cover how to use VMware technology as a growth enabler, as well as how to leverage VMware Cloud on AWS, Pivotal, and IBM Cloud for growth opportunities.

Space is limited, so be sure to add this session [PAR4408BU] to your conference agenda to secure your seat today.

Unforgettable Speakers – Add the Partner Exchange Keynote Series to Your Agenda Today

We’re excited to announce the following NEW Business Growth Keynote series at Partner Exchange @ VMworld 2017 US on Sunday, August 27.  But first, take a moment to check out this video.

1:30 – 2:30 PM –- Cloud Computing [PAR4418KU]
Featuring Special Guest Speaker: Bernard Golden – a long-time tech innovator and visionary. Wired.com named him one of the ten most influential people in cloud computing, and his blog has been listed in over a dozen “best of” lists. He is the author/co-author of five books, including Amazon Web Services for Dummies, the best selling cloud computing book ever.

2:45 – 3:45 PM — Embracing Digital Transformation [PAR4417KU]
Featuring Special Guest Speaker: Greg Verdino – a highly regarded authority on the digital future who helps leaders build thriving 21st century organizations. He is known for his uncanny ability to forecast trends, spot the difference between fads and the future, and apply his understanding of the rapidly changing global landscape to solve pressing client challenges.

4:00 – 5:00 PM — The Future of Cyber Security [PAR4419KU]
Featuring Special Guest Speaker: Keren Elazari – an internationally recognized researcher, author and speaker on all matters cyber security and hacker culture. Since 2000, Keren has worked with leading security firms, public organizations, Big 4 and Fortune 500 companies.

Key HPE Sessions at Partner Exchange @ VMworld 2017

Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) is once again headed to Las Vegas for the VMworld 2017 as a Global Diamond SponsorPartner Exchange kicks off VMworld on Sunday, August 27, with over 50 partner breakout sessions – one of which is below.

Architect Your Business-Critical Databases for Performance on Hyper-Converged Infrastructure [VIRT1219QU]
Mission-critical and business-demanding databases require the right architecture to satisfy SLAs, high availability, and disaster recovery requirements for your critical IT operational data environment. The ability to scale up these environments, provide the level of performance required by OLTP, and provide adequate resources is a significant operational challenge. The HPE infrastructure is ideally suited for solving the scalability and performance needs of your OLTP and OLAP workload environments, allowing a single hardware platform to be logically partitioned to support multiple environments and workloads with dynamic allocation of processors, memory, and storage needs of each environment over time.

 Use Schedule Builder to add the above session [VIRT1219QU] to your conference agenda and stop by booth #600 to engage with HPE subject matter experts. Visit the HPE @ VMworld page to stay current on all HPE activities throughout the entire VMworld conference.

 

It’s not too Late to Register for Partner Exchange @ VMworld 2017

Partner Exchange is our main partner event and the program is held on the first day of VMworld in both the US (August 27 – Las Vegas) and Europe (September 11 – Barcelona). Don’t miss the opportunity to hear what’s new at VMware before your customers, extend your learning, and develop new relationships. Highlights of Partner Exchange include:

  • Pre-conference bootcamps* (August 26 in the US or September 10 in Europe) to complete your most-critical VMware certifications.
  • Partner General session where VMware executives deliver our vision and strategy.
  • Business Growth keynotes where guest speakers will provide their ‘inside out’ take on cloud computing, digital transformation, and security.
  • Partner-specific breakout sessions split across technical and sales focus areas.
  • Partner Exchange Lounge where you can network and book meetings with customers or simply relax, recharge, and refuel.

Any Partner Exchange pass will grant you access to all Partner Exchange program activities on Saturday and Sunday and the VMworld Plus Partner Exchange pass grants you access everything at VMworld. Register today.

* Pre-conference bootcamps are held the day prior to the event, so be sure to plan travels accordingly.