VMware Honored for Professional Services Innovation and Excellence by the Technology Services Industry Association

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The Technology Services Industry Association (TSIA) announced the 2016 STAR Award winners at the Technology Services World Conference held in Las Vegas. VMware Professional Services was named the 2016 STAR Award winner for Innovation in Enabling Customer Outcomes.“VMware is thrilled to be recognized for the progressive advancement of our Professional Services business,” said Bret Connor, Read more...

VMware Horizon 7 Instant Clones Best Practices

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By Dale Carter Recently, I have been working with Instant Clones in my lab. Although I have found this easy to get up and running (for more information, see my blog here), it hasn’t been easy to find best practices around configuring Instant Clones, as they are so new. I reached out to the engineering Read more...

Architecting an Internet-of-Things (IoT) Solution

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By Andrea Siviero When Luke Skywalker asks Obi-Wan Kenobi, “What is The Force,” the answer was, “It’s an energy field created by all living things. It surrounds us and penetrates us; it binds the galaxy together.” According to Intel, there are 15 billion devices on the Internet today. In 2020 the number will grow to Read more...

VMware Validated Design for SDDC 3.0 – Now Available!

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By Jonathan McDonald I mentioned all the fun details on the VMware Validated Design in my previous blog post. I am happy to report that we have just released the next revision of it, version 3.0. This takes what everyone already knew and loved about the previous version—and made it better! In case you have Read more...

How to Add a Linux Machine as PowerShell Host in vRO

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Introduction In this article we will look into the alpha version of Microsoft Windows PowerShell v6 for both Linux and Microsoft Windows. We will show how to execute PowerShell commands between Linux , Windows, and VMware vRealize Orchestrator (vRO): Linux to Windows Windows to Linux Linux to Linux vRO to Linux We will also show Read more...

The Anatomy of an Instant Clone

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By Travis Wood If you’ve used Horizon View over the last few years, then you most likely have come across linked clones. Linked clones use a parent image, called a “replica,” that serves read requests to multiple virtual machines (VMs), and the writes in each desktop are captured on their own delta disk. Replicas can Read more...

VMworld Session Preview: MGT775

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By Andrea Siviero Data center virtualization continues to receive attention in enterprise organizations that want to reduce IT costs and create a more flexible, efficient, and automated applications workload environment. As an IT organization, you must contend with many different software and hardware components. And not only do you have to manage a lot of Read more...

VMworld Session Preview: Advanced Network Services with NSX

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By Romain Decker It is no secret that IT is in constant evolution. IT trends such as Cloud Adoption, Distributed Applications, Micro-Services or Internet of Things have emerged over the last years. Nevertheless, the focus is still on applications and on how they compute and deliver data to consumers. Whether their role is to generate Read more...