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The 5 Trends Every Cloud Evangelist Has on Their Mind

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Even though the future of IT belongs to the cloud, much of the enterprise world is still clinging to legacy systems. In fact, 90 percent of workloads today are completed outside of the public cloud. With this continued resistance to cloud adoption at the enterprise level, today’s “cloud evangelists” are playing a more important role Read more...

Hybrid Cloud for Australian Government: Virtualisation and Security with VMware NSX

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By Akhil Verma, Originally published by Macquarie Government.   Virtualisation technology and cloud services are making it easier for Government agencies to implement their Digital Transformation strategy. Data-centre virtualisation adoption is on the way up. So is the use of software-defined data centre (SDDC) technology and VMware NSX. Yet barriers remain such as networks being managed Read more...

Faster Time-To-Value and Improved Quality, Voyages-SNCF.com Goes Hybrid with OVH and vCloud Air Network

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For Voyages-SNCF.com, agility is everything. So when they needed an agile, hybrid infrastructure to tackle peak online volume times they turned to OVH and the VMware vCloud® Air™ Network.   Voyages-sncf.com is the number one seller of European rail tickets.   Voyages, a subsidiary of SNCF the French Railroad company, is tasked with the digital Read more...
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Dogfooding the Cloud: How VMware Used vCloud Director to Consolidate Internal IT

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By Tina Cressia-Thomas   In Silicon Valley, it’s common to hear of companies, “dogfooding” their product – using their own product internally – to quickly iterate and develop a better user experience before releasing to customers. There’s plenty of famous examples; however, it’s not every day you hear of a large, publicly-traded company doing the Read more...

Revera Delivers Self-Served Excellence with vCloud Director®

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By Tina Cressia-Thomas, Senior Product Marketing Manager for vCloud Director      When Revera, a New Zealand-based IT Infrastructure and Platform Services company, needed to supply cloud IT services to government agencies they turned to VMware. With the aid of VMware’s vCloud Director cloud management platform, Revera deployed its IT solution a year earlier than originally Read more...

BMSIX Removes Barriers to the Cloud with VMware and IBM

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It’s no secret that moving to the cloud at the enterprise level is challenging. Large organizations invest huge amounts of technical resources and employee time crafting on-premise solutions – and no company wants to see that investment go down the drain. That’s where BMSIX comes in.   BMSIX helps enterprise customers in Brazil move to Read more...

Blogger Blast: VMware vCloud Director 8.20

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In light of the recent announcement of OVH acquiring the vCloud Air business from VMware (vCloud Blog) (OVH page)  we have received some questions from our Service provider community around the future development of vCloud Director®.  We are pleased to confirm that vCloud Director continues to be owned and developed by VMware’s Cloud Provider Software Read more...