VMware vCloud Air Object Storage powered by Google Cloud Platform is a new offering for addressing the need for highly durable and scalable storage. In part 1 of this blog, we introduced the key concepts of service accounts, buckets, and objects. In this second part, we will go over advanced features including Access Control Lists and lifecycle management.
By: Nitin Saxena
As the pace of business competition escalates, so has the need for solutions enabling enterprise business agility. Meeting this demand requires many organizations to quickly develop and deploy new applications, placing enormous pressure on developers to create new web and mobile apps for customers, suppliers, partners and even employees.
In this rapidly evolving landscape, we’ve seen two new software imperatives emerge:
- Create amazing experiences for customers through real-time analytics, systems of engagement and mobile experiences.
- Deliver and update products continuously using Everything-as-a-Service, agile development and open systems.
Busy week? Now you can catch up on all the topics we discussed on the VMware vCloud blog in one place! From hot-topic webinars to an exciting new contest, here’s the past week in review:
With Halloween right around the corner, the tricks and treats are bound to be plentiful.
There are numerous cloud solutions available to you today, but not all clouds are built the same. Different businesses have different needs – it’s essential to make sure you have a cloud provider that fits yours.
One way to ensure the cloud doesn’t spook your organization is to treat yourself to the services of a provider on the vCloud Air Network!
For those who like to get in the Halloween spirit, we’ve put together a fun activity. Below are 5 statements – your job is to figure out whether it’s a trick (false), or treat (true).
In IT, we understand the importance of thoroughly testing technology before rolling it out to your team. However, when projects are moving quickly, glitches can go undetected and lead to a thunderstorm of user inquiries. Yikes!
We want to hear how you saved your IT deployment from going south, along with your top 3 tips for successful deployments. If your story is impressive enough, you could win Fallout 4 for PC, a NVIDIA GeForce GTX Titan X Graphics Card and Vault Boy Thumbs Up Mug!
The explosive growth of unstructured data is changing the way companies think about storage infrastructure. With non-stop growth and limited Capex budgets, companies see the benefit of taking advantage of hyper cloud scale. At VMworld, we brought to market the first of two object storage solutions for VMware vCloud Air to address this issue. vCloud Air Object Storage Powered by Google Cloud Platform is the result of strategic partnership with Google that was announced earlier this year. A second solution which is powered by EMC technology is currently in beta with full release forthcoming. In this two-part blog, we’ll explore the Google-based offering in further detail.
Shed some light on Shadow IT, and secure your organization’s networks, with VMware vCloud® Air™. Shadow IT, where business units and users seek external resources and solutions for IT problems, is a growing issue across industries. From a security and cohesion standpoint, Shadow IT has to go.
In this episode of vCloud Air vTech Talk, our series highlighting tips, tricks and resources for all thing vCloud Air, Massimo Re Ferre, Senior Solutions Architect for vCloud Air, explains how your IT team can fight against Shadow IT with VMware-powered solutions.
DevOps a hot topic among the IT community—and for good reason. Many organizations are implementing DevOps initiatives to increase development and shorten product delivery timeframes, making it increasingly important for Infrastructure Managers to understand. In our upcoming series of webinars, we will demystify DevOps through a series of discussions.
In the first installment we will share DevOps’ context overview and philosophy. We’ll also take a deeper dive into the Software Development Life Cycle and Continuous Integration and Delivery. In the second webinar we will discuss Cloud-Native Apps, Platform-as-a-Service and Containers, with an overview of MicroService-based and traditional application architecture.
Sometimes, it can be difficult to stay up-to-date with the latest tech news. Knowing that, we’ve made it easy for you to get caught up on all things VMware vCloud. From vTech Talks to expert-led demos, here’s the past week in review:
That’s a wrap! VMworld Europe brought exciting announcements, inspiring sessions and unforgettable performances. Whether you want to relive the fun, or get caught up on all the action, check out a recap of our favorite moments below.
vCloud Air Announcements:
VMware announced several new capabilities that expand upon our unified hybrid cloud architecture and help customers achieve IT transformation. The key theme at this year’s VMworld Europe was how businesses need to be Ready for Any – any project, any initiative, any business or IT challenge.