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A Sneak Peek into vForum Online 2017

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Looking to see how your legacy infrastructure can evolve to meet today’s business needs? Smart move. But how do you actually gain the agility needed to speed IT response times, as well as the flexibility to scale into the future — all while staying within budget and investment constraints? For the answer you seek, join us Read more...

Top vSAN Troubleshooting Tips

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As you evolve your IT infrastructure with vSAN, staying on top of troubleshooting strategies will ensure you are prepared for those rare cases where an application or IT resource requires attention. By being able to identify issues quickly you can ensure your applications are functioning optimally and infrastructure upgrades are smooth. On May 30, Bradley Read more...

Webcast: How CenturyLink Built a Better Infrastructure with vSAN

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In our May 4th webcast, hear from CenturyLink Cloud’s Sr. Lead Systems Engineer, Nilan Shakya, and the VMware vSAN team about how we built a better infrastructure together. CenturyLink, a global enterprise with nearly 6 million customers and an extensive portfolio of network, managed hosting, and cloud solutions, used VMware vSAN to create a more agile Read more...

Take a vSAN Lab, Win a Drone

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Take vSAN’s latest Hands-on Lab: What’s New with vSAN 6.5  and win a drone! Explore features like iSCSI Target, PowerCLI and more.   By signing up, you are automatically entered to win a DJI Mavic Pro drone! Our labs are the fastest and easiest way to test-drive the full technical capabilities of VMware products. These Read more...

What’s Next: Modernize Your IT with vSAN Innovations

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Hyper-converged infrastructure (HCI) is proving to be a necessary building block for the next generation data center. HCI granularly scales, works with your preferred hardware, and has clear business benefits. In fact, it’s becoming so popular that a recent IDC report* projected that the market for hyper-converged systems will jump from US $2.6 billion in Read more...

Facebook Live vSAN TechTalk with John Nicholson

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We are excited to host another Facebook Live vSAN TechTalk! Please tune into our Facebook page on Thursday, April 6th at 1:30 P.M. PST to hear John Nicholson (@Lost_Signal), Senior Technical Marketing Architect, talk about How to build, configure and deploy a Storage Only Node for vSAN!  During the 10 minute live stream, John will address: What are the Read more...

Gain Visibility into Key Data Center Metrics the Right Way

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Accurate interpretation of data center metrics is critical to the operation and optimization of an environment. Virtualized environments that use VMware vSphere have historically enjoyed the benefit of a unified control and management plane that provides visibility into key data center metrics. vSphere environments, powered by vSAN, benefit from this even further.   Because vSAN Read more...

Facebook Live vSAN TechTalk with Jase McCarty

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We are excited to host a Facebook Live vSAN TechTalk! Please tune into our Facebook page on Wednesday, March 15th, 1:30 P.M. PST to hear Jase McCarty (@JaseMcCarty), Staff Technical Marketing Architect, talk about vSAN Basics: How is it different from other HCI Solutions? During the 10 minute live stream, Jase will: In-Kernel – vSAN vs VSA Storage Policy Based Management Read more...

Facebook Live vSAN TechTalk with GS Khalsa

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We are excited to host a Facebook Live vSAN TechTalk! Please tune into our Facebook page on Friday, March 10th 1:30 P.M. PST to hear GS Khalsa @gurusimran, Senior Technical Marketing Manager, talk about Stretched Storage and SRM. During the 10 minute live stream, GS will talk about: Why stretched storage? Stretched storage vs. SRM vSAN stretched and SRM To join Read more...

Learn the Basics of Hyper-Converged Infrastructure 

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Today, IT organizations are at a crossroads. Many have adopted virtualization to some degree, but are still being hampered by hardware-centric infrastructure. If you’ve begun your journey to the Software-Defined Data Center (SDDC), it’s time to take things a step further. Traditional infrastructure simply can’t keep up with demand, and businesses can’t afford to continue Read more...