It’s all about VMworld around here with just three weeks to go until the event.

The VMworld schedule builder is now live for the conference in San Francisco. If you want a guaranteed seat in a session of your choice, you must pre-register online, like we did last year. So hurry up and pick your sessions at

To help you with the choices, session preview videos keep coming out on the VMworld YouTube channel. Go to to watch and subscribe, so you don’t miss any previews.

vSphere and vCenter team want to know what you think about our products, and they made a survey to get your feedback. It is linked from and should take no more than five minutes of your time.

The SMB blog has been publishing guest contributions from the user community, including Jeremy Hall, Jeff Eberhard, and Mike Laverick, to mention but a few. Topics span the gamut from tips and suggestions for people who are just starting their journey to the cloud, to advanced techniques such as high availability and malware protection. Check out to read them all.