At VMworld this year, there will be awesome experiences that we hope the VMTN Community will find entertaining and want to partake in – including some for those who cannot attend the event in person. Get excited and get sign up for the following:

At Home vCommunity members:

1. VMTN Homepage Takeover

  • Featuring: videos, VMworld social, blogs, VMware {code} updates, and more.
  • Bookmark this page to Stay Connected.

For the in-person attendees:

1.vBrownBag TechTalks – A VMTN Member

2. Blogger Program

  • Blogger tables will be set-up to provide a space for bloggers to write, charge, and network.

3. VMware {code}

  • Come visit VMware {code} program manager, Kripa Sitaraman, in the VMTN Community Area to learn all about the new VMware {code} program! Check out our {code}shop and espresso bar where you get “buy” cool prizes using Code Coin earned through our BlockChip App
  • Register for the VMware{code} Power Session sessions. Search “VMware{code}” in the app or click here to view online.
  • Don’t miss the Monday night Hackathon!  It won’t disappoint! For Information & Sign-up Instructions click here.

4. CloudCred

  • CloudCred & the VMware Hands-On Labs partner again to bring you the Hands-On Labs Challenge!
  • Each lab and workshop will have its own unique, corresponding task on the CloudCred website so you can play to WIN.
  • Every day, we’ll give away a GoPro 6 HERO camera to a player from the Top 10!
  • Every day, we’ll give away three Raspberry Pi’s a random to lab attendees!
  • Find out more of the awesome prizes here
  • And if that’s not enough, take a Hands-On Lab to earn Code Coins – then spend them in the VMware {code} Shop in the Communities area!

       So make sure you take a Hands-On Lab & get in the game with 

       Visit CloudCred community manager Noell Grier in the Hands-on Labs area at VMworld US or Europe, to learn more.

5. vExpert Event

  • Each year, vExpert Advocacy Manager, Corey Romero, hosts all of the vExperts for an after-hours event at a fantastic location near VMworld.
  • If you are a vExpert, watch your email for invitations to both the US and Europe parties.


And that’s a wrap! I will see you folks either virtually, or in person at the VMTN Community Area in VMvillage.

For further information or questions around these programs, email the VMTN Community Manager,