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The CloudCred, HOL Great Labs Game – VMworld 2018

The CloudCred, Hands-On Labs Great Labs Game is heading to VMworld – and it’s bigger and better than ever!

Where is CloudCred at VMworld?

You know where to find CloudCred at VMworld – in the Hands-On Labs venue! This year, we are right inside the door, so be sure to make a quick stop and say hello.

How do I play The Great Labs Game?

1. Come in. Take your labs, take your workshops, take advantage of the over 80 brand new Self-Paced Labs or (if you fancy a bit of person-to-person instruction) over 50 Expert-Led Workshops. It’s an incredibly valuable use of your time – and this year find 45 additional seats in the labs, so getting in is even easier!

2. Once you’ve finished with your labs and workshops – the FUN BEGINS. Score your CloudCred points for EVERY lab and workshop. Follow the QR code at the end of your lab or session for CloudCred points points points! And points lead to BIG PRIZES!!

What can I win?

Every day, Sunday – Wednesday

From the Top 10 on the CloudCred Labs World Leaderboard:

  • One (1) Winner scores a GoPro Hero 6 – Black!

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Thursday, about 2pm

From all the Overall VMworld Labs Badge Winners:

  • One (1) Winner scores a Parrot Drone & Controller (yeah!)
  • One (1) Winner scores an Apple Watch Sport (yeeaaahhh!!)
  • And one (1) Winner scores an iPhone 7+ (goodness!)

Nice. What else?  

Get a SLICE OF RASPBERRY PI!

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  • Three (3) lucky folk every day will be selected at random to win a Raspberry Pi. Just come in a take those labs. If your body is in a seat, you could win. It’s that easy.

Code Coin – Am I able to earn any in The Great Labs Game?

Yes!

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Labs attendees can earn 25 Code Coins for up to four labs taken, and 50 additional Coins by completing select CloudCred tasks. Code Coins can be spent on lattes & more in the VMTN Communities Lounge.

This is Amazing!

We think so, too – and that’s NOT ALL!

Lightning Labs – The perfect way to end your day

Want to take a Self-Paced Lab but without the time commitment of the usual lab? Come by on your way out each afternoon, and find our featured – shorter, Lightning Labs!

Lightning Labs are only available in the last two hours of labs operations daily.

Lightning Labs participants will be entered to win an Oculus Go 3D VR Headset every day! Complete a Lightning Lab – and you’re entered to WIN.

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See You Soon.

Swing in to the Hands-On Labs for the CloudCred Great Labs Game! It’s always a fantastic time – because of players like you!

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Home Lab – vSphere I

The new Home Lab – vSphere I Badge is now available at CloudCredibility.com!
Get ready to roll up your sleeves!

This new badge set of tasks is one that you won’t want to miss.

The Home Labs Badge Series, beginning with vSphere I, will challenge CloudCred players to expand their own home lab knowledge and perform hands-on tasks within vSphere – not simply answer questions.

You’ll learn everything from vSphere 6.7 installation to creating integrated containers and many other features such as:

  • Deploying an ESXi Host;
  • Installing a vCenter Server;
  • Mounting Datastores using ISCSI Targets;
  • Enabling VM Encryption; and much more.

Complete the badge between Monday, August 6th, 2018 and Wednesday, August 29th, 2018 to win either a Raspberry Pi Starter Kit or one of two Amazon Echo Dots!

First:
You’ve got to sign up to play at CloudCredibility.com
That’s the easy part! Establishing CloudCred takes serious work.

Next:
Complete the CloudCred tasks to earn the Home Lab – vSphere I Badge!

Complete the badge by August 29th, 2018 for a chance to win a Raspberry Pi Starter Kit or one of two Amazon Echo Dots!

Winners will be selected at random from all players completing the badge.

Everyone loves a good CloudCred challenge – especially one with great prizes, too! Head over to CloudCred and get started on the badge now!

It’s time to play! #CloudCred, VMUG Virtual JUNE

Everyone loves a good virtual event – especially one with great prizes, too!
So, join the upcoming VMUG Virtual JUNE Event 

Thursday, June 7 – 9am – 5pm CT and compete to win at CloudCredibility.com.

First:
Sign up to play at CloudCredibility.com  This process is incredibly easy. 

Next:
Register  From all verified event registrants, two will be selected at random to WIN an Amazon Echo Dot.

Then:
Complete the CloudCred event tasks to earn the Virtual JUNE Badge

Once your badge is complete – you’ll be entered to WIN this Grand Prize!

Don’t miss this VMUG virtual event to explore the latest in NSX management, and take a deep-dive into vCloud and vSphere. Plus, you’ll find an entire crew of VMware experts who are ready to share their knowledge & help you succeed!

Topics include:

Apple in the Enterprise Business; What’s New with vRealize Operations; Deep Dive – Security in vSphere; Introduction to Cloud-Native Technologies – what are containers and why should we care?; and many more.

Keynote Speaker: Duncan Epping

So sign up now (JOIN CloudCred here) and get in the game. Pre-event tasks are live, so play today. See you there!

Play & Win: #CloudCred vForum Online April Event

We’re at it again! Play & Win in the #CloudCred vForum Online April Event

 

The vForum Online April Event is right around the corner.

Join Wednesday, April 18, 2018 9-2:30pm PDT; 12-5:30 EDT and compete to win at CloudCredibility.com.

➡Sign up & Play at CloudCredibility.com

Signing up is painless!

➡ Complete the CloudCred event tasks to earn the vForum Online April Badge.

Once you’ve earned the badge – you’ll be entered to win one of these three Grand Prizes!

Beats Powerbeats2 Wireless In-ear Headphones

Beats Pro Wired Over-ear Headphones

Jawbone Big Jambox

Don’t miss this vForum Online April virtual event to find out how professionals like you are driving digital transformation and building hyper-converged IT infrastructures that

  • Modernize Data Centers
  • Integrate Public Clouds
  • Transform Networks and Security
  • & Secure Digital Workspaces

Need more reasons to attend?

  • Find 20 technical breakout sessions
  • Chat live with our experts in IT automation, public cloud integration, security across boundaries, and digital workspace deployment
  • Learn the new capabilities with 10 VMware Hands-On Labs

Keynote Speaker: Pat Gelsinger

So sign up now (JOIN CloudCred here) and get in the game. Pre-event tasks are live, so don’t be left behind. See you there!