Your Free Pass to VMworld 2020: The Details

We’ve been working hard behind-the-scenes putting together valuable content, networking opportunities, and fun activities for VMworld 2020, our first-ever global digital event. (Missed our most recent blog posts? Catch up with the VMworld 2020 Digital Edition.) While we can’t spill the details on everything yet, we’re excited to share a little more information about your free pass to VMworld 2020 and our premier pass! Check it out below.

Feeling nostalgic for VMworld 2019? See the replays of our general sessions and more in our on-demand video library.

General Pass

For the first time, we are pleased to offer a complimentary general pass to attend VMworld 2020. That’s right: This year, VMworld 2020 is totally free to general pass holders. All 100+ sessions across 7 live VMworld Channels, 500+ on-demand sessions, VMware on-demand Hands-on Labs, our Solutions Exchange, and networking opportunities are all available to you, gratis. Register today to get the same great content that attendees normally receive at our live events, right from the comfort of your home.

If you’re considering VMworld for the first time, or you’re still thinking about it, our complimentary access should be a no-brainer. The world has changed quickly in the past few months, and as IT professionals, we’re stronger when we work together. We hope that our complimentary access will help prepare you and all of us for what’s ahead, so be sure to register!

Premier Pass

If you’re looking for a technical deep dive, our premier pass is for you.  The premier pass includes ALL features of the general pass, plus expert roundtables and birds-of-a-feather, 1:1 expert consultations, and VMware Hands-on Labs guided workshops. Premier passes are available on a first-come, first-serve basis and events will be held in UTC -7 and UTC +2.

Premier pass registrants will get $100 off VMworld 2021 Registration, and the option to purchase a VCP certification exam voucher for 50% off*. We’re capping premier passes at 5,000 participants to keep the experience personal and maintain our standard of excellence. Register today to save your spot!

More details about premier pass access

The premier pass is geared toward our technical folks who want to deep dive into the topics below and engage with our experts. We’ve broken out what each session is about:

Roundtables and birds-of-a-feather: These are technical sessions with your fellow attendees led by VMware engineers and product experts across the company. Hot topics include app modernization, hybrid cloud, multi-cloud ops, virtual cloud network, digital workspace, and intrinsic security.

1:1 expert consultations: These sessions will also be led by VMware engineers covering critical VMware products including vSphere, NSX-T, NSX-v, vSAN, vRealize Suite (vRealize Operations, Automation, Log Insight), VCF, Kubernetes, Tanzu, PKS, SD-WAN, Horizon, Velocloud, VMware Cloud on AWS, and Carbon Black.

Hands-on Labs guided workshops: Led by VMware product experts who develop the lab content, covering a variety of VMware products including vSphere 7, NSX, VMware Tanzu, vSAN, vRealize Suite and more.


There’s so much more planned for VMworld 2020. Stay tuned for what’s to come!


*Exams must be taken October 1 – 16, 2020. To receive the offer, you must purchase the voucher during registration.



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    1. Make sure to leverage this special offer by October 15. Use code: VCPWDF25 directly on Pearson VUE when purchasing exam voucher (exams to be completed October 1 – December 31, 2020).

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