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How vRLI Proved VMware IT’s Infrastructure-as-Code Business Model a Success

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  By Iliyan Petkov, Senior Cloud Site Reliability Engineer   The VMware Cloud & Productivity Engineering (CPE) team has spent the last 18+ months transitioning traditional operations to a Site Reliability Engineering (SRE) model. Now, entire environments are built and managed by code (commonly known as Infrastructure-as-Code, IaC), making them much more adaptable to cloud-based Read more...
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How Secure State Gave VMware IT a Safe and Secure Feeling

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  By Cathal Cleary, Director, CPE Services Management, and Casey Lems, Senior Cloud Security Architect, both VMware   CloudHealth by VMware enables our IT teams to have unprecedented insight into cloud spend. In fact, it has reduced VMware’s cloud computing costs by more than 30 percent to date, among other benefits. (Read CloudHealth blog). Paired with VMware Read more...
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How Automation and Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery Enable a Highly Agile DevOps Ecosystem

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  By Mehul Patel, Sr. Manager, DevOps and Platform Enablement, and Pervinder Sudan, DevOps Lead, VMware   Today, VMware IT leverages VMware vRealize® Automation™ (vRA) and VMware vRealize Code Stream Service™ to allow VMware DevOps to ‘be everywhere’ by enabling public experiences (surfacing functionality/capability as a service with transparent underlying platforms) on our private cloud, Read more...
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VMworld 2019 Exclusive! How VMware IT Goes from Day 0 to Day 2+ (Without Missing a Beat)

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  By Tom Ralph, Sr. Cloud Service Architect; Zaigui Wang, Senior Manager, Cloud Infrastructure Operations; and Mohammed Kajamoideen, Senior Cloud Infrastructure Administrator—all VMware   Managing the infrastructure lifecycle—from Day 0 to Day 2 and beyond (Day 2+)—can involve a lot of pain and frustration if not done correctly, especially when the best laid plans go off Read more...
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How VMware IT Redefined Mission-Critical Day 2 Operations, and Consistently Delivered Exceptional Colleague Experiences

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  By Zaigui Wang, Senior Manager, Cloud Infrastructure Operations; Mohammed Kajamoideen, Senior Cloud Infrastructure Administrator; Chanh Chi, Senior Director, IT—all VMware   VMware IT employs VMware vSAN™, an enterprise-class storage virtualization software, for lifecycle management of regional deployments such as VMware Horizon® 7and branch office footprints—in addition to main production data centers.   While Day 0 and Read more...
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Can VDI Administrators Make Everyone Happy? They Can Now!

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  By Aju Sukumaran, Information Systems Senior Manager       Today, delivering ideal colleague (end user) experiences is more complicated and fraught with error potential than ever before, and that puts virtual desktop administrators in a tough position.   VDI administrators have a lot of manage, and worry about   That’s why VMware IT developed a Read more...
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What’s VMware IT Been Up To? Find Out at VMworld 2019 US

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    By Catherine Greenberg, Director, VMware on VMware Program   The VMware on VMware team is excited to share our IT best practices and VMware product deployment journeys at VMworld 2019 US, and we hope to see you there!   Great advice. One on one If you’re an existing VMware customer, schedule a meeting Read more...
Thanks to Identity Manager, seamless access is a reality

How SaaS Made Seamless (and Secure) Identity Access Management a Reality for VMware

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  By Robert Coggins, Information Systems Staff Engineer, and Orlando Diaz, Information Systems Senior Manager, VMware   How does VMware provide simple access to 1,000+ apps serving 28,000+ employees around the globe? The answer is VMware Identity Manager™, an integral component of VMware Workspace ONE®. Identity Manager delivers improved security and employee satisfaction regardless of Read more...