VMware CEO Paul Maritz and his successor, Pat Gelsinger, will take center stage at VMworld on Aug. 27. Joined by CTO Steve Herrod, the trio is expected to describe how VMware (NYSE: VMW) will push beyond traditional virtualization to power next-generation data centers. The goal: Virtualize servers, storage and networking while empowering customers for cloud computing.
As VMworld 2013 kicks off in San Francisco, new VMware (VMW) Channel Chief Dave O'Callaghan will offer plenty of partner updates during a special session on Aug. 25. What surprises will O'Callaghan offer to VARs, cloud services providers and other partners -- especially when it comes to vCloud Hybrid Service and Software Defined Data Centers?