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?
VMware (NYSE: VMW) CEO Pat Gelsinger struck a careful balance when he recently discussed the virtualization company’s buyout of Nicira, software-defined networks and VCE — the ongoing collaboration with Cisco Systems (NASDAQ: CSCO) and EMC (NYSE: EMC).
In this FastChat Video, Gelsinger quickly summarizes the Nicira opportunity and continued work with Cisco Systems and EMC on VCE (the v
VMworld Barcelona: Software Defined Data Center Updates
At VMworld Barcelona, expect updates on the virtualization and cloud company's key initiatives: Software Defined Data Center (SDDC), VMware NSX (Nicira), Software-Defined Networking (SDN) and vCloud Hybrid Service. Here's a preview.
At VMworld 2012, VMware (NYSE: VMW) unveiled vCloud Suite 5.1, which is designed to help channel partners master software-defined datacenters. VMware Chief Marketing Officer Rick Jackson said the suite integrates the company’s virtualization, cloud infrastructure and management portfolio into a single SKU for partners and customers.
At VMworld 2013, VMware (VMW) named Andy Banks as its new VP of global distribution, according to Channel Chief Dave O'Callaghan. The news surfaced at VMworld Partner Day 2013. Banks is a Comstor and Cisco Systems veteran.