3 Benefits of Offering an SD-WAN Solution as a…

3 Benefits of Offering an SD-WAN Solution as a Network Service Provider

3 Benefits of Offering an SD-WAN Solution as a…

With rising bandwidth demands and low operations budgets, network service providers must adapt and stay competitive by utilizing new technologies. As networks become more complex and compute is pushed to the edge, more organizations are turning to software defined wide area networks (SD-WAN). SD-WAN solutions enable flexible deployment and usage-based options, allowing for optimization of The post 3 Benefits of Offering an SD-WAN Solution as a Network Service Provider appeared first on…Read More


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New hardware support & enhancements to USB…

New hardware support & enhancements to USB Network Native Driver for ESXi

New hardware support & enhancements to USB…

Since releasing the USB Network Native Driver for ESXi Fling back in February, the feedback and support for this Fling has simply been amazing. I especially enjoy hearing from customers, almost on a weekly basis, on how they are taking advantage of this solution in their vSphere/vSAN/NSX home lab and enabling for more complex networking […]


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VMware Ranked #1 EMM 2018 Market Share, Per IDC…

VMware Ranked #1 EMM 2018 Market Share, Per IDC Report

VMware Ranked #1 EMM 2018 Market Share, Per IDC…

Last week VMware was named the market share leader in Enterprise Mobility Management in the new IDC report, “Worldwide Enterprise Mobility Management Software Market Shares, 2018: A Market Transitioning to Unified Endpoint Management.” VMware Workspace ONE, which provides an integrated platform to manage any application on any device, continues to outpace the growth of the […] The post VMware Ranked #1 EMM 2018 Market Share, Per IDC Report appeared first on VMware End-User Computing Blog.


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Breaking: VMware Announces Intent to Acquire…

Breaking: VMware Announces Intent to Acquire Avi Networks

Breaking: VMware Announces Intent to Acquire…

By Tom Gillis, SVP/GM of Networking and Security BU Today I’m excited to announce that VMware has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Avi Networks, a leader of software-defined application delivery services for the multicloud era. Our vision at VMware is to deliver the “public cloud experience” to developers regardless of what underlying infrastructure they The post VMware Announces Intent to Acquire Avi Networks to Deliver Software-Defined ADC for the Multi-Cloud Era appeared first on…Read More


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Introducing the Network Insight Virtual Machine…

Introducing the Network Insight Virtual Machine Search Poster

Introducing the Network Insight Virtual Machine…

Using the search engine inside VMware vRealize Network Insight can be a revealing experience. It has every single bit of data you ever wanted to see about anything in your infrastructure and it’s available at your fingertips. Because of the vast amount of available data, the search engine is extremely versatile and there are many The post Introducing the Network Insight Virtual Machine Search Poster appeared first on VMware Cloud Management.


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Kubernetes and VMware Enterprise PKS Networking…

Kubernetes and VMware Enterprise PKS Networking & Security Operations with NSX-T Data CenterKubernetes and VMware Enterprise PKS Networking & Security Operations with NSX-T…

Kubernetes and VMware Enterprise PKS Networking…

The focus of this blog is VMware Enterprise PKS and Kubernetes Operations with NSX-T Data Center. For the sake of completion, I will start with a high level NSX-T deployment steps without going too much into the details. This blog does not focus on NSX-T Architecture and Deployment in Kubernetes or Enterprise PKS environments, The post Kubernetes and VMware Enterprise PKS Networking & Security Operations with NSX-T Data Center appeared first on Network Virtualization.


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New VMware vSAN 6.7 Specialist Exam

New VMware vSAN 6.7 Specialist Exam

New VMware vSAN 6.7 Specialist Exam

HCI powered by vSAN forms the cornerstone for today’s modern data center on-premises and in the cloud. As with any structure, building a solid foundation is key to the integrity of a structure. Therefore, it is important to ensure those individuals designing and building the foundation get it right. Those with the right skills The post New VMware vSAN 6.7 Specialist Exam appeared first on Virtual Blocks.


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vExpert 2019 Second Half Applications are Now…

vExpert 2019 Second Half Applications are Now Open!

vExpert 2019 Second Half Applications are Now…

The wait is over and the second time to apply for vExpert 2019 is here! Applications will stay open from June 18th and will close on July 31st for a August 9th announcement. June 7th – Applications Open July 12th – Applications Close July 26th to August 9th – Award Results How to apply for The post vExpert 2019 Second Half Applications are Now Open! appeared first on VMware vExpert Blog.


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Inside Look at the Hands-on Lab Environment

Inside Look at the Hands-on Lab Environment

Inside Look at the Hands-on Lab Environment

By Kevin Moats, Network and Security Technical Account Manager (NS TAM) Ever have the need to test a specific VMware product feature or configuration quickly? The VMware Hands-on Lab (HOL) is a fantastic learning tool to do just that. As a regular HOL captain at VMworld over the years, and as a Network and Security The post Inside Look at the Hands-on Lab Environment appeared first on VMware Professional Services.


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New whitepaper: Containers and Container…

New whitepaper: Containers and Container Networking

New whitepaper: Containers and Container…

This document is targeted toward virtualization and network architects interested in deploying VMware NSX® network virtualization solutions in conjunction with containers and solutions that are part of the container ecosystem (ex. PaaS and CaaS platforms).


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Veterans@VMware POD Wreath Laying Ceremony

Veterans@VMware POD Wreath Laying Ceremony

Veterans@VMware POD Wreath Laying Ceremony

On January 9, 2019, VMware employees and members of the Veterans@VMware POD, an employee-driven group that is enhancing VMware’s inclusive culture and harnessing the power of human difference, joined together to lay a wreath at Arlington National Cemetery’s Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Virginia. Learn more about life at VMware: https://careers.vmware.com/ http://facebook.com/vmwarecareers http://twitter.com/vmwarecareers http://instagram.com/vmwarecareers http://www.linkedin.com/groups/VMware…Read More


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Allocation Model for Capacity Management in…

Allocation Model for Capacity Management in vRealize Operations 7.5

Allocation Model for Capacity Management in…

Capacity management is a critical aspect of managing vSphere clusters. Capacity management goals can vary depending on the type of VMs running in the cluster or based on business requirements. Failure to manage capacity based on business goals can lead to capacity shortfalls or performance problems. In vRealize Operations 6.7 and 7.0, there was only The post Allocation Model for Capacity Management in vRealize Operations 7.5 appeared first on VMware Cloud Management.


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VMware Cloud on AWS with NSX-T networking basics

VMware Cloud on AWS with NSX-T networking basics

VMware Cloud on AWS with NSX-T networking basics

VMware Cloud on AWS (VMC) is the natural extension of your on-premises vSphere based datacenter. Because VMC is running vSphere as well, a conversion of your VMs is not required. You can just run a…Read More


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vSphere 6.7 – QuickBoot – A Must See Feature!

vSphere 6.7 – QuickBoot – A Must See Feature!

vSphere 6.7 – QuickBoot – A Must See Feature!

I must admit to not knowing about this until I stumbled upon it vSphere 6.7 has added a new feature called QuickBoot. Quick Boot enables the ESXi host to restart straight into the ESXi load screen avoiding the initial POST and memory test screens. This is particularly cool when you are doing ESXi…Read More


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Stay up to date with the VMware Cloud on AWS…

Stay up to date with the VMware Cloud on AWS roadmap

Stay up to date with the VMware Cloud on AWS…

The VMware Cloud on AWS roadmap indicates several upcoming features and capabilities for the hybrid cloud service. Some of these improvements include two new SDKs and greater storage scalability.


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VMware to Acquire Bitnami

VMware to Acquire Bitnami!

VMware to Acquire Bitnami

Organizations today are on a multi-cloud journey, and VMware is committed to investing in solutions that address the core needs of our customers. In that spirit, VMware is announcing its intent to acquire Bitnami, a leader in application packaging solutions providing the largest catalog of click-to-deploy applications and development stacks for major cloud and Kubernetes The post VMware to Acquire Bitnami appeared first on VMware Cloud Community.


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Application Discovery with VMware vRealize…

Application Discovery with VMware vRealize Network Insight

Application Discovery with VMware vRealize…

https://bit.ly/2lUHnj9 Applications are what it’s all about. That’s why it’s crucial to be able to have to ability to plan, troubleshoot and monitor from the applications perspective. VMware vRealize Network Insight 4.1 has a big new capability called Application Discovery. With this capability, Network Insight can automatically discover applications directly from your infrastructure and ServiceNow CMDB. Join me in a walkthrough of the features that make up this capability. I’ll take you through the tag & custom attribute-based discovery, the VM & AWS EC2 instance naming convention discovery and the ability to import applications from the ServiceNow CMDB.


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VMware vRealize Operations + Skyline Better…

VMware vRealize Operations + Skyline Better Together

VMware vRealize Operations + Skyline Better…

This article was co-authored by Matt Bradford, Technical Product Line Marketing Manager within the Cloud Management Business Unit, and Nick Fritsch, Technical Marketing Manager within Global Services. Over the past year, customers have been asking us how to leverage vRealize Operations together…Read More


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New Edition Out Now: Next-Gen Virtualization Ebook

New Edition Out Now: Next-Gen Virtualization Ebook

New Edition Out Now: Next-Gen Virtualization Ebook

I am excited to share that I just finished refreshing the very popular Next-Gen Virtualization for Dummies book. If you haven’t checked it out yet, know that its a short and easy read with direct, to-the-point information. Despite the short length, I think it has a lot of very useful information. With this The post New Edition Out Now: Next-Gen Virtualization Ebook appeared first on VMware vSphere Blog.


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May Update: Check Out VMware Learning Zone’s…

May Update: Check Out VMware Learning Zone’s Upcoming Live Online Events!

May Update: Check Out VMware Learning Zone’s…

With your existing VMware Education account, you can access free online events offered by VMware Learning Zone (VLZ). Here’s a snapshot of upcoming VLZ Webinars and Instructor Office Hours — open Q&A forums, where you can drop in and ask-the-expert specific questions about a given product or solution. You can find detailed event descriptions and speaker bios The post May Update: Check Out VMware Learning Zone’s Upcoming Live Online Events! appeared first on VMware Education Services.


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How to Correctly Create Scopes and Services in…

How to Correctly Create Scopes and Services in VMware AppDefense

How to Correctly Create Scopes and Services in…

VMware AppDefense separates virtual machines (VMs) into categories called scopes and services. A Scope is an application in the datacenter such as a web application whereas a service is a tier of that application. In this example, we could assume, and would be correct, that Services reside within Scopes to model this tiered application architecture. The post How to Correctly Create Scopes and Services in VMware AppDefense appeared first on VMware Security.


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Live Webinar May 14: An Intro to Building and…

Live Webinar May 14: An Intro to Building and Optimizing a Hybrid Cloud on AWS

Live Webinar May 14: An Intro to Building and…

Discover the best hybrid cloud uses cases for your organization & AWS services that enable hybrid cloud environments, including VMware Cloud on AWS and AWS Outposts. Register for the May 14 webcast.


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VMware Cloud on AWS is Now Available to…

VMware Cloud on AWS is Now Available to Purchase Through AWS and APN Partners

VMware Cloud on AWS is Now Available to…

Customer momentum for VMware Cloud on AWS continues to accelerate with AWS and VMware delivering major new capabilities every month. With a new purchase agreement in place, customers can now buy VMware Cloud on AWS directly through AWS and APN Partners in the AWS Solution Provider Program. Through..


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What’s New in vRealize Log Insight 4.8

What’s New in vRealize Log Insight 4.8

What’s New in vRealize Log Insight 4.8

vRealize Log Insight is VMware’s log analytics tool which allows IT administrators to rapidly troubleshoot their applications and infrastructure. Intuitive search capabilities combined with dashboards makes data extraction easier and dare I say, a little fun! vRealize Log Insight is about to celebrate its sixth birthday since version 1.0 went GA on July 9th 2013. The post What’s New in vRealize Log Insight 4.8 appeared first on VMware Cloud Management.


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April Course Announcements: 5 NEW Ways for You…

April Course Announcements: 5 NEW Ways for You to Upgrade your Skills

April Course Announcements: 5 NEW Ways for You…

This month VMware Education Services released 5 NEW courses. These include the first of three VMware Technology in Action vSphere workshops which will provide you with a more immersive, hands-on way to go beyond the theory and explore practical use cases with vSphere in a live environment. Summaries for all new courses provided below. The post April Course Announcements: 5 NEW Ways for You to Upgrade your Skills appeared first on VMware Education Services.


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