Nearly a year after the release of App Volumes 2.5, VMware (VMW) announced the upcoming release of App Volumes 2.10, which includes a new set of features and additional support functions for the company’s application delivery system....More
With VMworld Europe happening in Barcelona last week, we decided to gather up some of the most important news and announcements from this year’s show for your reading pleasure. Without further ado, here are the top stories from VMware’s annual European extravaganza....More
With AirWatch Connect 2015 happening in Atlanta earlier this week, there was a lot of enterprise mobility management news to be had. We covered some of the biggest announcements from this year's show in depth, but we also wanted to bring you a quick summary of some of the other news that was announced at this year's show....More
A new agreement between VMware (VMW) and Samsung will allow the virtualization giant to resell Samsung Knox Workspace globally, with the AirWatch Enterprise Mobility Management Suite now available in the United States via Samsung Business Services....More
To help meet the growing concerns over enterprise mobile device security, AirWatch has launched its Mobile Security Alliance this week during AirWatch Connect to help customers eliminate potential weaknesses in their mobile device management policies....More
VMware (VMW) unveiled a slew of new solutions for its unified hybrid cloud platform at VMworld this week that are designed to increase the security and reliability of cloud applications and help customers make the switch to a hybrid cloud infrastructure....More
Secure infrastructure vendor Skyport Systems is looking to help customers protect their enterprise assets with the launch of SkySecure, a new cloud-managed, on-premise secure server with specific protection features for VMware vCenter users....More
Platform9, a private cloud management solution vendor, released Managed OpenStack for vSphere this week, as the company looks to provide vSphere users with a simpler way to implement OpenStack into their private cloud environments....More
Managed services providers wanting to add services to their portfolio without having to add infrastructure now have an option in the VMware vCloud Air Network (vCAN) MSP program. Lucky for them, Ingram Micro has been named an aggregator for the program....More
Check Point Software Technologies (CHKP) recently announced an expanded partnership with VMware (VMW) to combine the security vendor’s vSEC virtual network security with the VMware NSX network virtualization platform....More
Infinio has become the latest member of the VMware Partner Verified and Supported Product program, meaning the company’s Accelerator solution has been validated for interoperability with multiple versions of vSphere....More
Systems integrator World Wide Technology recently took home both the Federal Partner of the Year and Software-Defined Data Center Federal Partner of the Year awards for its work in delivering VMware virtualization and cloud solutions to public sector customers....More
VMware (VMW) has approved operational and technology solutions providers WaterStreet Company as the latest member of the vCloud Air Network, meaning the company’s services are compatible with VMware’s virtualization platform....More
Enterprise IT is going through an extended transformation period, with increasingly complex virtualized and hybrid cloud infrastructures being used to support the needs of line-of-business users. This new guide explores the accelerating trend in the way “hybrid” customers and all-important “hybrid” IT partners are collaborating to take advantage of rich, new vendor offerings....More
Most people can quote Darwin’s theory that survival is not dependent on strength or intelligence, but on response to change. This concept has recently been updated to fit the modern business world — and this guide explores how to apply it to hybrid cloud solutions for today’s Channel partners....More
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Six Habits Infographic - This visual infographic outlines key questions for partners building a cloud practice, as well as six crucial action items of successful cloud service providers and partners.
Whitepaper: WMware vCloud Air Network - As enterprises continue to move their data and apps to the cloud, they’re faced with more options than ever. Businesses need security, compliance, performance, availability, flexibility, extensibility, global access and more. Download and learn what it takes to join VMware vCloud Air Network: a global ecosystem of service providers that are uniquely positioned to supply modern enterprises with the ideal solutions.
Whitepaper: The Road to Hybrid Cloud Signposts - Enterprise IT is going through an extended transformation period, with increasingly complex virtualized and hybrid cloud infrastructures being used to support the needs of line-of-business users. This new guide explores the accelerating trend in the way “hybrid” customers and all-important “hybrid” IT partners are collaborating to take advantage of rich, new vendor offerings.
Whitepaper: The Road to Hybrid Cloud Partner Lessons - Most people can quote Darwin’s theory that survival is not dependent on strength or intelligence, but on response to change. This concept has recently been updated to fit the modern business world — and this guide explores how to apply it to hybrid cloud solutions for today’s Channel partners.
Capturing the Cloud Managed Services Market - Download this whitepaper to get a blueprint on the recommended steps and considerations for incorporating a recurring revenue business model based on managed and cloud-based services.
VMware Partner Network Brochure – Download this document to see all of the benefits the VMware Partner Network has to offer and how you can expand your market opportunities through the partnership.
Your Cloud. Accelerate IT and Business with VMware - Learn how VMware ensures security and control, preserves existing investments, and avoids vendor lock-in. VMware, the trusted virtualization leader, is uniquely positioned to enable your transition to the cloud.
Partner Competency Recommendation Tool - VMware Solution Competencies differentiate your business as a virtualization and cloud computing expert and lead to increased revenue. The Partner Competency Recommendation Tool will assist you in identifying the competencies that are a best fit for your company.
Video - Actel Story: No matter what path you plan on taking with virtualization or goals you have for your datacenter, chances are that as technology and customer demands evolve, so will your Journey to Your Cloud. Learn why VMware competent Partners have the expertise to meet customer’s needs.
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