As 2015 draws to a close, we wanted to remind you of the key moments and announcements that took place at VMworld. From the latest technology previews, to what’s new in NSX, we’ll take you through the latest updates that will affect you (and your role) and each persona within the IT department.
The Mobile Sheriff: Project A2 and App Volumes
At VMworld Europe, Sanjay Poonen, GM VMware End-User Computing, led a presentation on End-User Computing (EUC), and VMware’s “Any Application, Any Device” approach. He unveiled Project A2, a technology preview which brings together AirWatch and VMware App Volumes, accelerating Windows 10 adoption.
The Data Wizard: what’s new in vSphere
From the latest strategies for virtualizing business critical applications, to dealing with cloud infrastructure and management, there are a number of key areas for the Data Wizard to explore. Check out this post which covers the product announcements and updates which are relevant for you, including what’s new in vSphere.
The Security Agent: NSX
As one of the most tech-savvy members of the IT department, Security Agents are tasked with designing and maintaining network security infrastructure. Take note of the latest developments in VMware’s network virtualization platform, NSX, and check out the debrief following Martin Casado’s keynote at VMworld in October.
The Cloud Pilot: integrated containers, Photon OS
Cloud Pilots, explore the new and updated products that are coming together to deliver the One Cloud, Any Application, Any Device vision, including vSphere Integrated Containers and VMware Photon OS, vRealize Automation 7, and vCloud NFV platform. Find out more about these products here.
The Dev Champions: Cloud-Native Apps, Photon Controller
Following VMworld Barcelona, the Cloud-Native Apps team announced at DockerCon EU that Photon Controller is now available as an open source project. The software makes it easy to deliver on demand to application development teams in your department. Find out more about what the VMware Photon Platform can do for you.
The IT Masterminds: digital business
As the mastermind of the operation, you need to be on top of all elements of the digital enterprise. Explore Pat Gelsinger’s “Five imperatives for digital business” to discover how you can keep the whole business moving forward.