My VMworld 2017

VMworld is often used to share what we’ve been up to since this time last year and to set the technology bar for things to come. I can’t help but feel there’s something different about this one. The mood this year is reminiscent of the early VMworld’s I attended as a customer. I was eager to get into the middle of all the action and VMworld set the tone for what that would be. They were simpler times then, but the energy was contagious and the technology fundamentally changed the landscape. If you’re attending VMworld in Vegas or Barcelona this year, be ready to experience a renewed energy, strategy and in-your-face innovations (for a lack of better words).…

My VMworld Sessions: A Shameless Plug

A blog would not be complete this time of year without plugging one’s own VMworld sessions, so here it goes!…

I am incredibly excited to be a part of 3 sessions that were selected for VMworld 2015 Breakouts.  The recurring theme here should be of no surprise!

Becoming a vRealize Automagician: Why Automation isn’t Automatic – MGT5318

Get a peek into how these VMware customers and exceptional technologists — Steve Kaplan, Alan Keeler, and Trent TeSelle —  have leveraged vRealize Automation to fundamentally change how IT happens within their organizations. We’ll discuss vRA’s extensibility engine alongside vRO, why it matters, and how it can transform IT as you know it.…