VMware’s Global Impact Report 2017

A year ago, VMware’s CTO @RayOFarrell announced a public commitment to Sustainability for the first time through an inaugural VMware Global Impact Report. This commitment included the Office of the CTO driving Sustainability strategy for the company. This approach reflects not only VMware’s unique thinking about Global Impact but also a progressive view of Sustainability as a technology-led […]

VMware and its Customers: More Than Just a Fling

By Dana Nourie The History of Flings In 2010, VMware’s dalliance with Flings began. Flings are tools that are experimental, their functionality not yet on any product roadmap. The concept was to provide a pathway from our engineers to our most cutting-edge customers. While Flings are not officially supported, customers provide crucial feedback. In response, […]

VMware Featured in ACM SIGOPS OSR Special Topics Edition

The Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) Operating Systems Review (OSR) Special Topics August 2017 edition is hot off the presses and features some of the ground-breaking research taking place within VMware. VMware is extremely honored to take part in this edition. OSR is a publication of the ACM Special Interest Group on Operating Systems (SIGOPS), whose scope […]

VMware: DevOps Behavior Change via Optimized Tooling

TL;DR: Even though VMware is a product and services company, technologies such as those at VMware can accelerate the adoption of DevOps.  Almost ten years after its earliest beginnings, IT organizations are still struggling with the philosophy of DevOps.  There are many reasons for this.  Of course the biggest issue that usually arises when seeking […]

OCTO at VMworld Europe

VMware’s Office of the CTO (OCTO) is dedicated to looking over the horizon — exploring and identifying disruptive technology trends to shape future solutions that will impact the future. So it made perfect sense that OCTO sponsored the Emerging Technologies and Future Trends track with 26 sessions at VMworld Europe in Barcelona. This track offered […]

VMware at the Forefront of Innovation at VMworld US 2017

VMworld is VMware’s premier thought leadership and education destination for cloud infrastructure and digital workspace technology professionals. Over the five days of inspiring innovation there were:   20K+ total attendees heard expert insights and gained the tools to enable business success 200+ customer appearances on stage and in breakouts 64K+ Virtual Machines created 1 concert from […]

Serverless, FaaS, and Cloud Services on vSphere?!!! Yes!

Co-authored by Chris Wolf, VP and CTO of Global Field & Industry, and Mark Peek, Principal Engineer   Serverless computing is becoming increasingly popular to create micro services without needing to worry about how the functions are orchestrated or scaled. This frees developers to think more directly about what is important to them, delivering value […]