VMworld2017 – Day 1

General session

This is a short abstract directly from the first row of seats.

9:00 general session is about to begin

More than 11.000 attendees take part in VMworld 2017 EU.

Tot som Barcelona

In reference to the tragic attacks recently happened in Barcelona the opening sentence was “We’re all Barcelona “.

  • Pat Gelsinger talking about digital transformation.
  • IBM and Dell announcing joint venture to accelerate cloud adoption.
  • announcement of HCX Technology – Cloud service for cloud migration, app mobility and infrastructure hybridity.
  • Alan Renouf showing Pat Gelsinger a VR frontend for vSphere Management. Funny to see him using VR glasses to drop a VM into the virtual trashcan or to vMotion another one by throwing the object.
  • Introducing Appdefence security solution


VMworld 2017 – Warm up part 2

Monday is day one before the official start of VMworld. Ideal to get organized and to do some practice in the Hands-on-Labs (HOL).

Lab environment

Labs are well organized and the staff is very helpful. A staff member welcomes you at the entrance and leads you to your desk. They’ll assist you until you’ve successfully logged into your session. On Monday morning there is no rush yet and everything is calm. Continue reading “VMworld 2017 – Warm up part 2”