VMworld 2018

VMworld 2018 – Recap

  • simon 

VMworld 2018 – Recap It feels odd to be writing about VMworld 2018, in the week of AWS Re:invent.  However, work and family schedules have meant that I’ve been focus on other things since I returned. Including preparing to leave my current role, having accepted a new challenge in the new year.  More on that next month. This year marked my third VMworld over the last decade, I’d previously attended events in San Francisco and… Read More »VMworld 2018 – Recap

VMworld increasing productivity by providing a superior employee experience

  • simon 

VMworld increasing productivity by providing a superior employee experience My first session at VMworld proper! And it’s a subject I don’t normally cover.  I’m focused mainly on infrastructure, as those reading would know, however I had a good reason to attend this session…  Let’s see if you can spot it. The scale and scope of end user services have grown as well as the productivity of the individual.  Even as little as fifteen years ago… Read More »VMworld increasing productivity by providing a superior employee experience

VMworld day one Design Studios

  • simon 

VMworld day one Design Studios As you may or may not know day one at VMworld is dominated by TAM customer and partner content.  As I’m travelling under my own buck, I’m neither a TAM customer or a Partner this year – so what to do? A new session type for me this year is the design studios.  Due to strict NDAs signed per session, I can’t share much of what was discussed.  What I… Read More »VMworld day one Design Studios

VMworld Europe 2018

  • simon 

I’m writing this from a lovely apartment in the medieval part of Barcelona, for I’m here to attend VMworld. This will be my third VM world event, having attended at the Moscone back in 2007 and Cannes in 2009.  It will be interesting to see what had changed with the event over the last decade.  God I feel old writing that, was it really 10 years ago I first attended one of these. This trip… Read More »VMworld Europe 2018