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VMworld US 2015: Day 4 Recap

vmworld2015Welcome to The Virtualization Practice’s week-long coverage of VMworld US 2015. Tune in all week for our daily recap of the major announcements and highlights from the world’s premier virtualization and cloud conference.

With all the forward-looking business out of the way (see the Day 1, Day 2, and Day 3 recaps), VMworld took a breath yesterday and focused on other parts of the ecosystem. The first annual Developer Day was held as part of the VMworld DevOps program track, and it included a Hackathon where coders and non-coders could compete for prizes. Non-coders had a series of increasingly difficult challenges to complete. Coders worked to create the most useful, creative, and complex tools and services on vCloud Air, judged at the end of the day, and were awarded prizes like a guitar signed by Alabama Shakes and the Neon Trees, the VMworld Party bands. Continue reading VMworld US 2015: Day 4 Recap

VMware releases SRM 4.0 – Full Support for vSphere and vCenter Linked clones

VMware has finally released a vSphere compatible version of SRM, – about time. SRM is a key feature of the VMware suite, and in the eyes of many large enterprises, vSphere should never have been released in May without it. With that said, let’s focus upon the good things in this new product release. For enterprises that need this functionality this is a significant piece of differentiation for VMware, for which there is no counterpart in alternative virtualization platforms. Continue reading VMware releases SRM 4.0 – Full Support for vSphere and vCenter Linked clones