OVH Acquires VMware vCloud Air Business; Clears Way for VMware Cloud on AWS
VMware sells vCloud Air business to OVH & pivots toward Amazon AWS, multi-cloud management strategy. OVH CEO Octave Klaba explains the deal.
Amazon, VMware Prepare Cross-Channel Cloud Strategy
VMware (VMW) CEO Pat Gelsinger says VMware Cloud on AWS will be available from both company’s channel partners. Here’s when.
5 Channel Partner Updates: 17 October 2016
Updates: AWS, Aryaka, Dell EMC World, IBM earnings, ManageEngine, Microsoft Azure, Oracle Cloud, Rogers Communications, SD-WAN & VMware.
VMware CEO: Multi-Cloud AWS, Microsoft Azure Management Tools By August
VMware CEO Pat Gelsinger suggests vRealize cross-platform cloud management tools for Microsoft Azure and Amazon Web Services will arrive in August.
VMware NSX, VSAN Adoption Further Accelerates
VMware’s Q2 2016 revenue growth and momentum around NSX, VSAN and cloud have largely silenced the virtualization company’s critics — at least for now.
VMware: Ready to Spend Billions on Tech Acquisitions?
VMware CEO Pat Gelsinger says the virtualization giant is willing to spend $1 billion or more on acquisitions. Ahem, anyone know Docker’s current valuation?
VMware NSX, VSAN Sales Accelerate Ahead of Partner Program Updates
VMware’s NSX network virtualization business doubles in Q1 2016. VSAN shows momentum. But the real opportunity involves forthcoming partner program updates.
VMware NSX Partner Moves You Don’t Know (Yet)
Channel Chief Ross Brown describes careful efforts to gather feedback ahead of forthcoming partner program enhancements — and a major NSX push.