VMware gets serious about multi-cloud (VMworld 2017 – European Round Up)

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While IT pros were still catching up on the big VMware event in Las Vegas, the company was unveiling a whole new series of multi-cloud updates and new products on a stage in Barcelona, joined by some of the world’s biggest technology partners like IBM.

What emerged from the European edition of VMworld was even more stark evidence that VMware believes in a world where multi-cloud and hybrid cloud enterprises are the norm, not the exception.

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Surface Pro 4 and Surface Book part of Microsoft’s exciting new product lineup

Surface Pro 4 and Surface Book part of Microsoft's exciting new product lineup

On October 6th, 2015, at Microsoft’s Windows 10 devices event in New York, a number of exciting new product additions were announced to the Surface family.
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Is Microsoft Surface Pro 3 the Tablet Your Office Has Been Waiting For?

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The benefits of adopting enterprise-focused tablets in your workplace are well-established by this point, and they bear repeating. Tablets are portable, versatile options to the traditional workplace notebook, and their dual-function nature means that employers may forego the usual laptop-and-mobile-device combo and commit to a single all-purpose tablet.

While this is true, IT teams are well aware of the barriers to widespread enterprise adoption of tablets. Historically, the leading tablets on the market have been powered by iOS or Android, while the modern workplace is still overwhelmingly Windows-focused. The time and effort to bridge those two worlds (non-Windows tablets to a Windows workplace) is often prohibitive, and no one knows this challenge better than Andrew Stavrou, Enterprise PC and Mobility Architect at Softchoice.

We talked to Andrew about his personal experiences with the Microsoft Surface Pro 3, which, in his words, is a product “the enterprise has been wanting for years.”

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