VMworld 2013: Understanding vCloud and vSphere Editions

VMWorld 2013: Understanding vCloud and vSphere Editions

At VMworld 2013 this week, VMware announced the latest editions of vSphere 5.5, vCloud Director 5.5, and the vCloud Suite. Those announcements contained major new features – some which are included in existing editions and some that are new products, sold separately.

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VMworld 2013: Top 10 Most Important Features of vSphere 5.5

VMworld 2013: Top 10 Most Important Features of vSphere 5.5

Today, VMware announced important updates to their flagship product line – vCloud Suite – which includes the leading type-1 hypervisor, VMware vSphere. There is a LOT to get excited about with these announcements. After all, VMware wouldn’t wait to announce vSphere 5.5 in front of 22,500 virtualization pros at their biggest trade show of the year if they didn’t have some major new features to talk about, right?

Every VMware admin will want to read what follows — the top 10 features in the brand-new vSphere 5.5.

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3 Tips to Prepare for IBRs and Licensing Updates

VMworld Blog Series Part 1: Top 3 Tips to Prep for Licensing Updates

VMworld always approaches fast and VMware releases new products and versions of their offerings. In 2012, they announced a $1 Upgrade to their vCloud Suite from certain versions of vSphere. This offer was only available to customers that were current with their support and service. So the question is, are you ready for whatever offer may be around the corner?

To make sure you’re well-positioned to take advantage of all the announcements coming out of VMworld, the Softchoice team is offering a Free Installed Base Report (IBR) Assessment of your current VMware environment, an annual webinar series, and three tips below to prepare you for your IBR.

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