Quick Take: Breaking Down VMworld 2013
VMware Delivers A Strong SDDC Message, An Incremental Cloud Story, And A Relatively Weak End User Computing Message
September 19, 2013
Why Read This Brief
Is the traditional data center about to be disrupted by the cloud? Not if VMware can help it. Last week's annual VMworld conference in San Francisco drew over 20,000 infrastructure and operations (I&O) professionals to San Francisco to learn about VMware's vision for the data center. The virtualization megavendor made it clear that its vision is one of incremental transformation rather than disruption — led by the IT gurus that spent the last decade virtualizing servers. In this report, our team members on the ground share what they heard, what they didn't, and what you should do about it.
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