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The VMUG Collective compiles relevant blog posts written BY VMUG members, FOR VMUG members. We are a community, and VMUG Collective is where we make our voice heard.

VMware News: May 2020

Highlights Cloud Field Day 7: Delivering cloud migration, modernization and business continuity with VMware Cloud on AWS Watch on-demand sessions of VMware experts presenting technical deep-dive content (including demos and Q&A) on various VMware Cloud on AWS topics to help customers accelerate their migration and modernization journey. NSX-T 3.0 – Innovations in…

Building Disaster Recovery Solutions with VMware Site Recovery Manager

In today’s cloud focused world, many technologies and products are available to you for building a solid disaster recovery (DR) solution.  For private clouds based on VMware vSphere, you could consider VMware Site Recovery Manager (SRM). Many existing DR systems are inadequate for reasons such as Little or no orchestration DR testing…

Virtualizing the Community During COVID

VMUG has always been dedicated to creating unique opportunities for resources, knowledge sharing, events, and networking. But now more than ever, the world has had to adapt to an online space. VMUG is prepared to provide nonstop access to your community, so you can have the support needed to navigate this difficult…

VMware News: April 2020

Highlights Customer Spotlight: Digital Transformation and Remote Work for the Public Sector Allowing staff to work remotely is a policy that Città metropolitana di Roma Capitale enabled for the first time by delivering virtual desktops and apps with the agile operations of Horizon 7. Watch their success story video here. Care to…

How a VMware Homelab Can Improve Your Professional Growth and Career

I think VMware home labs are an excellent way to improve your professional growth and career, because they give sys admins, engineers, consultants, and architects a sandbox to test new software, automation, upgrades. It also gives us a place to study and prepare for industry-recognized certifications. I often tell people that home…

Bringing Enterprise-Grade Security to the Masses Using VMware NSX

Bojana Dobran is the Product Marketing Manager at phoenixNAP. When even a small business is a hot target for hackers, no organization can afford to be at risk. In a recent survey by Ponemon and Keeper, 40% of US businesses said they experienced a cyber-attack. The report also reveals that the average…

Spring vForum Online: Now More Than Ever

Online events are big and recently gaining more attention. As the global community learns to combat COVID-19, we are also learning how to better use technology for good, a mantra Pat Gelsinger and VMware speak about often.   But what can we do as vAdmins to be part of the “tech for good” initiative? Amid the COVID response, many VMUG members work on the front lines in…

VMware News: March 2020

Highlights A Message from VMware CEO Pat Gelsinger on COVID-19 This is an extraordinary time, and we are all concerned about the health and safety of family and friends, as we navigate a rapidly-evolving situation. Our hearts go out to everyone around the world impacted, either directly or indirectly, by COVID-19. It’s a…

A Message from VMware CEO Pat Gelsinger on COVID-19

  A Message from VMware CEO Pat Gelsinger on COVID-19 This is an extraordinary time, and we are all concerned about the health and safety of family and friends, as we navigate a rapidly-evolving situation. Our hearts go out to everyone around the world impacted, either directly or indirectly, by COVID-19. It’s a…

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VMUG Unfiltered | Ep. 2: Francis Mondia

Al talks to Francis Mondia from Endace in New Zealand about business continuity in the age of COVID-19. Francis shares his experience implementing Horizon in under 72 hours and managing IT needs for a remote workforce.

VMUG Unfiltered | Ep. 1: Scott Driver

It's the very first episode of VMUG Unfiltered, an all-new podcast from VMware User Group! To kick things off, Al talks to Scott Driver about business continuity in the age of COVID-19 and how Scott has handled new challenges as a Systems Administrator for a regional credit union in the northeastern United…

VMUG Collective Podcast | S1E4 – Being Mindful with Debra Zabloudil (Part…

In the final episode of the first season of the VMUG Professional Development podcast, Debra Zabloudil takes us through what emotional intelligence is and a mindfulness exercise. But be careful: Make sure to pull over in your car before you follow along. Please let us know on Twitter @MyVMUG if you have…

VMUG Collective Podcast | S1E3 – Being Mindful with Debra Zabloudil (Part…

On this episode, Matt and Candice talk to Debra Zabloudil, President and CEO of The Learning Studio about Mindfulness! We talk about what mindfulness is, debunking common misconceptions, and small ways you can practice mindfulness at work! It was a long conversation so we're doing not one, but TWO episodes about it.…

VMUG Collective Podcast | S1E2 – Navigating VMware Certifications with Irish Spring

Irish Spring is the Senior Systems Engineering Manager at VMware and he knows A LOT about VMware certifications. In this episode, he walks through why getting VMware certifications are so important, what happened when he failed the test while working at VMware, gives some tips on how to take the certifications on…

VMUG Collective Podcast | S1E1 – Conquering IT Burnout with Eric Lee

In this first episode of the professional development season of the VMUG Collective podcast, we're talking to Eric Lee about IT Burnout, how to avoid it and fight it. Read the Eric's article about IT Burnout here!  

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Cisco Whitepaper

Transformation of the modern workplace continues. Digitization and cloud technology have changed the who, what, where, when, and how affecting today’s workers. Organizations now accommodate employees and contractors wanting to work from any device, any location, at any time. Workers want flexibility and expect the same type of choices and convenience that…

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