David Marshall has been involved in the technology industry for over 19 years, and he's been working with virtualization software since 1999. He was able to become an industry expert in virtualization by becoming a pioneer in that field - one of the few people in the industry allowed to work with Alpha stage server virtualization software from industry leaders: VMware (ESX Server), Connectix and Microsoft (Virtual Server).
Through the years, he has invented, marketed and helped launch a number of successful virtualization software companies and products. David holds a BS degree in Finance, an Information Technology Certification, and a number of vendor certifications from Microsoft, CompTia and others. He's also co-authored two published books: "VMware ESX Essentials in the Virtual Data Center" and "Advanced Server Virtualization: VMware and Microsoft Platforms in the Virtual Data Center" and acted as technical editor for two popular Virtualization "For Dummies" books. With his remaining spare time, David founded and operates one of the oldest independent virtualization news blogs, VMblog.com. And co-founded CloudCow.com, a publication dedicated to Cloud Computing. Starting in 2009 and continuing all the way to 2016, David has been honored with the vExpert distinction by VMware for his virtualization evangelism.
ExtraHop, provider of enterprise cyber analytics from the inside out, announced today it has been honored as one of Washington's best companies to work for by Seattle Business Magazine for the second consecutive year. The recognition is based on anonymous surveys conducted by a third-party research firm, in which employees consistently reported ExtraHop showcased exemplary executive leadership and outstanding company culture.
Bitdefender, a global cybersecurity leader protecting over 500 million systems across 150 countries, today announced availability of Bitdefender Browser Isolation. Creating a virtual air-gap between end-user systems and the web, it ensures attackers cannot gain a foothold or escape the execution environment of virtualized browsers.
With so many vendors exhibiting at VMworld, how do you know which booths to visit and who to get on your busy schedule? The team from VMblog is very much looking forward to meeting with the Virtustream team this year. Virtustream is an enterprise-class cloud allowing companies to transform and move mission-critical applications to the cloud. They offer the reliability, security, compliance, and performance of a dedicated private cloud, combined with the flexibility, scalability, and economic benefits of a public cloud. This is definitely a booth worth visiting.
Read this exclusive pre-show interview with Virtustream to learn what they have planned for the upcoming VMworld 2019 event.
ThinPrint, the leading print management expert and selected Microsoft launch partner, today announced the launch of the ThinPrint Partner Program for Microsoft CSPs at Microsoft Inspire in Las Vegas (booth #1405). With ThinPrint's ezeep cloud printing solution selected as Microsoft's preferred printing approach for Windows Virtual Desktop, the new partner model is designed for cloud service providers to easily integrate ThinPrint's ezeep for Windows Virtual Desktop into their services portfolio.
SolarWinds, a leading provider of powerful and affordable IT management software, today released the findings of the newest SolarWinds cybersecurity research at RSA Singapore (Booth #1420). The research provides a pulse check on recent cybersecurity trends in both Singapore and Hong Kong and explores the top threat concerns, along with the technologies and skillsets needed to successfully manage both internal and external cybersecurity threats.
Bitdefender, a global cybersecurity leader protecting over 500 million systems across 150 countries, announced the addition of security risk analytics and hardening to its flagship GravityZone endpoint security solution. This latest GravityZone innovation helps organizations reduce the endpoint attack surface and proactively safeguard systems from breach by continuously discovering, prioritizing and remediating risks from endpoint software misconfigurations.
Pivot3, a leading provider of intelligent infrastructure solutions, today announced interoperability of its intelligent hyperconverged infrastructure software platform with the latest version of VMware Site Recovery Manager. This new offering continues the relationship between Pivot3 - a VMware Advanced Technology Alliance Partner - and VMware and gives mutual customers the ability to simplify business continuity delivery using the new VMware Site Recovery Manager 8.2.
VMware announced that VMworld 2019 US will be held Aug. 25-29 in San Francisco at the Moscone Center. Later this year, VMworld 2019 Europe will return to Fira Barcelona Gran Via from Nov. 4-7 in Barcelona.
This year's theme "Make Your Mark," empowers VMworld 2019 attendees to learn, connect and innovate in the world of IT and business. Comprised of IT technical professionals and business decision makers, ecosystem partners and industry leaders, attendees can find the knowledge, peer network, technologies and conversations they need to enable their companies' digital transformation.
With so many vendors exhibiting at VMworld, how do you know which booths to visit and who to get on your busy schedule? The team from VMblog is looking forward to catching up with Zadara this year. Storage is becoming top of mind for companies, and Zadara has a really great story to tell. They offer a fully-managed, enterprise storage-as-a-service (STaaS) solution, available on premises or in the cloud. This is definitely a booth worth visiting.
Read this exclusive pre-show interview with Greg Newman, VP of Marketing at Zadara, to learn what they have planned for the upcoming VMworld 2019 event.
With so many vendors exhibiting at VMworld, how do you know which booths to visit and who to get on your busy schedule? One of the companies on VMblog's list these last few years has been Vembu Technologies. For some time now, I've had the pleasure of closely following and working with the team at Vembu as their product has grown and matured. And they have been a fantastic partner and sponsor to the VMware community. I cannot wait to see their latest backup, recovery, and replication solution up close and in action during VMworld.
Read this exclusive pre-show interview with Nagarajan, VP Product Management at Vembu, to learn what they have planned for the upcoming VMworld 2019 event.