VMworld 2013

Join BizTech magazine and CDW as we cover the 2013 VMworld conference Aug. 25-29, 2013.

VMware has been at the forefront of virtualization — one of the most innovative technologies to reshape enterprise IT — from the beginning. Now in its 10th year, the company's annual VMworld conference has become a must-see event for IT workers specializing in (or looking to specialize in) virtualization technologies.

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Latest Stories from VMworld 2013

IT leaders and CDW solution architects discuss how virtualization and the cloud have transformed the IT management function.

VMworld 2013: A Social Media Point of View

Attendees at the 10th annual VMworld share the most intriguing moments of their conference experiences on social media.

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Transitioning to the cloud doesn't have to be daunting. 

What does infrastructure convergence really mean, and why is it a smart move for enterprise IT? Cisco Systems' Jim McHugh explains.

Organizational IT leaders and CDW solution architects identify the key security challenges that a virtualized environment can bring and offer pointers for mitigating risk exposure. 

Harry Zoberman, CDW's vice president, software solutions, explains how legacy and new applications can best function across multiple devices and platforms.

Chief Marketing Officer Robin L. Matlock details VMware's product development focus and vision for the future of cloud computing. 

VMworld 2013: Marc Andreessen and Pat Gelsinger's Battle of the Clouds

A spirited debate about public versus private clouds has VMworld attendees buzzing.

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VMware's James Senicka and Michael Adams detail what's new in vCloud Suite 5.5 and other key announcements from VMworld 2013.

What to Expect at VMworld 2013

The stage is set for the Moscone Center to turn into a living, breathing organism of virtualization education and evangelism.

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Storage

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Infrastructure Optimization

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Networking

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Mobile & Wireless

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Hardware & Software

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