With AirWatch in the fold, VMware will have its eye not just on phones and tablets, but connected cars, smart watches, Google Glass and more.
Whoa, VMware proves it’s serious about enterprise mobility with its intended buyout of Airwatch.
Trying to bolster its desktop virtualization credibility, VMware snagged two key veteran execs from category leader Citrix. This signals that VMware is really serious about the desktop. Seriously.
Byun, viewed as a near “lifer” at VMware, is now officially on sabbatical, advising companies in consumer and mobile IT and modern cloud platforms.
Will we see an Amazon-VMware team of rivals? Actual availability of the promised vCloud Hybrid Services cloud, a clarification of VCE status? Stay tuned for VMworld news.
Note to self: Revolving doors work both ways. After several key executive exits, VMware installs Sanjay Poonen to head up its desktop virtualization and other end-user computing efforts.
It’s no secret that mobile, big data and cloud computing are transforming IT. Sanjay Poonen, president of SAP’s mobile division, says companies need a single unified strategy to tackle them, not three separate ones.