Category Archive: VMworld 2008


May 11 2009

Day 1 (Monday) Links

VMworld announcements: the Virtual Datacenter OS and the VMware Ready ecosystem – http://blogs.vmware.com/vmtn/2008/09/vmworld-announc.html
VMworld Monday grab-bag – http://blogs.vmware.com/vmtn/2008/09/vmworld-monday.html
VMworld 2008 Monday last call – http://blogs.vmware.com/vmtn/2008/09/vmworld-2008-mo.html
VMworld 2008: Looking Back At Day 1 – http://itknowledgeexchange.techtarget.com/virtualization-pro/vmworld-2008-looking-back-at-day-1/
My VMworld Journal: Monday – Waiting for the big show – http://itknowledgeexchange.techtarget.com/virtualization-pro/my-vmworld-journal-monday-waiting-for-the-big-show/
The future of Enterprise Virtualization from VMWorld 2008 – Day 1 (Monday) – http://www.systemcenterforum.org/the-future-of-enterprise-virtualization-from-vmworld-2008-day-1-monday/
Wrapping VMworld, Day 1 – http://virtualizationreview.com/blogs/weblog.aspx?blog=2765
As the VMworld Turns (T Minus 1 day) – http://www.virtual-strategy.com/VMworld-Blogs/As-the-VMworld-Turns-T-Minus-1-day.html
Paul Maritz Kicks Off The VMware Partner Day – http://www.ntpro.nl/blog/archives/642-VMworld-2008-Paul-Maritz-Kicks-Off-The-VMware-Partner-Day.html
Solutions Exchange welcome reception – http://www.ntpro.nl/blog/archives/643-Solutions-Exchange-welcome-reception.html

May 11 2009

Day 2 (Tuesday) Keynote Links

Keynote Webcasts – http://www.vmware.com/go/vmworld2008-webcast
Tuesday Keynote – Paul Maritz – Will it be moist and chewy? – http://blogs.vmware.com/vmtn/2008/09/tuesday-keynote.html
VMworld 2008 Tuesday Opening Keynote – http://vmetc.com/2008/09/16/vmworld-2008-tuesday-opening-keynote/
VMworld 2008 Keynote – http://www.vmhero.com/2008/09/16/vmworld-2008-keynote-address/
VMworld 2008 – VMware CEO Paul Maritz Keynote Live blog – http://virtualization.com/events/2008/09/16/vmworld-2008-keynote-liveblog/
VMworld 2008 Day 1 Keynote – http://blog.scottlowe.org/2008/09/16/vmworld-2008-day-1-keynote/
VMworld 2008: Day 1 Keynote – http://techtrends.billpetro.com/2008/09/16/vmworld-2008-day-1-keynote/
Live from VMworld 2008: Day 1 – VMware Keynote – http://www.virtualization.info/2008/09/live-from-vmworld-2008-day-1.html
What VMware’s Maritz Did Not Say – http://virtualizationreview.com/blogs/weblog.aspx?blog=2762
Maritz: VMware’s Virtual DataCenter OS, VMware View is better next gen operating system than Windows and Hyper-V – http://blogs.zdnet.com/virtualization/?p=542
Day one of VMworld 2008 and the debut of Paul Maritz – http://weblog.infoworld.com/virtualization/archives/2008/09/day_one_of_vmwo.html
VMworld 2008 Keynote – http://lonesysadmin.net/2008/09/16/vmworld-2008-keynote/
VMworld Keynote updates – http://www.brianmadden.com/blog/MichaelKeen/VMWorld-Keynote-coming-soon

May 11 2009

Day 2 (Tuesday) Links

Tuesday afternoon at VMworld – http://blogs.vmware.com/vmtn/2008/09/tuesday-after-1.html
Tuesday night linkage at VMworld – http://blogs.vmware.com/vmtn/2008/09/tuesday-night-l.html
VMWorld 2008 Day 2 – The Virtual Datacenter, Desktop and the Cloud – http://www.systemcenterforum.org/vmworld-2008-day-2-the-virtual-datacenter-desktop-and-the-cloud/
VMworld Wrap: Day 2 – http://virtualizationreview.com/blogs/weblog.aspx?blog=2778
VMworld 2008: Day 2 Review – Virtually Anything is Possible – http://techtrends.billpetro.com/2008/09/17/vmworld-2008-day-2-review-virtually-anything-is-possible/
Another day – http://www.yellow-bricks.com/2008/09/17/another-day/
More VMworld 2008 Day 2 Coverage – http://blog.scottlowe.org/2008/09/17/more-vmworld-2008-day-2-coverage/
As the VMworld Turns (D-Day) – http://www.virtual-strategy.com/VMworld-Blogs/As-the-VMworld-Turns-D-Day.html
Live from VMworld 2008: Day 1 – Cisco Keynote – http://www.virtualization.info/2008/09/live-from-vmworld-2008-day-1-cisco.html
Question and Answer Session with Paul Maritz – http://www.ntpro.nl/blog/archives/649-VMworld-2008-Question-and-Answer-Session-with-Paul-Maritz.html
Q&A with Paul Maritz – http://vmetc.com/2008/09/16/qa-with-paul-maritz/
Notes From Q and A Session with Paul Maritz – http://www.vmworld.com/vmworld/blogs/todd_muirhead/2008/09/16/notes-from-q-and-a-session-with-paul-maritz
Cisco VMWorld Announcements 2008 – http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i6ax9bJarGo
ClusterFunk “Too Hard To Handle” – http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8kqbDEWkEeE

May 11 2009

Day 3 (Wednesday) Keynote Links

Keynote Webcasts – http://www.vmware.com/go/vmworld2008-webcast
Wednesday keynote with Steve Herrod – http://blogs.vmware.com/vmtn/2008/09/wednesday-keyno.html
At CTO keynote, VMworld crowd starts to understand vClient – http://servervirtualization.blogs.techtarget.com/2008/09/17/at-cto-keynote-vmworld-crowd-starts-to-understand-vclient/
Notes From the Keynote – http://virtualizationreview.com/blogs/weblog.aspx?blog=2771
VMworld – Dr. Stephen Herrod’s keynote – http://blogs.zdnet.com/virtualization/?p=545
VMworld 2008 Day 2 Keynote – http://blog.scottlowe.org/2008/09/17/vmworld-2008-day-2-keynote/
VMworld 2008 – VMware CTO Dr. Stephen Herrod Keynote liveblog – http://virtualization.com/news/2008/09/17/vmworld-2008-vmware-cto-dr.-stephen-herrod-keynote-liveblog/
VMworld 2008 General Session Day 2 – http://vmetc.com/2008/09/17/vmworld-2008-general-session-day-2/
VMworld 2008 – Wednesday general session – http://virtualfuture.info/2008/09/vmworld-2008-wednesday-general-session/
VMworld 2008 Day 2 General Session – http://lonesysadmin.net/2008/09/17/vmworld-2008-day-2-general-session/
Live from VMworld 2008: Day 2 – VMware Keynote – http://www.virtualization.info/2008/09/live-from-vmworld-2008-day-2-vmware.html
VMworld Opening Video Day 3 – http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_hG9dqRZsx8

May 11 2009

Day 3 (Wednesday) Links

More VMworld Weds & Thurs linkage – http://blogs.vmware.com/vmtn/2008/09/more-vmworld-we.html
VMworld Live podcasts – http://blogs.vmware.com/vmtn/2008/09/vmworld-live-po.html
Designing the Next Generation Data Center #KN EMC – http://vmetc.com/2008/09/17/designing-the-next-generation-data-center-kn-emc/
As the VMworld Turns (D-Day + 1) – http://www.virtual-strategy.com/VMworld-Blogs/As-the-VMworld-Turns-D-Day-+-1.html
Book Signing at VMworld 2008 – http://www.virtual-strategy.com/VMworld-2008-Coverage-Center/Book-Signing-at-VMworld-2008.html
VMTN Community Experts Video – http://www.ntpro.nl/blog/archives/657-VMTN-Community-Experts-Video.html

May 11 2009

Day 4 (Thursday) Links

VMware Keynote – Automating DR with VMware SRM – http://blog.scottlowe.org/2008/09/18/vmware-keynote-automating-dr-with-vmware-srm/
As the VMworld Turns (D-Day + 2 and 3) – http://www.virtual-strategy.com/VMworld-Blogs/As-the-VMworld-Turns-D-Day-+-2-and-3.html
My VMworld Journal: Days 3-5 (Tuesday – Thursday) – So much to do, so little time – http://itknowledgeexchange.techtarget.com/virtualization-pro/my-vmworld-journal-days-3-5-tuesday-thursday-%E2%80%93-so-much-to-do-so-little-time/
VMworld 2008 bag of swag video – http://searchvmware.techtarget.com/video/0,297151,sid179_gci1331842,00.html
Eric Sloof is signing off – http://www.ntpro.nl/blog/archives/664-Eric-Sloof-is-signing-off.html
VMworld Review – http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IXrIV6w62LM

May 11 2009

New V-words and Feature Links

Virtual Datacenter OS from VMware – http://www.vmware.com/technology/virtual-datacenter-os/
VMware’s Virtual Data Center OS – http://blog.scottlowe.org/2008/09/15/vmwares-virtual-datacenter-os/
VMware Announces the Next Generation of Virtualization – the Virtual Datacenter Operating System (VDC-OS) – http://vmblog.com/archive/2008/09/15/vmware-announces-the-next-generation-of-virtualization-the-virtual-datacenter-operating-system-vdc-os.aspx
Follow-up on the VDC-OS announcement – http://blog.scottlowe.org/2008/09/15/follow-up-on-the-vdc-os-announcement/
VMworld announcements: the Virtual Datacenter OS and the VMware Ready ecosystem – http://blogs.vmware.com/vmtn/2008/09/vmworld-announc.html
Introducing Virtual Data Center OS (VDC-OS) – http://itknowledgeexchange.techtarget.com/virtualization-pro/introducing-virtual-datacenter-os-vdc-os/
The Virtual Infrastructure Evolves Into The Virtual Datacenter OS – http://virtualization.com/guides/2008/09/16/the-virtual-infrastructure-evolves-into-the-virtual-datacenter-os/
VMware proposes a new kind of OS – http://weblog.infoworld.com/fatalexception/archives/2008/09/vmware_proposes.html
VMware’s vCloud Iniatives – The vision for the next 10 years – http://vmetc.com/2008/09/16/vmwares-vcloud-iniatives-the-vision-for-the-next-10-years/
New VMware CEO makes the desktop a core focus for the company, with SIX desktop announcements at VMworld – http://www.brianmadden.com/blog/BrianMadden/New-VMware-CEO-makes-the-desktop-a-core-focus-for-the-company-with-SIX-desktop-announcements-at-VMworld
vCenter – http://www.yellow-bricks.com/2008/09/15/vcenter/
An early analysis of VMware vCloud and VDC-OS – http://fountnhead.blogspot.com/2008/09/early-biased-analysis-of-vmware-vcloud.html
Virtualization Is Dead, Long Live Cloud Computing – http://www.cio.com/article/449665/Virtualization_Is_Dead_Long_Live_Cloud_Computing
vClient Initiative – http://communities.vmware.com/blogs/virtualdesktop/2008/09/16/vclient-initiative
So What Does vStorage Really Mean? – http://virtualgeek.typepad.com/virtual_geek/2008/09/so-what-does-vs.html
VMware’s First Announcement – http://www.yellow-bricks.com/2008/09/15/vmwares-first-announcements/
Expand Virtual Desktops with VMware View – http://www.yellow-bricks.com/2008/09/16/expand-virtual-desktops-with-vmware-view/
New VMware VDI features enable VMware View – http://vmetc.com/2008/09/16/new-vmware-vdi-features-enable-vmware-view/
VMware View enables new vision of VDI with a Universal Client – http://vmetc.com/2008/09/16/vmware-view-enables-new-vision-of-vdi-with-a-universal-client/
VMworld 2008 – New Feature: Fault Tolerant – http://virtualfuture.info/2008/09/vmworld-2008-new-feature-fault-tolerant/
Marathon and VMware FT – http://mikedatl.typepad.com/mikedvirtualization/2008/09/marathon-and-vm.html
VMWorld 2008: “Introducing Cisco’s Virtual Switch for VMware ESX” – http://rationalsecurity.typepad.com/blog/2008/09/vmworld-2008-introducing-ciscos-virtual-switch-for-vmware-esx.html
VMWorld 2008: Forecast For VMware? Cloudy…Weep For Security? – http://rationalsecurity.typepad.com/blog/2008/09/vmworld-2008-forecast-for-vmware-cloudyvirtual-datacenter-os.html
Cisco releases Nexus 1000V virtual switch for VMware – http://www.colinmcnamara.com/2008/09/16/cisco-releases-nexus-1000v-virtual-switch-for-vmware
September 16: A big day for virtual networking – http://blogs.vmware.com/networking/2008/09/september-16-a.html
Prize of VMworld Announcements Isn’t a Virtual Data Center; It’s Better Plumbing – http://www.cio.com/article/450200/Prize_of_VMworld_Announcements_Isn_t_a_Virtual_Data_Center_It_s_Better_Plumbing
VMworld 2008 – VDM 3.0 to be released this year – http://virtualfuture.info/2008/09/vmworld-2008-vmd-30-to-be-released-this-year/
VMworld 2008 – Great news on ESX 4.0 – http://virtualfuture.info/2008/09/vmworld-2008-great-news-on-esx-40/

May 11 2009

Pre-conference Links

My VMworld Journal: (Sunday) – Welcome to VMworld – http://itknowledgeexchange.techtarget.com/virtualization-pro/my-vmworld-journal-day-1-sunday-welcome-to-vmworld/
Blogging at VMworld? – http://blogs.vmware.com/vmtn/2008/09/blogging-at-vmw.html
Here come the virtual crowds: early pictures of VMworld 2008 – http://blogs.vmware.com/vmtn/2008/09/here-come-the-v.html
Do-it-yourself VMworld blogging – http://blogs.vmware.com/vmtn/2008/09/do-it-yourself.html
As the VMworld Turns – http://www.virtual-strategy.com/VMworld-2008-Coverage-Center/As-the-VMworld-Turns.html
As the VMworld Turns (T Minus 2 days) – http://www.virtual-strategy.com/VMworld-2008-Coverage-Center/As-the-VMworld-Turns-T-Minus-2-days.html
VMware readies for CEO Maritz’s public debut – http://www.networkworld.com/news/2008/091108-vmware.html
VMworld 2008: VideoBlog #1: Mike’s shows off room, and fancy new guitar – http://www.rtfm-ed.co.uk/?p=595
VMworld 2008: First video footage – http://www.ntpro.nl/blog/archives/638-VMworld-2008-First-video-footage.html
I picked up my VMworld badge – http://www.ntpro.nl/blog/archives/640-I-Picked-Up-My-VMworld-2008-Badge.html
Sneak Preview on VMworld 2008 and its artwork – http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UXApsDrFpbM
Vizion Las Vegas – Vizioncore Partner Reception ’08 – http://www.ntpro.nl/blog/archives/639-Vizion-Las-Vegas-Vizioncore-Partner-Reception-08.html
Vizioncore VMWorld 2008 Partner Reception video – http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=frkfLjzgaVc
Palazzo Room at VMWorld – http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GGOTH4sUe_Q
VMworld Las Vegas 2008 Trailer – http://blip.tv/file/764022/

May 11 2009

VMworld Party Links

We partied like race car drivers – http://blogs.vmware.com/vmtn/2008/09/we-partied-like.html
Danica Patrick pictures from Vmworld 2008 party – http://baep.printroom.com/ViewGallery.asp?shopperid=FKPA5V6BBEU39JG3EA8MSS3XWJ7F1K10&userid=dcody&gallery_id=1275673
VMworld Party Las Vegas Motor Speedway Video – http://www.ntpro.nl/blog/archives/660-VMworld-Party-Las-Vegas-Motor-Speedway-Video.html
VMworld 2008 Party – http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3DcGI4DC1Es
DJ Ravi Drums vs. Nerds with glow sticks – http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F7t5M1ukvFY
Tainted Love at VMworld 2008 Party – http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9Kq-LoP_dro
VMworld Las Vegas Motor Speedway Party – http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rt2q70uqs5A
Riding Around Las Vegas Motor Speedway – http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v3HMKVOvT2M
VMWorld 2008 Party – http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hlxmh7A86_E
Tainted Love at vmworld 2008 – http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NXlrV15x77c