Author: Eric Grueter

Eric Grueter was a Staff Solutions Engineer at VMware. His work at VMware was based out of the New England region. Prior to coming to VMware, Eric spent several years in the storage hardware industry as a pre-sales consultant as well as an implementation engineer. Eric left VMware in 2020.

CloudLive 2019 – Boston Sept. 24-26

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Weekly Update – Week of 7/22/2019

New and Noteworthy:

VMware Announces Intent to Acquire Bitfusion – Increasingly businesses are applying artificial intelligence (AI) technologies to differentiate and advance their processes and offerings. VMware is pleased to announce our intent to acquire Bitfusion to help businesses more efficiently use AI technologies on-premises and in hybrid cloud environments.

New KB articles published for the week ending 13th July,2019  & New KB articles published for the week ending 20th July,2019 – I plan on including this entry now each time they are published.   This contains all of the KB articles that were posted during the respective weeks.

Upcoming Events

VMworld 2019 – San Francisco 08/25/2019- 08/29/2019 Register
VMUG UserCon – Boston              09/25/2019 Register

Upcoming Webinars:

     
GSS Webinar: vSAN Performance Deep Dive   *New!* 07/30/2019 Register
Instructor Hour Covering Cloud Foundation 07/31/2019 Register
Instructor Hour on NSX-T   *New!* 08/01/2019 Register
Instructor Hour covering VMware Cloud on AWS   *New!* 08/08/2019 Register
GSS Webinar: vRealize Operations – Best Practices and Troubleshooting   *New!* 08/27/2019 Register
Instructor Hour covering vSAN 6.7   *New!* 09/12/2019 Register

  [Full Live Event List]

New Releases:

2019-07-16
VMware vCenter Server 6.7U2c [Release Notes] [Download]

2019-07-02
VMware vSAN Witness Appliance 6.5 U3 [Download]
VMware vSphere Virtual Disk Development Kit 6.5.4 [Download]
VMware App Volumes 2.17.0 [Release Notes] [Download]
VMware User Environment Manager 9.8.0 [Release Notes] [Download]
VMware Horizon 7.9.0 Advanced [Release Notes] [Download]
VMware vCenter Server 6.5 U3 [Release Notes] [Download]
VMware vSphere Hypervisor (ESXi) 6.5 U3 [Release Notes] [Download]
DellEMC Custom Image for ESXi 6.5U3 GA Install CD [Download]
HPE Custom Image for ESXi 6.5U3 Install CD [Download]

2019-06-27
VMware vRealize Orchestrator Plug-In for vSphere Replication 6.5.1.4 [Release Notes] [Download]
VMware vSphere Replication 6.5.1.4 [Release Notes] [Download]
VMware Site Recovery Manager 6.5.1.3 [Release Notes] [Download]

Labs:
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