FROM THE EDITORS VIRTUAL DESK

Hi everyone, yes we are about to kick off the Virtualization event of the year, VMworld 2016 in Las Vegas. Those that are heading to Las vegas for VMworld I wish you all safe travels and of course a fantastic event. For those that will not be able to attend in person there are many options for you as a remote observer.

 

Firstly the keynote sessions will be streamed live. Please register here and you will be reminded of the keynote sessions - http://www.vmworld.com/en/us/landing/live-stream.html.

 

Next up we have our TAM Social Media offerings. We will be providing updates and more on a variety of platofrms during the event on these channels:

- Facebook: fb.com/vmwaretam

- Twitter: twitter.com/vmwaretam

- LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/groups/8267389

- TAM Blog: Blogs.vmware.com/tam

 

I would also like to direct you to our TAM Blog where we have information for TAM customers attending this years event - VMworld 2016 for TAMs: What to Know Before You Go

 

Thank you for all of your support, I am heading to VMworld and so there will be no newsletter next week, I look forward to speaking to you all again after Labor Day.

 

Virtually Yours

VMware TAM Team

 

TAM TWEETS OF THE WEEK (Editor: Daniel Mizrahi)

Pack your bags and grab your conference pass for #VMworld 2016! Find us in the TAM Lounge #VMwareTAM

Preview: VMworld US 2016 Hot Topics - CIO Vantage http://bit.ly/2bVTLbx

VSAN Assessment: What’s New - Virtual Blocks http://bit.ly/2bBHag1

 

TAM BLOG (Editor: Kelly Dare)

VMworld 2016 for TAMs: What to Know Before You Go

Mission Critical Support ‒ Onsite Support for Exceptional Escalations

 

VMUG UPDATE

Here's your VMUG checklist before heading out to VMworld:

✓ VMUG Lounge – Stop by the VMUG lounge (located in the VMVillage on level 2) to play games, win prizes, relax and connect with the community.

✓ VMUG Member Kick Off Party – The party has reached full capacity, but doors will open for all non-ticket holders at 8:30pm. Start practicing your best air guitar!

✓ Traveling with your significant other? Spousetivities provides organized activities for spouses and companions attending VMworld.

✓ V.I.P. Experience – Purchase VMUG advantage onsite, you will be entered to win one of thirty z410s courtesy of SanDisk.  You will also be entered to win two back stage passes to the VMware closing ceremony!

✓ T-shirts – Pick up the annual VMUG t-shirt by the general sessions while supplies last!

✓  Show your pride for the community! If you see a “Proud VMUG Support” sign in the expo hall and snap a picture by one and you’ll be entered to win a $50 Visa gift card

Please contact us at memberservices@vmug.com if you have any questions.

 

TAM FOUNDATIONAL TRAINING PLAN (Editor: Jodi Shely)

Looking for training resources on VMware Solutions. We have everything you need online and updated regularly.

EUC - bit.ly/tamftpeuc

SDDC - bit.ly/tamftpsddc

 

TAM WEBCASTS (Editor: Michelle Kaiser)

Please head over to our dedicated TAM Webcasts online URL:

http://bit.ly/tamwebcasts

 

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