Hi everyone, our next major conference is coming up, VMworld Europe, 5 - 8 November in Barcelona. Over the coming weeks we will bring you as much info as we can on this awesome event. We also have many other events happening to compliment VMworld, possibly in a city near you. One of the other ways to enjoy vFORUM is to attend the online version. Here are all the details:

vForum Online Fall 2018

Tuesday, October 9th, 2018
9:00 am – 2:30 pm PDT
12:00 pm – 5:30 pm EDT

View: Agenda-at-a-Glance

vForum Online is a must-attend event for IT professionals who are driving their digital transformation and building a hyper-converged IT infrastructure that:

  • Modernizes Data Centers
  • Integrates Public Clouds
  • Transforms Networks and Security
  • Secures Digital Workspaces

vForum Online provides expert insight that can help drive innovation for your organization. Our information-packed agenda includes virtual exhibits, a keynote presentation, multiple breakout sessions, live chat with experts and hands-on labs. And with no travel required, there’s no reason not to attend!

I wish everyone a fantastic week ahead.

Virtually Yours
VMware TAM Team

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Don’t have time to take a full-day of classroom training?  Try our ½-Day Program.
We recognize that sometimes it can be difficult for folks to take a full week from day-to-day responsibilities to participate in training programs.   We are testing a limited time pilot program where we are offering the vSphere 6.7 Fast Track course for 5-hours sessions per day over a two week period.   There are two sessions available for enrollment:

Course Dates: October 22 to November 2, 2018

  • Morning Sessions (weekdays from 8:00a-1:00p CT, Live Online): Register Here


  • Afternoon Sessions (weekdays from 2:00p -7:00p CT, Live Online):Register Here

Half-day sessions also offer the benefit of enabling you with more time to absorb the vSphere v6.7 Fast Track training, trial lessons learned then come back to the instructor with more specific questions.  If you are interested in exploring additional ½-day classroom courses,please let us know.

Take advantage of our complementary Knowledge Skills Assessment (KSA)
Your business is committed to capitalizing on cloud and virtualization technologies.  Is your IT Team ready with the knowledge and skills to succeed in the software defined data center environment?  VMware Education Services can help you evaluate the strengths and development opportunities of every member of your IT team with our complementary Knowledge Skills Assessment (KSA).   The VMware Education Services KSA follows a 3-pronged approach, purpose-built to gauge necessary skills and gaps then recommend customized development plans.  First, we inform what critical knowledge and skills are required based on your installed VMware solution.  Second, we identify strengths and opportunities for development segmented by job role and technology.  Third, we present a customized report with skill assessments and recommended learning paths for each member of your IT Team. Ready to get started with your KSA?

The VMware Learning Zone (VLZ), your gateway to success
Whether you are new to VMware software or working your way toward advanced level certifications, the VMware Learning Zone (VLZ) is an invaluable source for our basic and subscription level content.  Here is an overview of what you will discover:

  • Learning options range from short videos on the latest hot topics to full On Demand Courses
  • Subscriptions for individual learners up to enterprise-level customers who need to train global teams
  • Deep dive VMware Certification Exam Prep courses

Getting started on VMware Learning Zone is free with the Basic Learning Subscription.


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