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For a limited time only, customers who purchased VMware vSphere Enterprise, or Enterprise Plus on or before August 27th, 2012. may upgrade to the new VMWare vCloud Suite at significant discount.
Customers using vSphere Enterprise Plus can upgrade to to vCloud Suite Standard, the world’s most agile and secure infrastructure-as-a-service platform, absolutely free.
If company-wide virtualization is your IT plan of action, then this deal is for you. Between now and the end of the year, VMware is offering a discount on VMware View 5 Premiere licenses. View Premiere 5 enables highly available, scalable, secure and reliable desktop services unmatched by physical PCs. View Premiere 5 comes with the following:
- View Composer
- View Persona Management
- vShield Endpoint
- View Client for Local Mode (not available in the Enterprise edition)
In the most general sense, VMware is a computer and server operating system that allows you to host other operating systems simultaneously. VMware allows these secondary operating systems to behave as if they were installed on their own computer with their own set of programs and hardware.
Update: This promotion has ended on Thursday, September 15th, 2011.
Virtualization and cloud computing seems to be the wave of the future, and for those of us who aren’t tech experts or computer wizards, understanding the ins and outs of these systems and software can be more than a little daunting. Thankfully, VMware is -for a limited time- including free training with VMware Essentials and Essentials Plus purchases.