I have attended “Virtual Cloud Day 2012: Launch of the VMware End User Computing Suite”. This post is a summary of my impressions.
I tweeted with #VMWareCloudDay.
Some of the new buzz phrases I picked up are:
- Post PC Era
- Hybrid Cloud
- Data Virtualisation
- Database as a Service
- Control Database Sprawl
- Shadow IT
Larry Ellison was finally proven right after twenty (20) years.
This is a mixture of public and private clouds.
This is a more inclusive term for Big Data.
Some of the products I am now interested in are:
- Project Octopus
- VFabric Data Director
Support for Oracle is announced.
I only managed to attend the first two (2) sessions before I was locked out. Although the sessions appeared on the menu, the ‘Attend’ button was disabled. There was no obvious place to raise the issue. So, I left.