Virtual Updates 2024-04-29

VMware Explore registration opens April 30
Link to VMware Explore page.

VMware disrupts operations April 30 to May 6
This is to simplify the transition from SAP to Oracle.
While nothing really goes offline, managing licenses and activities through many of the online portals will be off during their migration.
…just somethign to be aware of….
CRN post is here.

VMware Horizon EUC – now called Omnissa
Not sure about the name….
This includes the EUC and Workspace ONE software…
Here’s a post from TheRegister.
VMware Blog post is here.
Omnissa website goes live on May 6th (same date as VMware is done their migration from Oracle).

Kubernetes running Doom?…yes please!
Ok, so not practical, but it is running Doom.
William Lam’s post says the same, but it can be a good demo….

Install Windows 11 without a Microsoft account
Had to do this again, figured I’d post this again….
Tom’s Hardware how to on this.
…really wish it was just an option during install….

Nutanix Multicloud Snapshot
Take a snapshot in your on-prem datacenter, and have it replicate out to
AWS S3 or Azure Blob?
Sure…why not!
Lots of different use cases!
Nutanix Blog post is here.

Continuing Education – a list of resources that come with references
(of people who have used those sites & are happy with the results).
Free Learning – GitHub Repo
HashiCorp Learn
Nutanix .NEXT – May 21 – 23 (Barcelona, Spain)
Nutanix University
VeeamOn – June 3-5 (Fort Lauderdale, FL and online)
VMware Customer Connect Learning
VMware Hands On Labs
VMware Explore 2024 – August 26-29 (Las Vegas, NV – Venetian Hotel)
VMware Explore 2023 Sessions (William Lam’s easier to search list version)
VMware Explore VMTN Sessions (vBrownBag)
VCDX Mentoring Series