Michael Otey


Michael Otey, senior contributing editor for Windows IT Pro and SQL Server Pro, is president of TECA, a software-development and consulting company in Portland, Oregon. Michael has covered the topic of virtualization extensively for Windows IT Pro, having written several features articles showing how to take advantage of virtualization in the enterprise as well as reviewing all of the major virtualization products. He also previously served as technical director for Windows IT Pro and SQL Server Pro. Email him at mikeo@teca.com
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VMworld 2017 Europe Briefing: VMware Enhances Multiple Cloud Management in VRealize Suite 2017
VMware’s updated vRealize Suite provides enhancements to extend their virtualization management capabilities from on-premise across multiple clouds providing intelligent operations, better automation and support for DevOps-ready IT.
VMworld 2017 Executive Briefing: VMware Evolves Workspace ONE Unified Endpoint Management

I met with Jason Roszak, Product Management for VMware to discuss the latest changes that VMware has made in their evolving support for end user management. Jason told me that the biggest change for unified endpoint management was in VMware’s new Workspace ONE platform. Jason explained “we’ve Unified Workspace ONE across all endpoints. We’ve extended the idea of a workspace from a mobile device to your laptops as well.”

Workspace ONE Enables Any Device Any Platform

VMworld 2017 Executive Briefing: VMware Modernizes Cloud Management

At this past VMworld 2017 I met with Darren Orzechowski, Senior Director Product and Technical Marketing, VMware and Pete Cruz, Group Manager, Product and Technical Marketing, VMware to talk about how VMware has been modernizing their cloud management platforms. We discussed the new VMware Cloud Services as well as the recent enhancements to the vRealize Operations, vRealize Automation and vRealize Business.

VMware Cloud Services provide modern cloud management

VMworld 2017 Day 2: Everything Else You Need to Know

The VMworld 2017 day two keynote started with an informal Q and A session with VMware CEO Pat Gelsinger and Michael Dell CEO of Dell computing. Dell mentioned that this was one of the most exciting times ever in human development and that there is an explosion in intelligent devices. He went on to say, “The digital transformation is game on.”

VMworld 2017 Day 1: Everything You Need to Know
Check out what's happening at VMworld 2017
VMworld 2016 Day Three: End User Computing
Learn about VMware's support for end user computing
VMworld 2016 Day Three: Cloud Native Applications
Find out about vSphere Integrated Containers and Photon
VMworld 2016 Day One: VMware announces VMware Cloud Foundation and Cross-Cloud Services
VMware annouces VMware Cloud Foundation and Cross-Cloud Services at VMworld 2016
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Q & A: Capturing Robocopy Error Codes in PowerShell
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Q & A: Can’t Create Storage Tiers with Windows Server 2012 R2
Fix the problem of creating storage tiers on Windows Server 2012 R2
VMware Refreshes their Cloud Management Platform
Learn about the new features in VMware's vRealize Suite 7
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