VMware Announces Keynote Speakers for VMworld(R) 2014 in San Francisco, the
Leading Virtualization and Cloud Infrastructure
VMware to Host Financial Analyst Day; Keynotes and Executive
Roundtable to Discuss How Businesses Are Leveraging Software to
Stimulate Innovation and Create Differentiation
PALO ALTO, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 08/13/14 -- VMware, Inc. (NYSE:
VMW), the global leader in virtualization and cloud infrastructure,
today unveiled the speaker lineup and sponsorship list for VMworld(R)
2014 U.S., the leading virtualization and cloud infrastructure event
of the year.
Highlighting the conference theme of "No Limits," VMworld 2014 U.S.
-- which kicks off on Aug. 24 -- will feature more than 350 unique
breakout sessions from VMware and its community of partners and
customers on innovative tools and technologies that can redefine IT
with software. With more than 23,000 expected attendees, this year's
conference is supported by 250+ sponsors and exhibitors, including
Global Diamond Sponsors Cisco, Dell, EMC, HP and NetApp.
VMware executives will lead two general session presentations during
-- On Monday, Aug. 25, 2014 at 9 a.m. PDT, the event will kick off with a
keynote presentation featuring VMware CEO Pat Gelsinger. Gelsinger
will discuss strategies for competing and winning in today's dynamic
business environment -- as old, rigid structures melt away and
increasingly liquid businesses use technology in new and innovative
ways to gain competitive advantage. The keynote presentation will
include key announcements, discussions and demonstrations of VMware's
software-defined approach and the combined power of its solution
portfolio. The keynote webcast will be available live and on-demand at
VMware Now, the online destination for breaking news, product
announcements, videos and demos: http://vmware.com/go/now.
-- On Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, starting at 9 a.m. PDT, VMware CTO Ben
Fathi and a group of senior execs from various VMware business units
will showcase the latest end-user computing, software-defined data
center and hybrid cloud software solutions that are already making IT
more capable, more accessible, more reliable -- and delivering real
results for VMware customers. The keynote webcast will be available at
VMware Now: http://vmware.com/go/now.
Financial Analyst Day
VMware will host its Financial Analyst Day on
Monday, Aug. 25. This will be an informative and in-depth program for
the investment community with presentations about company strategy
and product direction. This event will be available live via webcast
Destination Give Back
New at VMworld 2014, the VMware Foundation
will invite attendees to have some fun and give back with
"Destination Give Back," located in the Hang Space in Hall E,
Moscone. Attendees will be able to learn more about causes selected
by VMware employees and test their ingenuity to make giving take
flight with the VMware Foundation.
VMworld Europe 2014 will take place in Barcelona, Spain Oct. 15 to
17, 2014. For more information and registration, please visit:
VMworld 2014 Online Resources
For a list of VMworld 2014 U.S.
exhibitors and sponsors, please visit:
The VMworld 2014 U.S. agenda is available at:
To register to attend VMworld 2014, please visit: www.vmworld.com
VMware is the leader in virtualization and cloud
infrastructure solutions that enable businesses to thrive in the
Cloud Era. Customers rely on VMware to help them transform the way
they build, deliver and consume Information Technology resources in a
manner that is evolutionary and based on their specific needs. With
2013 revenues of $5.21 billion, VMware has more than 500,000
customers and 75,000 partners. The company is headquartered in
Silicon Valley with offices throughout the world and can be found
online at www.vmware.com.
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