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Announcing Open Hardware Management Services (OHMS)

Enabling Innovation in the SDDC Journey Today we are announcing the open sourcing of an important pillar in the software defined data center (SDDC) story – Open Hardware Management Services (OHMS) available at  Intended to manage both server and switch hardware in the context of SDDC, the software is the result of over 18 […]

VMware and the Internet of Things: Liota

This is my second CTO blog on VMware and the Internet of Things (‘IoT’). I’ll begin by covering our overall IoT strategy, beginning with the Little IoT Agent (‘Liota’). I’ll briefly review my first blog, Motivating the Three-Tier Architecture. Many believe that a three-tier architecture will dominate the emerging IoT infrastructure: sensors and actuators (let’s […]

RSA 2012 – towards a new security architecture

The annual RSA conference kicks off today, and our team at VMware is fired up about ongoing developments in the security space. To provide some perspective on VMware’s approach, our CTO Steve Herrod is keynoting today at the Cloud Security Alliance summit. I’d like to give you a glimpse of the commentary he has planned. […]