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VMware Unveils VMworld 2018; Conference to Deliver Technology Innovation and Networking Opportunities to the Industry

PALO ALTO, Calif., July 25, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- VMware, Inc. (NYSE:VMW), a leading innovator in enterprise software, today announced that the 15th annual VMworld® 2018 U.S. will be held Aug. 26-30 in Las Vegas at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center. Later this year, the 11th annual VMworld 2018 Europe will return to Fira Barcelona Gran Via Nov. 5-8 in Barcelona.

With the theme of “Possible Begins with You,” VMworld 2018 attendees, comprised of IT technical professionals and business decision makers, ecosystem partners and industry leaders can find the knowledge, peer network, conversations and technologies they need to enable the digital foundation that powers the apps, services and experiences that are transforming the world. From workplace modernization to leveraging the benefits of a multi-cloud world, attendees will experience firsthand the trends shaping digital business.

The five-day event features General Session Keynotes by industry leaders and hundreds of user-driven panels, certification trainings and labs on industry topics. Topics covered include Data Center and Cloud, Networking and Security, Digital Workspace, Leading Digital Transformation, and Next-Gen Trends including the Internet of Things, Network Functions Virtualization and DevOps.

“This year we expect to welcome over 35,000 attendees globally at VMworld 2018 US and VMworld 2018 Europe to learn how organizations are envisioning and creating the digital future,” said Robin Matlock, senior vice president and chief marketing officer, VMware. “VMworld is a leading industry forum for global technology, and we are thrilled to be the point of connection, conversation and co-creation for what’s next.”

At VMworld 2018, attendees will be able to:

  • Discover new and emerging product breakthroughs, best practices, and case studies
  • Meet face-to-face with subject matter experts who bring new perspectives to pain points and opportunities in today’s market
  • Engage with VMware's partner ecosystem, industry leaders, and other IT executives – a "who's who" in digital business
  • Gain direct experience in expert-guided Hands-on Labs and VMware Certification opportunities

VMworld 2018 Registration
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About VMworld 2018 U.S.
VMworld 2018 U.S. is the industry's largest virtualization and cloud computing event. With more than 650 unique breakout sessions and labs, and more than 230 sponsors and exhibitors expected, attendees will have unparalleled access to the knowledge and tools they need to master the new cloud landscape and transform their business. To learn more about VMworld, please visit:

About VMware
VMware software powers the world’s most complex digital infrastructure. The company’s compute, cloud, mobility, networking and security offerings provide a dynamic and efficient digital foundation to over 500,000 customers globally, aided by an ecosystem of 75,000 partners. Headquartered in Palo Alto, California, this year VMware celebrates twenty years of breakthrough innovation benefiting business and society. For more information please visit

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