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VMware vSphere 5 is Really Impressive Technically

BVA really likes vShere and have a lot of confidence in the product and offering.  On July 12 VMware launched vSphere 5, a cloud computing infrastructure suite that essentially is a one-stop virtualization shop. An all in one really, which is very impressive.  vSphere 5, whose predecessor vSphere 4 came out about a year ago, is the largest integrated software product ever launched by VMware, adding four completely new modules—(vCloud Director, vShield 5.0, vCenter SRM 5.0 and vSphere Storage Appliance (optional).  VMware also announced that it has made available an iPad version of the management interface in the Apple App Store. Here are 10 of the most important points made at the July 12 VMware announcement event in San Francisco.

  • Cloud Infrastructure Suite
  • Virtualize Critical Business Applications
  • Path to 100% Virtualization
  • Simple Self Service
  • Major Upgrade for the Infrastructure Suite
  • Simplifying Adoption to vSphere
  • IT Transformation Journey
  • Hybrid Cloud Models
  • vCloud Director
  • vShere 5