VMworld Europe 2011 saw over 7,200 delegates spill through its doors at the Bella Center in Copenhagen this month.
The VMware show covered all aspects of virtualisation and the TechTarget team were on the ground to cover the conference.
Let this be your one-stop-shop for news, tips, features and blogs from VMworld Europe 2011
VMworld Europe channel news
Hyper-V cheaper than VMware installation, according to Microsoft at VMworld Europe
Microsoft used VMworld Europe in Copenhagen to publish data on its Hyper-V product being significantly cheaper than its equivalent VMware installation. The software vendor used the VMware show as an opportunity to high light price differences in licensing costs and software charges.
Channel partners in good position to exploit SMB cloud shift, with VMware technology
VMware partners are in a with a chance of making "significant money" by helping their SMB customers with their move towards the cloud Matt Piercey, VMware vice president for Northern EMEA, tells Microscope at VMworld Europe why SMBs can gain even greater benefits than enterprises.
Colt on the hunt for cloud distributors
On the lookout for distribution partners, or cloud aggregators, infrastructure provider Colt is on the scout for partners to carry its newly unveiled Enterprise Cloud. The new service is a datacentre package that was launched in the summer.
VMware encourages resellers to make the virtualisation of business software applications a priority
VMware used its summit in Copenhagen to tell partners to put virtualisation of business software applications front and centre. The vendor encouraged the move, to encourage users to migrate from a basic virtualised environment to true cloud infrastructure.
VMworld Europe cloud news and features
VMware takes on CIO management and IT operations issues with new cloud suite release
The recent VMware show, in Copenhagen, was used as a springboard to reveal new versions of the vendor's vSphere 5.0 management suite. VMware claims the new suite will add businesses in managing their virtual data centres.
Pharmaceuticals CTO claims regulators don't understand what the cloud is about
The CTO at Charles River Labs has said he would like to be put in a position where the company would IT in the cloud. Speirs has been a VMware customer for three years and shared his experiences during a panel session at VMworld Europe.
VMworld Europe services, features and licensing updates
VMware's licensing fees and management tools defended by Maritz
VMware licensing is put under the spotlight again, as the vendor's CEO defends its pricing. VMworld Europe saw Microsoft publish data showing how its Hyper-V is cheaper than VMware's hypervisor setup.
Kaiser Permanente re-engineers IT service delivery to support helpdesk
Electronic patient record supplier, Kaiser Permanente, has split is service into high availability and performance. The move is aimed at streamlining helpdesk support in addition to maintaining critical medical systems.
VMware's licensing to change to a consumption model
A Q&A session with Paul Maritz at VMworld Europe saw the CEO comment on the recent, unpopular change to the vendor's licensing.
Users still shun ESXi for ESX
What did Paul Maritz share in his VMworld Europe keynote?
Find out what Paul Maritz said in his closing keynote at VMware's show in Copenhagen recently.
Case studies from VMworld Europe
Trend Micro Deep Security for VDI deployed at Thomson Reuters
Thomson Reuters decided to tell VMworld Europe that it was using Trend Micro's Deep Security product as part of its VDI strategy. Speaking at in Copenhagen at the VMware show, Thomson Reuter's virtualisation architect, Andrew Haschka, said the firm previously used Trend Micro's Office product for a small-scale deployment.
Oxford University shares demo of its VMware-based database
During VMworld Europe Oxford University gave a demo of its VMware-based database as a shared service. Find out what Oxford University's IT manager explained during a panel session at the VMware show.
vCenter unblocks storage bottleneck at Tui
Christian Rudolph, infrastructure architect at Tui Infotec tells of his work with Tui and vCenter. During a presentation at VMworld Europe Rudolph showed how the VMware software supplements information from Tui's additional systems and management tools.
VMware Capital Markets Community cloud is switch on at the NYSE
Ken Barnes, NYSE Technologies senior vice president, tells VMworld Europe how it's the company's goal "to marry infrastructure and services and a private network solution to help customers increase revenue."
Best of VMworld Europe 2011 User Awards winners announced
Find out who won the Best of VMworld Europe 2011 user awards and how they made several cost savings through innovative uses of IT.
Best of VMworld Europe 2011: Take a look at the winners
View the pictures from the Best of VMworld Europe User Awards 2011 at VMware's show and find out which technologies saved the winners significant amounts of money.
Blogs from VMworld Europe
VMware Horizon Mobile Service arrives, but not without concerns
Users at VMworld Europe 2011 found out that VMware's Horizon Mobile Service will soon be available to access on Verizon smartphones. However, the announcement has come with some concerns about 'bring-your-own-device' issues.
Storage hole in VMware's cloud vision
Cloud was a big theme at VMworld Europe, but no plans have yet to be revealed for a cloud storage strategy.
Neverfail and VMware's pilot fish
Read how Neverfail developed a range of tools to compliment VMware.
Backup is stretched in a virtual world, says Acronis
Find out why Acronis believes the backup game is stretch in virtual world.
News and analysis from VMware's show in The Virtualization Room
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All the coverage from VMworld US 2011
In addition to covering all the news from VMworld Europe 2011, the TechTarget team were also at VMworld 2011 in Las Vegas. Find out what announcements were made at the US show with these features, news, tips, podcasts, videos, blogs and more.