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F5 Showcases Software Defined Application Services™ at VMworld 2014
|By Business Wire
|August 21, 2014 01:00 PM EDT
announced today it will be participating in a number of activities at
the upcoming VMworld
conference, taking place August 24–28 at the Moscone Center in San
Francisco. The company’s presence at the event will center on the ways
Synthesis™ architecture and agile application services
complement VMware’s vision for the software-defined
data center (SDDC). In line with customers’ aims to transform
traditional IT infrastructures into SDDCs, F5 will showcase
interoperable solutions around technologies such as End User Computing,
network virtualization, data center and cloud management, and VMware
vCloud® Air™ hybrid cloud platform (previously
VMware vCloud® Hybrid Service™) during dedicated
F5 Activities at VMworld
This year, VMware will be cohosting three of F5’s four breakout
sessions. These will illustrate the seamless integrations that are
possible when organizations deploy VMware and F5 technologies in
concert. Please note: VMworld 2014 breakout session locations will be
listed in the conference program and available onsite to attendees.
Specific sessions at VMworld include:
“VMworld provides an ideal environment to emphasize our collaboration
with VMware and demonstrate the additional value offered to mutual
customers,” said Calvin Rowland, VP of Business Development at F5.
“Tight interoperability between F5 and VMware offerings places our
solutions at the forefront of an evolving industry. The companies’
technologies promote production-ready, secure, and open L2–7 services
that accelerate application deployment, reduce operations costs, and
strengthen security for customers.”
F5 is a VMworld 2014 platinum sponsor, which is available to select
VMware partners by invitation only. F5 will also be giving demos and
conducting additional activities throughout the entire event at booth
#1621, with special focus given to these topics: End User Computing,
Defined Application Services™, VMware NSX™,
VMware vCloud Air, VMware® vCenter™ Orchestrator™,
and VMware vCloud® Automation Center™.
F5 will also be tweeting from the event via its corporate handle, @f5networks,
and engaged with the official VMworld hashtag, #VMworld.
FFIV) provides solutions for an application world. F5 helps
organizations seamlessly scale cloud, data center, and software defined
networking (SDN) deployments to successfully deliver applications to
anyone, anywhere, at any time. F5 solutions broaden the reach of IT
through an open, extensible framework and a rich partner ecosystem of
leading technology and data center orchestration vendors. This approach
lets customers pursue the infrastructure model that best fits their
needs over time. The world’s largest businesses, service providers,
government entities, and consumer brands rely on F5 to stay ahead of
cloud, security, and mobility trends. For more information, go to f5.com.
You can also follow @f5networks
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for more information about F5, its partners, and technologies.
F5, F5 Synthesis, and Software Defined Application Services are
trademarks or service marks of F5 Networks, Inc., in the U.S. and other
countries. All other product and company names herein may be trademarks
of their respective owners.
VMware, VMware NSX, vCloud Air, vCenter Orchestrator, and vCloud
Automation Center are registered trademarks or trademarks of VMware,
Inc. in the United States and other jurisdictions. The use of the word
“partner” or “partnership” does not imply a legal partnership
relationship between VMware and any other company.
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