'The characteristics, the pillars of Project Monterey of offloading the operating system, the data center operating system, onto the SmartNIC, isolating the applications from the control plane and the data plane, and accelerating the data processing and the security processing to line speed is going to make the data center so much more powerful, so much more performant, ' Huang said.
Gelsinger kicked-off the virtual conference acknowledging that 2020 has been a challenging year for the world at large.
Here are the five boldest and most important statements from Gelsinger's keynote address at VMworld today. VMware's cloud, app modernization, networking, security and digital workspace platforms form a flexible, consistent digital foundation on which to build, run, manage, connect and protect applications, anywhere.
"As VMware paves the way for the multi-cloud future, automated cross-cloud orchestration and configuration management will be an integral part of multi-cloud's strategic advantage", said Chenn. Pure is a VMware Design Partner for the Cloud Native Storage and vSphere Virtual Volumes programs, providing persistent storage that enables true hybrid cloud mobility for containers running on VMware.
Re-imagining Network Security: VMware will deliver unmatched levels of firewall performance and programmable intelligence to the Virtual Cloud Network by enabling VMware NSX to run on leading SmartNICs.
The AVS will support back-up solutions from Commvault, Veeam and Veritas, as the vendor also forges closer ties with disaster recovery providers Jetstream and Zerto. "By providing automated data services to applications in virtual machines and containers, Pure helps customers gain a Modern Data Experience with their VMware hybrid clouds".
The new VMware Cloud Web Security service will integrate Menlo Security's best-in-class secure web gateway (SWG), cloud access service broker (CASB), data loss prevention, sandbox, and remote browser isolation capabilities natively into the VMware SASE solution.
Expect VMware Cloud Web Security availability in the first quarter of the company's 2022 fiscal year, which begins January 30, 2021.
VMware is also announcing a partnership with GitLab, the DevOps platform delivered as a single application. This will complement the firewall capabilities of the existing VMware SD-WAN platform.
VMware expanded Tanzu portfolio support across VMware Cloud on AWS, Azure VMware Solution and Oracle Cloud VMware Solution.
Delivering managed services for VMware Tanzu provides a cohesive and nimble platform to support customers' ongoing digital transformations.
During his keynote, the chief exec also touched up on the partnership with chip maker Nvidia which was announced at the event. VMware and GitLab are both committed to uniting application developers and operations teams around the shared goal of fast and more secure release cycles. "We look forward to delivering NVMoF solutions to market that will reset the bar on performance for modern applications".