VMworld Announcements - Technical OverviewAt VMworld in August several key announcements were made covering many areas of the VMware product portfolio. We will be presenting a technical overview of some of these key announcements as listed below.
Advanced vSphere Backup Tips, Automation and Practices by VeeamOne of the most important things about a vSphere environment today is having data and systems available in the event of any situation. In this VMUG session, hear from a Senior Veeam Technologist who will outline advanced tips for backup, recovery and testing of vSphere environments. Leveraging scripts, advanced vSphere constructs and VMware Cloud on AWS will be covered in this session. Takeaways: - Tips for backup design of vSphere environments - Tips for leveraging scripts in vSphere and Veeam environments - Tips for leveraging VMware Cloud on AWS for backup, DR and migration.AUTOMATING ADVANCED SECURITY FOR SOFTWARE-DEFINED DATACENTERSVMware NSX native security capabilities, automation and extensibility framework are leveraged by Check Point to dynamically insert, deploy and orchestrate advanced security services inside the Software-Defined Data Center. Network isolation and segmentation inherent to the NSX platform enable feasible micro-segmentation, allowing the SDDC to deliver a fundamentally more secure approach to data security. Policy is enforced at the virtual interface, and security policies follow workloads.The integration of Check Point CloudGuard with NSX brings consistent policy management and enforcement of advanced security protections automatically deployed and dynamically orchestrated into software-defined data center environments. CloudGuard provides industry-leading threat prevention security to keep data centers protected from even the most sophisticated threats. Fully integrated multi-layered security protections include: