Intel and VMware Partnership

Intel and VMware are enabling next-generation datacenter to cloud capabilities with the broadest portfolio of trusted software and enterprise hardware solutions; enabling businesses to move faster, innovate more, and operate efficiently.

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PhoenixNAP* Delivers Scalability to Metadata Searching

Data centers and the rising numbers of connected devices generate a huge amount of metadata. Learn how phoenixNAP*, with VMware and Vizion.AI leveraged Intel® Optane™ persistent memory to enable their customer to analyze metadata without needing to validate the data sovereignty of a new provider.

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SQL Server HCI for Dummies

When you deploy SQL Server on hyperconverged infrastructure (HCI), you propel your data center into a new era where compute, storage, and storage networking are delivered and managed on a unified, highly efficient infrastructure – one that helps you cut costs, increase agility, and improve application performance. Understand the benefits and learn how to get started.

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Telefónica Meets Top-Tier SLAs

To meet customer service level agreements (SLAs) for mission-critical applications, Telefónica implemented an optimized HCI Solution, using a high-throughput and low latency virtual data center solution using VMware vSAN* architecture powered by Intel® Xeon® Scalable processors and Intel® Optane™ SSDs.

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VMware Odyssey Labs Sponsored by Intel

VMware Odyssey is a new approach to evaluating VMware products. How? We have added gamification elements to the labs you know and love. VMware Odyssey includes short tasks that challenge your knowledge and expertise across the VMware portfolio.

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Intel® Select Solutions for VMware Horizon* VDI

Accelerate infrastructure transformation with virtual-desktop-optimized configurations verified for 2nd Generation Intel® Xeon® Scalable processors.

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Intel® Select Solutions for VMware vSAN v2

Built on 2nd Generation Intel® Xeon® Scalable processors, this scalable, hyperconverged solution is pre-configured and performance optimized, and offers higher capacity memory for the most demanding applications and workloads.

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Hybrid Cloud Analytics Solution (HCAS)

Use the Hybrid Cloud Data Analytics Solutions – based on VMWare Cloud Foundation 3.9 and optimized for Intel® architecture – to operationalize data analytics and AI.

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VMware Hands-on Labs

Test drive VMware products built on Intel® Xeon® Scalable processors in minutes. Hands-on Labs allow you to elevate the features and functionality of VMware products with no installation required.

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Hybrid & Multi-Cloud

VMware Hybrid Cloud with AWS

VMware and Intel are working together to provide the right tools to enable you to design a hybrid cloud that works for you, now available on AWS. With this solution, you can accelerate workload deployment, simplify management, and boost your enterprise competitive edge.

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VMware HCI with Intel® Optane™ VDI: Principled Technologies Report

Virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) allows remote and mobile workers to access the tools they need, when and where they need them, while sensitive data stays safe. But if increasing user demands tax the underlying hardware, desktop responsiveness can slow, causing frustrating delays. This benchmark report details configurations that support up to 87% more virtual desktop users for compelling ROI with robust performance.

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Virtual Cloud Networks

Intel and VMware Extend Virtualization to Radio Access Network for 5G

Intel and VMware Inc. announced a collaboration on an integrated software platform for virtualized radio access networks (RAN) to accelerate the rollout of both existing LTE and future 5G networks.

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Achieving Networking Modernization for the Decade Ahead

VMware and Intel have worked together to deliver network virtualization capabilities that leverage software and hardware innovation to provide a wide range of business and operational benefits to enterprises that need their networks to be every bit as agile, flexible, secure, and elastically scalable as their other infrastructure supporting the business resiliency, availability and performance of increasingly valuable applications and workloads.

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VMware NSX Advanced Load Balancer Benchmark Report

Moving from appliance-based load balancers to software-defined VMware NSX Advanced Load Balancers could enable your organization to modernize load-balancing services with efficient use of standard computing infrastructure and reduce overprovisioning.

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Webinars

VMware VMUG Webinar Series

IT teams had their hands full with digital transformation and modernization initiatives before the world suddenly came to a halt with a pandemic. Enterprises had to quickly pivot overnight to build and strengthen online businesses, shift customer engagement models, empower a remote workforce, and protect their assets as cyberattacks surge. From cloud, data centers to edge, enterprises are rethinking their networking and security strategies, priorities, technologies, and investment decisions to be better prepared for the unexpected.

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Cloud-Scale Engineering and the Power of Distributed Systems

Gone are the days where silo’d IT organizations build individualized components of an enterprise data center environment. The future of the data center hinges on a convergence people, process and tooling across compute, storage, network and security. This talk covers how vSphere, vSAN, and NSX leverage the Intel platform and all of its enhancements, making the modern data center easier to design, deploy and manage.

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Multi-Cloud Load Balancing and Application Services

Learn how the VMware NSX Advanced Load Balancer (formerly Avi Networks) takes advantage of Intel® Architecture Servers to deliver a software-defined platform for application services such as global and local load balancing, web application firewall, application analytics, DNS, and IPAM. Learn how you can upgrade your load balancers to simplify operations with central management across hybrid environments, do away with TCP dumps to troubleshoot application performance issues, deliver cloud-native applications and much more.

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Optimizing Networking Edge for SD-WAN

VMware SD-WAN by VeloCloud delivers rich and consistent user experience for Enterprise SaaS and legacy Applications delivered over wired, wireless, or best effort internet infrastructure. By combining application, network, and threat intelligence, the VMware SD-WAN solution secures and delivers optimal performance based on link conditions, business policies and application recognition. Whether it is bandwidth constraint, latency issues, SLA violations or stranded connectivity resources, VMware SD-WAN by VeloCloud optimizes access from branch/edge to any applications on any cloud.

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Deliver Modern Applications with an Elastic Load-Balancing Fabric Powered by Intel® Xeon® Scalable Processors

Traditionally hyper-scale applications have been deployed on ultra-high-end, specialized hardware, which is statically provisioned. These legacy appliances are not built for the cloud era – rigid to scale, hard to manage and expensive to operate. With Intel’s high-performance CPUs and VMware NSX Advanced Load Balancer (formerly Avi Networks), you can easily deploy and manage capacity for modern applications with an intelligent, elastic load-balancing fabric.

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Intel® Products and Solutions


Intel offers a wide range of products, technologies, resources, and solutions to optimize cloud computing performance.

Intel® Xeon® Scalable Processors

Support your hybrid cloud infrastructure and your most demanding applications.

Intel® Ethernet Technology

Accelerate high-priority applications, packet processing, and latency-sensitive workloads.

Intel® Optane™ Persistent Memory

Drive a big memory breakthrough for your biggest data challenges.

Intel® Optane™ DC SSD Series

Allow for more efficient storage, access, and transfer of data.