Notes from VMWorld 2014: Shifting the Focus to Development and Test

By Seth Payne    |    August 27, 2014    |    Development and Testing, IT Operations

​A consistent theme here at VMworld 2014 has been development and testing. Specifically, how IT operations can deliver the development, test, continuous integration, staging, and ultimately production environments that software development...


NetworkWorld Hot Product: Skytap Virtual Private PaaS with Cloud Foundry v2

By Julie Riedel    |    August 29, 2013    |    Development and Testing, Product Development, IT Operations

​This week during VMworld we saw the best and brightest in virtualization and cloud computing descend on the city of San Francisco. It was a mix of IT technical professionals...


A Look at the Expert Predictions for VMworld 2013

By Julie Riedel    |    August 08, 2013    |    Development and Testing, Product Development, IT Operations

It’s never too early to start planning for VMworld. The Skytap team is always excited to attend an event where so many great companies are emerging with great products....


Skytap Leadership at Upcoming Industry Events

By Julie Riedel    |    August 06, 2013    |    Software Demos, Virtual Training, Development and Testing, IT Operations

In the coming months, Skytap leadership will be attending a number of industry events, including Agile 2013, VMworld, Camp IT, and STARWEST. The Skytap team will be providing live demonstrations of...


May VMware’s Lab Manager Rest in Peace

By David Davis    |    October 31, 2012    |    Development and Testing, IT Operations

In honor of the season, we thought we'd launch the first in a four-part series on the topic of Lab Manager replacement. We've invited guest blogger and VMware expert, David...


Skytap Named Best of VMworld Award Winner for Third Consecutive Year

By Julie Riedel    |    September 12, 2012    |    Development and Testing, Product Development

​If you were tuned in to VMworld, you may have already heard that Skytap was selected by TechTarget's SearchServerVirtualization as a "Best of VMworld 2012" award finalist in the public and...


VMworld: The Wrap-up

By Julie Riedel    |    August 31, 2012    |   

VMworld wrapped up yesterday, August 30, with a final day of hands-on labs and breakout sessions. Over the course of five days, some 20,000 attendees took advantage of the opportunity for education,...


TechTarget SearchServerVitualization Names Skytap Finalist in Public/Hybrid Cloud Computing

By Julie Riedel    |    August 28, 2012    |    Product Development

​Today, our team at VMworld received the finalist award in the Public/Hybrid Cloud Computing Technologies category. The “Best of VMworld 2012” Awards are sponsored by TechTarget SearchServer Vitualization. SearchServerVirtualization.com™...


Skytap ESXi Multi-Machine Templates a Hot Product at VMworld

By Julie Riedel    |    August 28, 2012    |    Product Development

​NetworkWorld has named Skytap ESXi Multi-Machine Templates a hot product at VMworld. Announced on August 22, our ESXi Multi-Machine Templates enable users to spin up a virtual machine in Skytap Cloud...


Announcements, Interviews, and Tchotchkes at VMworld 2012

By Julie Riedel    |    August 28, 2012    |   

VMworld 2012 ramped up Sunday afternoon with registration, then the Hands-on Labs (HOL) got underway. As attendees landed in San Francisco throughout the day, the conversations turned to the excellent weather,...