What VMworld 2017 Says About VMware's Future
September 08, 2017 / Trevor Pott
After a year of mixed announcements, it's worth taking a moment to analyze VMware. The brief pause between VMworld U.S. and VMworld Europe feels like a great place for such introspection, if for no other reason than that it orders our thoughts for questions to ask at VMworld Europe. So just what exactly is VMware up to? VMware has come a long way in just a few years. VMworlds 2015 and 2016 were disappointments, as was the lack of any concrete progress towards something resembling a functional vision of the future. Competitors were stealing marches on VMware left and right, and things were looking a little grim.