Amid Dell's Acquisition Of EMC, VMworld Stands Out As A Storage Destination
The acquisition of VMware's parent company EMC by Dell did little to dampen the enthusiasm at the VMworld 2016 conference. Indeed, the acquisition, which closed during the conference, went far to show how VMware will continue to thrive in the storage world despite its ownership passing from one vendor to another.
A who's who of storage vendors -- including partners and rivals of VMware and its new parent company, Dell -- came to VMworld 2016 to demonstrate their latest hardware and software technologies.
CRN was also busy during VMworld, and found at least 28 new storage hardware and software offerings that were either showed for the first time during the event or were introduced within the last six months.
Here's a roundup of the new storage offerings from VMworld 2016.