A Word from Alister Dias (VP & MD of VMware ANZ)

A Word from Alister Dias

Vice-President & Managing Director of VMware ANZ


It is just under a week to go now until Sydney’s Annual digital enterprise event, vFORUM 2016 kicks off. This year’s event will be my first as Vice President and Managing Director for VMware Australia and New Zealand and I’m excited to be sharing this experience with you, alongside our CEO and President, Pat Gelsinger!

We’ve already reached more than 4,000 registrations to-date, and counting.

The theme of this year’s event be_TOMORROW, captures the endless possibilities of digital transformation and ongoing drive for innovative technology solutions that can be implemented anytime, anywhere.

To showcase our commitment to empowering the digital enterprise vFORUM will host training sessions, workshops and put you in touch with the brightest IT minds at the Royal Hall of Industries in Moore Park Sydney over two days – 9th and 10th November.

The TECHDAY on the 9th November will showcase the freedom and flexibility the enterprise needs and how to succeed in tomorrow’s world with IT. The day will be filled with hands-on workshops designed especially for IT managers to dive deep into the latest in technology and empower you to take IT to the next level. There will be a number of tracks to choose from covering Cross-Cloud Architecture and Cloud Management, the Digital Workspace, Network and Security Virtualization and Innovation.

Our main event – vFORUM will address competitive advantage in the multi-cloud era and showcase customer experience. Throughout the day you will connect with customers, partners and peers on IT imperatives from securing the anywhere workplace to accelerating your digital transformation journey.

If you haven’t yet registered your interest in attending vFORUM 2016, it’s not too late. Please visit the vFORUM ANZ website for the latest details on how to register.

As we count down towards vFORUM 2016, join the conversation online via Twitter with the hashtag #vForumAU. You can also find lots of useful information here on our dedicated VMware ANZ Newsroom where you will be able to access materials and receive ongoing updates.

I look forward to seeing you there!

By Alister Dias, Vice President & Managing Director, VMware ANZ