Elite Sponsors

Thank You to our Elite Sponsors!

Our Elite Sponsors are the subject matter experts within their categories. Elite Sponsors get year-round, premier access to VMUG members through various event types and marketing outlets.


Elite Sponsors

EUC Elite VMUG Partner

On the Road to a Self Driven EUC Operations. ControlUp was designed to help ITOps teams operate their environment in an optimal way.

With ControlUp, system administrators can ascend from day-to-day firefighting to strategically managing and rapidly troubleshooting their VMware Horizon environment:

  • Real-time actionable dashboard to pinpoint and proactively fix problems
  • Rich Analytics to check the health of virtual environment
  • Powerful Automations to optimize VDI User experience
Storage Elite VMUG Partner

To capitalize on today’s digital trends, companies must be able to store, analyze and protect massive amounts of data while also turning that data into actionable insights. Dell EMC offers the broadest portfolio of enterprise solutions and world-class services that unlock the value of your data, increase efficiency and improve customer experiences.

VMware is the leader in virtualization and presents the most comprehensive and mature hybrid cloud software stack to help IT organizations achieve the next level in agility and efficiency of operations. Dell EMC is focused on creating the best platform for VMware - which depends on effective use of the underlying hardware deliver on that promise.  By tightly integrating hardware and VMware software Dell EMC delivers rapid start-up and streamlined ongoing operations across the solution lifecycle.

"Dell EMC and VMUG have been working together for several years, we value the opinion of the VMUG community members, which helps us drive change into our Solutions and Offerings. The custom support and visibility we receive via the Elite partnership fosters a growing relationship within this community. " 
#trending Elite VMUG Partner

Maximize security, resilience and control of your cloud data with Enterprise Services for Multi-Cloud and VMware Cloud on AWS.

Faction has a bench of certified VMware experts with over 12 years of expertise and as a certified Premier VMware Cloud Provider, we offer a cloud attached durable and persistent storage platform.  Faction has the only integrated, cloud attached storage for VMware Cloud on AWS and connects a scalable, low-latency, high throughput storage platform to your environment.  

"The opportunity to engage in new ways with the VMUG Community is exciting for Faction.  With this partnership, we'll be looking to provide experiences for members that focus on education, collaboration and providing as much value as we can from our experience as a VMware expert and dedicated VMware Cloud on AWS partner." 
Cloud Elite VMUG Partner

IBM Cloud for VMware Solutions provides seamless migration and modernization of VMware workloads in the cloud.

IBM has been managing, designing and deploying VMware infrastructure for close to 15 years at global scale.  In addition, IBM and VMware announced a strategic partnership three years ago to accelerate hybrid cloud adoption to clients around the world.

The VMUG Elite partnership provides a valuable opportunity to engage with existing VMware users and allows for an open discussion on how IBM Cloud can help attendees with their journey to hybrid cloud."
HCI Elite VMUG Partner

NetApp is focused on the tools needed to build a modern cloud that will deliver operational efficiencies built upon enterprise grade, performant, scalable technologies. NetApp provides the resources to build a private cloud with hybrid cloud capabilities and cloud native tools that facilitate heterogeneity. We’re combining the best of our experience in traditional enterprise IT with newer, forward-looking technologies that enable clouds to be built on-premises in an “open” way, without locking you in to any single vendor ecosystem.  

NetApp has a long standing partnership with VMware and is recently focused on delivering Hybrid Multi-Cloud and VDI with a Data Fabric. NetApp is delivering VMware Private Cloud via NetApp HCI and ONTAP solutions best articulated with the recent VMware Validated Design.

NetApp has been an active VMUG community member at the highest levels to engage in technology and solutions dialogue. Our objective with VMUG attendees and members is to foster ideas and advancement of capabilities towards VMware’s technology portfolio.
Backup & Recovery Elite VMUG Partner

Veeam and VMware help organizations protect virtualized workloads and achieve availability objectives through innovation and digital transformation, ensuring data and applications are available and accessible anywhere, anytime, from any device. Veeam and VMware are long-time strategic partners, bringing the power of 24/7/365 availability to virtualized environments.

Together, Veeam and VMware protect virtualized workloads wherever they reside—saving organizations time and money while reducing risk, unlocking value for your business and enabling enterprises to achieve 24/7/365 availability.  Optimized for SDDC technologies, Veeam allows you to leverage your existing investments in VMware so you take advantage of modern hyperconverged and public cloud solutions.

"The VMUG community is a spirited international group focused on sharing knowledge and wisdom amongst its members and Veeam is a proud supporter of communities, groups, and events throughout the world."

userquote1.pngqoutecircle.png“At VMUG UserCons, we get the unbridled capability to interact with a number of different people across different operational roles within different organizations.”— Dell EMC