VMware vSphere release date

<UPDATE> As of today, May 21, vSphere 4 can be downloaded off the VMware website. A 60-day evaluation license is available for those that do not have a support and maintenance contract.

See https://up2v.wordpress.com/2009/05/21/vsphere-4-available-for-download/


Press Release of VMware vSphere 4 release here https://up2v.wordpress.com/2009/04/21/vmware-unveils-vsphere/

VMware announced it will unveil it’s next generation virtualization platform at April 21. VMware vSphere will offer a lot of new features, cloud computing being the most prompoted one.

Just some highlights of what VMware is launching.

  • Saves enough energy to power Denmark for 10 days
  • Frees up enough storage to host 50 times the current volume of photos on Facebook
  • Offers 4 times more memory per virtual machine
  • Handles 8,900 transactions per second in a virtual machine
  • Handles 3 times eBay’s daily traffic on a single server
  • Supports 4 times more operating systems than the competition

Be the first to hear about this new release by registering for the live webcast at


More info on vSphere can be found in this posting https://up2v.wordpress.com/2009/04/15/vsphere-news/


About Marcel van den Berg
I am a technical consultant with a strong focus on server virtualization, desktop virtualization, cloud computing and business continuity/disaster recovery.

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