In an effort to support the development of technical skills across Africa in the areas of Virtualization and Cloud Computing, VMware (the global leader in virtualization, cloud infrastructure and digital workspace technology) will be organizing and delivering a series of intensive, hands-on technical Workshops and trainings in the next few months in various cities across Africa.

VMware’s “Virtualize Africa” will debut as a “Pilot” Program in the following two cities and locations in 2017:

  • November 30th and December 1st – Johannesburg, South Africa (Radisson Blu Hotel, Sandton)

  • December 4th and 5th – Nairobi, Kenya (Villa Rosa Kempinski Hotel Nairobi)

VMware’s “Virtualize Africa” will launch for general availability and participation in 2018. Please watch this space for announcements and updates.


Program Objectives and Goals:

The objective of these Workshops is to more effectively and efficiently enhance virtualization and cloud computing knowledge and expertise within the Africa based ICT communities, with specific specialization on the VMware vSphere, the Software Defined Datacenter platforms and Business Critical Applications virtualization methodologies.
Attending one of these Workshops will provide you a valuable opportunity to:

  • Obtain exclusive hands-on training, delivered by VMware’s own internal Subject Matter Experts
  • Enable you to become more familiar with VMware recommended best practices for virtualizing Business/Mission Critical Applications
  • Obtain exclusive access to a vast collection of valuable training opportunities and certification materials for on-going knowledge and skills improvement
  • Connect you more closely and directly with VMware’s technical, field and sales personnel
  • Consider becoming a Certified VMware Partner