VMware expects 14,000 attendees at its annual user conference in Las Vegas this week, including workers from more than 200 trade-show exhibitors. That's a 30 percent increase over last year's attendance -- clear evidence of VMware's influence. But VMworld 2008 will also be the focal point for the gathering storm of competition that the virtualisation market leader faces.
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Following all the hype surrounding Citrix's US$500 million acquisition of virtualisation software vendor XenSource late last year, the local operations is now fully equipped to service and support local buyers.
Citrix has introduced free or discounted training options to get partners up to speed on its products more quickly.