Newsletter April 2016


Hello World!

VMware {code} is a platform for enterprise developers to collaborate on solutions and accelerate application development. We want to connect enterprise developers to VMware fortune 1000 customers to take advantage of the latest microservices, cloud native applications, and agile development methodology. Our program elements are designed to facilitate those conversations and highlight the VMware point of view along the way.


Website Launch
We are pleased to announce the launch of our brand new website. After two months of hard work and dedication, we are delighted to have officially launched on April 7, 2014. The new site launch is now available, and the URL is

We plan to work with the VMware {code} community to highlight content you create. Let us know if you want your content shared on by contacting us.

If you are in the Bay Area on May 12th, you are invited to our first OpenStack Meetup. Trevor Jr Roberts, Senior Technical Marketing Manager for OpenStack at VMware and the lead author of the VMware Press Title, “DevOps for VMware Administrators”. Here is all the info (, let us know that you plan to attend.


Introducing vSphere Integrated Containers Open Source Software
At VMworld 2015 we showcased vSphere Integrated Containers (based on the Project Bonneville code), providing a docker daemon endpoint into a vSphere cluster. Since then, the team has been actively working on redesigning the architecture and implementation to deliver best this product to our customers. Read More

Introducing the Photon Platform BOSH CPI
We recently released v0.8 of Photon Controller — a distributed, high-scale platform purposefully-built for cloud-native applications. I encourage you to read more about the v0.8 release and the tremendous engineering effort behind it.
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Announcing Photon Controller v0.8
We’re releasing Photon Controller v0.8 today — a major release with significant improvements. Want to get started right away? Check out the wiki on GitHub.

VMware vRealize™ Code Stream™ v2.0 is now GA – What’s New?
We are excited to announce that vRealize Code Stream v2.0 is now GA and available for download. Read More

Eventually, to do a developer strategy, your execs have to take a leap of faith
I’ve talked with an old colleague about pitching a developer-based strategy recently. They’re trying to convince their management chain to pay attention to developers to move their infrastructure sales. There’s a huge amount of “proof” arguments you can make to do this, but my experience in these kinds of projects has taught me that, eventually, the executive in charge just has to take a leap of faith. Read More


VMware {code} is an excellent way to reach other elite enterprise developers. You can join our Speaker Bureau and let us promote you and your projects to Fortune 1000 companies. The {code} store is our marketplace to promote you or your organization’s projects and applications to VMware customers and partners. We are always looking for great enterprise developer content to feature on Get in touch with us: