VMware, CENIC Collaborate to Support Research and Education in California

CENIC, a California nonprofit organization, is united in its mission to advance education and research statewide by providing the world-class network essential for innovation, collaboration and economic growth. Today, VMware announced a collaboration with CENIC to that will streamline the purchase of VMware technologies by CENIC’s members. The collaboration extends VMware’s industry-leading virtualization and cloud solutions for education to CENIC’s 10,000 member institutions statewide. Universities, schools, libraries and other cultural, scientific and arts organizations can now purchase VMware’s products that simplify complex IT environments for end users, accelerate digital transformation and positively impact student learning at favorable terms and prices. Tim Merrigan, VMware’s vice president of state and local government and education, said, “More institutions at all levels of education are looking to cloud and virtual infrastructure to mobilize the learning environment and eliminate barriers to student learning. We see this contract with CENIC as a way to efficiently accelerate that digital transformation.”

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VMware, CENIC Collaborate to Support Research and Education in California