VMUG Membership Benefits

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    Being a VMUG Member means being a part of a network of over 80,000 VMware users and partners from around the world connecting and collaborating through our user community.

    In addition to delivering the information, experiences and connections you need to be a successful VMware user, a VMUG membership delivers these exclusive benefits:

    VMUG Local Groups

    As a VMUG Member, you can join one of over 180 local groups around the world by attending a local meeting and connecting with your fellow local members in the forum by asking and answering questions about VMware

    VMUG User Conferences

    VMUG hosts over 35 complimentary full-day regional User Conferences every year. These events are a great way to learn about virtualization trends, best practices and the latest technology through in-depth technical sessions, demonstrations and exhibits all while networking with your peers.

    VMUG Special Interest Groups

    VMUG SIGs are the best way to connect with VMware users in your industry from anywhere in the world. These groups are virtual and activities will take place through avenues like Google Hangouts, Twitter Chats or educational webcasts. Be sure to join a SIG workspace and post a question, answer or success story.

    VMUG Advantage

    An exclusive opportunity available for VMUG members to secure discounts on training, certification, and software licenses. VMUG Advantage is the most cost-effective way to stay on top of your technical skills, with discounts on training, certifications, VMworld and product licenses.

    VMUG eLearning

    A one-stop shop for VMUG Members to gain access to complimentary virtual educational offerings.  These include: live webcasts, On Demand Education, Best of… Session Captures from User Conferences, and coming in January 2014 the first VMUG virtual event. VMUG eLearning brings the best, most current content to your screen. Each offering provides a unique opportunity that will feature the latest in virtualization, cloud computing and mobility.

    VMUG Voice

    VMUG Voice is the monthly electronic newsletter distributed exclusively to VMUG members. Launched in June 2010, the newsletter is a premier educational resource for VMware users worldwide. Its easy-to-read format provides the latest news and information you need to stay tuned in to what your organization is doing to ensure you get the most for your membership.

    VMUG Social Impact

    VMUG members are able to sign up for pro bono services based on their skills and availability or make a monetary donation. As icing on the cake, VMUG will match your donations. For every hour of volunteer service provided, VMUG will donate $10. And for every $1 donation made by a member, VMUG will match it at $1

    Partner Sponsorship Opportunities 

    Gain access and visibility to the largest virtualization community. Promote your company's latest technology and educate users on how they can maximize their VMware environment. Grow your customer base, enhance your brand visibility and drive your business objectives by partnering with (VMUG).

    Leadership Opportunities

    Expand your influence and your network by becoming a leader for a local group or Special Interest Group. Are you an expert? Contribute your knowledge and expertise to the community by speaking at a local meeting, becoming a featured blogger, or contributing to a SIG activity.

    Featured Bloggers

    Gain access to industry experts through our Featured Blogger community page that offers one collaborative space to connect.

    Member Discounts

    VMware Press - Up to 45% discount on VMware books and training materials.
    Global Knowledge - 15% discount on all training courses and free white papers.

    VMUG membership is free but the benefits and the experiences are priceless.


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