Infrastructure software provider VMware may target developers, but in today’s market the company is trying to reach the platform engineer.
VMware adopters are targeted at platform engineers in larger organizations, said Ajay Patel, VMware general manager and senior vice president of modern applications, at the VMware Explore event in San Francisco last week with TNS.
“And depending on the organization, the platform teams’ charter could be heavily focused on developer experience and application operations and broad enough to cover operational concerns.”
VMware’s vision is to provide a single platform for developers to build applications that can run and operate in any cloud where they are no longer responsible for all security, compliance and operations concerns, Patel said. Platform engineers create platforms that integrate developers, security teams, and operations staff. A platform engineering story helps…