January 27, 2023

Tanzu What’s New - Jan 27, 2023 Edition

  This week, VMware released TBS 1.9.1. VMware Data Solutions released the beta version of GemFire 10 and the beta version of RabbitMQ as a service. Tanzu Kubernetes Grid v1.6.1 was also released with several new features. Check Beta launch of Gemfire 10 details , RabbitMQ as Service beta version launch information in Product updates. There are KB articles, tech blogs- featuring Art Fewell's blog , webinars, events with registration details.

Tanzu Product Releases

Check out Tanzu Product releases for this week and release notes for more details.

Product Name


Release Date

Related Links

VMware Tanzu Build Service (TBS)
Check Release Notes for fixed Bug and bumped Java Buildpack details and Product snapshots.



Release Notes

VMware Data Solutions (formerly Tanzu Data Services)
Check Product Updates section below on Gemfire 10 Beta launch details


Product Updates

VMware Tanzu Kubernetes Grid (TKG)
VMware Tanzu Kubernetes Grid (TKG)
Release Date:  2023-01-05  Release Notes   Documentation

New features of Tanzu Kubernetes Grid v1.6.1

  • On vSphere 8 without a supervisor, you can use the Tanzu CLI to deploy and manage TKG 1.6.1 management clusters and workload clustersOn vSphere, standalone management clusters by default follow anti-affinity rules to deploy a workload cluster’s control plane nodes and worker node-pool nodes across multiple ESXi hosts.
  • On vSphere, standalone management clusters by default follow anti-affinity rules to deploy a workload cluster’s control plane nodes and worker node-pool nodes across multiple ESXi hosts.

VMware GemFire
VMware GemFire 10 Beta to Launch with Major Updates and a Brand-new Interface

Want to Know More on Beta   Register for Feb 2 Webinar

VMware GemFire 10 Beta was recently announced at SpringOne Essentials 2023.
GemFire 10 brings significant new features and enhancements such as GemFire management console, GemFire search, Spring Boot for GemFire, JSON document improvements and much more, that enable developers to build high-performance, scalable applications more easily.

Checkout the latest Blog by Anthony Baker on this Beta Launch VMware GemFire 10 Beta to Launch with Major Updates and a Brand-new Interface
Recent Contents to learn on GemFire:

VMware RabbitMQ
VMware RabbitMQ as a Service Beta Launched on Jan 24th 2023 Register for Beta

VMware is working on RabbitMQ as a service - the managed service offering of RabbitMQ. Jan 24th, we are proud to announce its Beta release! With VMware RabbitMQ as a service, developers will have access to the simplest way to use RabbitMQ for messaging and streaming. Customers will be able to increase the resilience of their modern applications without having to worry about the infrastructure, deployment, and scaling of RabbitMQ. 

Latest Contents on this launch:

Knowledge Base Article

VMware Tanzu Application Services for VMs (TAS)

VMware Tanzu Operations Manager (Ops Man)

VMware Tanzu Kubernetes Grid Integrated (TKGI)

VMware vSphere 8.0 with Tanzu

VMware vSphere 8.0 with Tanzu

Tanzu Application Platform (TAP)

Tanzu Tech Blog Recommendations

Art Fewell’s Blog
Art Fewell, Tanzu technical marketing team at VMware, who loves learning and getting hands on with new tech, driven and shares his own experiences with the Tech community.  Checkout his blog on interesting topics.

Blogs and Videos
Tanzu Application Platform (TAP)

Spring Academy
New Spring Academy from Spring Experts Helps Unlock Developer Potential  
Check out the announcement blog  Register/Signup for Free Account

Spring One Updates 

 VMware Data Solutions

Webinars and Events
Tanzu Application Service (TAS)
The Jan 31 - Golden Path to SpringOne - What’s new with VMware Tanzu Application Service - Be sure not to miss this session with our expert Nick K, Sr Marketing Architect ,VMware to get a recap of all the great new features released in the Tanzu Application Service and Cloud Foundry ecosystem over the past year!

Tanzu Application Platform (TAP)
Feb 16 - What’s New with TAP? (AMER reg)  (EMEA reg)
Jan 24 - Improve Developer Experience with a Curated Catalog of Production-Ready Open Source Images - In this webinar, you will be able to understand how VMware Application Catalog can help you improve developer experience by providing them with easy access to a library of prepackaged, validated, production-ready open source images.

VMware GemFire  
Feb 2 - VMware GemFire 10.0 - Beta is now open! - In this webinar,  you get a walkthrough of GemFire 10.0, its key features and how to take advantage of them.

Spring One - Register Here (Jan 24- 26 2023 OR Jan 31–Feb 2 2023) Count down begins!!! SpringOne is going virtual! The SpringOne conference has moved to a free online program, taking place January 24-26, 2023 or Jan 31–Feb 2 2023. Learn more at springone.io. Check the FAQ here.  Check out the Schedule

Kubernetes (K8s)
Jan 30 - Getting to Value Faster by Increasing Operational Efficiency with Kubernetes  Register Now - Join us as we discuss reaching cloud-native operational efficiency with John Dwyer Director of Product Management at VMware in this VMware Tanzu webinar.

General (Modernization)
Jan 31 - From Assessment To Action, Modernization Strategy That Works: How to Start Modernizing Your Portfolio in 4-6 Weeks  Register to Attend

Thanks and Regards,
Aruna Srinivasan (She/Her)
Sr. Digital Content Manager - Tanzu Customer Success

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