I wrote in one of my earlier blogs about how my vExpert application got denied. You can read it up here.
For those who don’t know, the VMware vExpert program is VMware’s global evangelism and advocacy program. Its basically an honorary title that VMware grants to outstanding advocates of the company’s products.
So, the applications for the second half of the 2021 vExpert program will be open on June 7th, 2021. I’ve already set a reminder to apply again. Fingers crossed that I’ll get it this time. You can read more about this half of the applications on VMware Blogs here.
If you’re interested, check out the vExpert Application portal at https://vexpert.vmware.com/. The criteria is;
If you are interested in becoming a vExpert the criteria is simple. We are looking for IT Professionals who are sharing their VMware knowledge and contributing that back to the community. The term “giving back” is defined as going above and beyond your day job. There are several ways to share your knowledge and engage with the community. Some of those activities are blogging, book authoring, magazine articles, CloudCred task writing, active in Facebook groups, forum (VMTN as well as other non VMware) platforms, public speaking, VMUG leadership, videos and so on.