Since 2018 I have been a [VMware vExpert](https://vexpert.vmware.com) and I must say that I am still proud and honoured of having earned that achievement. Now, YOUR chance to become a vExpert is here, as this year's second round of applications have been opened.
A couple of weeks ago I got the exciting news that I was accepted as a VMware [vExpert](https://vexpert.vmware.com/directory/2724) for the second time. This award is a huge achievement for me and I'm humbled to be included in a community with so many top individuals, many of which I have learned so much from over many years
This month I was accepted as a vExpert for the first time! In total VMware announced 233 new vExperts this summer for their second half announcement in the program.
The vExpert program is not a technical certification. VMware states: _The judges selected people who were particularly** engaged with their community and …