Federal agencies are being tested by security threats, a rapid increase in the demand for services and growing volumes and velocity of data. These challenges give IT decision makers the responsibility to boost the reach and quality of services, while also reducing cost and complexity on the backend. As a demonstrated leader in secure, enterprise-grade mobility and software-defined productivity, VMware has the experience and expertise agencies can rely on to help drive their missions forward.
VMware provides a portfolio of solutions that enables federal agencies to better harness the resources they need to power smarter government and improve security from end point to data center.
Expanding government services and increasing agency mobility both mean new threats are coming – is your IT ready? VMware NSX helps you build robust data center micro-segmentation that lets IT easily build and manage granular, workload-specific security that guards against threats that outsmart traditional perimeter defenses.
VMware NSX secures the data center from the inside out through micro-segmentation, delivering robust, compartmentalized workload-specific security. While perimeter defenses focus mostly on intrusion, micro-segmentation protects against lateral threats, the ability of viruses or hackers to move undetected between critical connections, applications and databases.
Mobility is the key to making today’s digital government work. Users, devices, applications and operating systems are growing more diverse, creating the need for a mobility platform that is easy to customize and simple to support. VMware Air Watch with Enterprise Mobility Management gives federal IT the ability to balance access and accountability, extending mobility while managing risk and giving agencies detailed control over the entire mobile experience, from onboarding devices to managing content and applications. AirWatch helps ensure consistently high-quality experiences that boost productivity and performance backed by state-of-the-art mobile security and data loss prevention.
Unleashing the full potential of digital government starts with a smarter agency desktop. A virtualized approach to end-user computing not only stretches existing IT investments, it makes it easier to build and manage new applications and services. The VMware Horizon Suite is trusted by government at all levels to transform daily IT operations and enable long-term initiatives.
VMware’s Federal Secure Workplace solution, based on the Horizon Suite, offers a pre-validated and pre-configured architecture that meet the stringent requirements of government. The solution helps federal organizations consolidate their data centers and deliver IT services to any device anytime and anywhere in a secure way.
As shifting expectations and demographics drive a rapid growth in demand for agency services, it’s up to IT leadership to respond with efficient, effective solutions that boost productivity without compromising manageability. As a trusted leader in transformational cloud and virtualization infrastructure, VMware has the solutions and expertise decision-makers need to confront pressing mission challenges while simplifying how services are built and delivered.
VMware has a portfolio of technology solutions that enables government agencies to take advantage of new ways to work and serve, deliver new applications to stakeholders and improve security wherever your data resides.
As everything from community demand to the Internet of Things stretches agency IT infrastructure, security threats continue to increase in both number and complexity. The VMware portfolio is optimized for simple, seamless security that lets decision-makers innovate with confidence.
And VMware NSX secures the data center from the inside out through micro-segmentation, delivering robust, compartmentalized workload-specific security. While perimeter defenses focus mostly on intrusion, micro-segmentation protects against lateral threats, the ability of viruses or hackers to move undetected between critical connections, applications and databases.
To meet the high standards for today’s digital government, agencies are looking for solutions that keep them ready, responsive and efficient. This means new applications, better quality services and the ability to stretch IT resources for maximum impact. vCloud Air gives state and local government the ability to meet diverse cloud needs with a single, powerful platform that empowers IT to deliver fluid workload portability, responsive computing capacity on demand and a smarter, simpler app development ecosystem. The end result is an infrastructure transformation that frees IT to focus critical time, talent and dollars directly on delivering better digital services.
In today’s anywhere agency workplace, manageable mobility is critical to improving both the reach and impact of government services. As internal and external users connect across diverse devices, operating systems and applications, VMware Air Watch helps ensure mobility stays manageable, dependable and secure.
AirWatch gives agencies full-strength Enterprise Mobility Management, simplifying the hard work of supporting and securing new endpoints from device clear through to data center. Remote employees, from police officers to road inspectors, get a secure, unified digital workspace thanks to innovations like AirWatch Content Locker, and IT gets easy to use tools that integrate into existing ecosystems while extending their value.
Citizens and government employees expect a more responsive, flexible and innovative government, yet agencies are balancing the benefits of mobile workforces with the risk of compromising intelligence and the burden of managing data security across a multitude of end-user devices, personas and applications. The VMware Secure Digital Workspace for Government—powered by Workspace ONE— is a transformative end-user computing solution for federal agencies seeking to modernize IT infrastructure, strengthen data security, ensure Continuity of Operations (COOP) and mobilize agency workflows to advance missions.
The rise in cyber security crimes and data breaches across platforms requires strengthening existing security postures and adopting a defense in depth approach. With the Secure Digital Workspace for Government, agencies can secure desktops, applications and mobile devices across the Software-Defined Data Center.
The VMware Federal Secure Desktop combines the highest levels of protection for top-secret data with an elegant solution to the problem of MLS sprawl.Read More
With a diverse workforce ranging from active duty military personnel to IRS accountants, agencies and citizens can significantly benefit from mobile access to government resources. The Secure Digital Workspace for Government provides government employees with secure remote access to the applications, data and resources they need to do their jobs, respond to an emergency or advance a mission.
Government agencies are leveraging VMware end-user computing solutions to securely manage their Windows 10 deployment across any application or device.Read More
Today’s government IT infrastructure must support secure teleworking as one component of a larger COOP strategy. The Secure Digital Workspace for Government enables agencies to deliver on teleworking, COOP and disaster preparedness goals by ensuring high availability and access to critical resources from any device or location.
The VMware Federal Secure Desktop solution, built on VMware Horizon View and partner products, provides a fully validated solution for federal agencies to help adopt the telework initiatives mandated by the Federal Telework Enhancement Act of 2010.Read Solution Brief
In one year, 26 federal agencies spent a total of $60 billion on legacy investments. Antiquated, siloed apps and infrastructure cannot support modern, mobile workforces and citizens. The Secure Digital Workspace for Government bridges legacy environments with a cloud-based platform that streamlines IT operations; increases efficiency; reduces maintenance, storage and hardware costs; and provides new levels of data security and flexibility that are unachievable with legacy systems.
Mobility has become the next iteration of computing, bringing with it a host of opportunities to radically improve mission effectiveness, service delivery and agency productivity. The VMware Secure Digital Workspace for Government—powered by Workspace ONE—transforms workflows and advances agency missions by integrating identity, application and enterprise mobility management into secure, unified employee workspaces available across any computing environment.
Mecklenburg County's field workers, including Parks and Recreation and Youth and Family Services, leverage mobile devices to access their virtual desktops to securely access and input information on the go, to better protect and serve the community.
Protecting sensitive data across the entire computing environment is critical within government. The Secure Digital Workspace helps government agencies safeguard desktops, applications, and mobile devices across the Software-Defined Data Center.
Workspace Suite enables Mecklenburg County employees to better protect and serve its community of over one million residents.Read Case Study
The VMware Federal Secure Desktop combines the highest levels of protection for top-secret data with an elegant solution to the problem of MLS sprawl.Download Solution Brief
Employee mobility is on the rise and agencies are struggling with how to enable secure mobile workflows to improve service delivery. From health and human services caseworkers to first responders and law enforcement, the Secure Digital Workspace empowers field workers to be more productive and successfully achieve objectives.
Government can never shut down. As such, teleworking is part of many agencies’ Continuity of Operations strategy. The Secure Digital Workspace for Government provides the mobile flexibility and agility that today’s government employees expect while ensuring high availability and access to critical resources for all employees from any device or location—even in the event of unplanned downtime.
Providing access to complete and timely information is critical to increasing the productivity of field-based state and local government employees.Read More
Budget-constrained offices need ways to augment legacy infrastructure to drive mobility initiatives and increase efficiencies. The Secure Digital Workspace for Government enables state and local IT departments to bridge legacy investments with mobile-cloud technology.
Emerging technologies hold the promise of enabling continuous monitoring and automation, allowing governments to respond to constituent needs more effectively, without requiring human involvement.Read Report