Foster developer innovation by deploying and managing production-grade OpenStack quickly and easily on top of your VMware infrastructure. Leverage vendor-neutral APIs to get more out of your Software-Defined Data Center (SDDC).
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Deliver OpenStack APIs to your development teams on top of your existing VMware infrastructure.
Leverage your existing expertise to deploy, operate and upgrade OpenStack on VMware infrastructure quickly and easily using familiar VMware cloud management platform tools and technologies.
Control and manage cloud resources on VMware’s best of breed SDDC infrastructure components, including the most trusted hypervisor (VMware vSphere), breakthrough network virtualization platform (VMware NSX) and the industry leader in hyper-converged storage (VMware Virtual SAN).
VMware Integrated OpenStack is available at no charge to all new and existing vSphere Enterprise Plus customers, vSphere Standard customers in conjunction with NSX Advanced, vSphere with Operations Manager (vSOM) Enterprise Plus customers, and all vCloud Suite customers.
VMware Integrated OpenStack extends the power of your VMware infrastructure in the cloud.
This white paper addresses the differences between legacy and cloud workloads; and details three approaches to using VMware technology with OpenStack.
Whether you are transitioning to a DevOps-centric agile product development methodology or building cloud native applications, foster innovation and agility for application development teams with DefCore compliant OpenStack APIs on top of VMware’s best-of-breed SDDC infrastructure.
Deploy simply and easily by downloading the OpenStack virtual appliance and deploy using the vSphere Web Client. A patching mechanism allows administrators to easily perform patching and upgrades with minimum disruption to the OpenStack infrastructure.
Integrate with vSphere, NSX and Virtual SAN using OpenStack services to achieve optimal VM density, scalable networking and resilient shared storage. Leverage all the features of these powerful solutions to deliver maximum value from your SDDC.
Pre-defined workflows automate common OpenStack operations such as adding and removing capacity, configuration changes, patching and upgrading. Out-of-the-box vRealize Operations Manager and vRealize Log Insight integrations provide faster and easier monitoring and troubleshooting of your OpenStack infrastructure.
World-Class VMware support is provided for both OpenStack and the underlying VMware infrastructure. Support for VMware Integrated OpenStack is optional and can be purchased separately.
VMware Integrated OpenStack offers two deployment modes - High Availability (HA) and Compact Mode.
For NSX-V deployments:
VMware Integrated OpenStack offers two deployment modes. High Availability (HA) and Compact Mode. Please refer to the VMware Integrated OpenStack Installation Guide for sizing specifics for each deployment option.
Customers with current licenses for vSphere Enterprise Plus, vSphere Operations Management, or NSX with vSphere Standard can download VMware Integrated OpenStack.
There is no license cost and it is distributed independently from other VMware products. Download it now.
If you would like support for VMware Integrated OpenStack, a per-CPU annual fee will apply, and the minimum support order is 50 CPUs.