Get More from your Software-Defined Data Center with VMware Business Critical Application Virtualization

Virtualizing critical applications on vSphere gets you maximum use of hardware resources without compromising application performance, makes your applications more mobile and easily migrated to any server in the environment, and adds an additional layer of baseline availability.


Virtualizing business critical applications: customer success story: Revlon

Revlon gains a competitive edge by virtualizing mission-critical applications


Why Virtualize Your Applications

Chris Wolf, Research VP at Garner speaks advantages of virtualizing your applications

Business Critical Applications 


All applications and the servers that they run on can be considered candidates for provisioning through a self-service model.

Microsoft Exchange

Deliver on-demand, self-serve capacity and resources while retaining security and improving data center robustness.

MIcrosoft Sharepoint

Manage rapid growth with high availability and rapid disaster recovery.

Oracle Databases and Applications

Virtualize Oracle databases and scale dynamically to ensure service levels.

Java Applications

Move your Enterprise Java applications to virtualized x86 platforms to better utilize resources with easier lifecycle and scalability management.

Microsoft SQL Server

Consolidate SQL Server databases and cut hardware and software costs by more than 50 percent.


Increase the availability of SAP applications, speed up provisioning using virtual machine clones and dynamically rebalance applications.