Advantages of VMware Virtualization

The most trusted virtualization platform for desktop, data center and applications.

You can dramatically improve the availability, performance and utilization of your IT resources through VMware virtualization, where the hardware resources of a single computer are used by multiple virtual machines. VMware offers the highest performing and most scalable virtualization and private cloud platform in the industry for even the most resource-intensive business critical applications at the lowest TCO.

The More Secure, Purpose-Built Platform

The More Secure, Purpose-Built Platform

The More Secure, Purpose-Built Platform (0:30 minutes)

Trusted Platform

Avoid unnecessary risk and downtime by choosing a robust and production-proven hypervisor as the foundation for your virtualized datacenter. Selecting the right hypervisor is the first step towards success in building a virtual infrastructure.

Learn more about how the VMware vSphere, is, and will continue to be, the industry’s most robust and production-proven hypervisor

Complete Virtual Platform

A hypervisor is a building block for virtualization, but you need an IT services platform that delivers the right software defined datacenter services for running your business. VMware’s vSphere is the only virtualization platform that delivers all of these.

Learn how vSphere stacks up with regards to Aggregation, Allocation, Availability and Storage

Comprehensive Virtualization Management

No other company provides the breadth of production-proven virtualization and cloud management solutions offered by VMware. With the VMware vCloud Suite, you get a complete, integrated suite that simplifies IT operations while delivering the best SLAs for all applications.

Learn more about how VMware vSphere with Operations Management and vCloud Suite deliver the highest levels of simplicity, efficiency, security and reliability to manage small and large virtualized IT environments

Infrastructure Integration

With more than 50,000 technology and consulting partners, VMware has created a strong support ecosystem that gives customers peace of mind knowing that VMware solutions integrate well with their existing hardware and software investments.

See how VMware can help you get the broadest hardware support, access the largest number of guest operating systems, be assured that your applications are certified, and benefit from our large partner ecosystem

Customer Proven Solution

VMware is the proven choice for virtualization from the desktop through the data center to the cloud. More than 500,000 customers of all sizes have chosen VMware as their virtualization infrastructure platform.

See how VMware's customers have achieved success with our virtualization and private cloud solutions

Get the Lowest TCO

See how VMware meets all your essential requirements to virtualize your data center at a lower total cost of ownership (TCO) than our competitors. Some vendors claim that VMware is more expensive, but they base these claims only on upfront licensing costs, not taking operational cost savings into account.

Use the VMware TCO Comparison Calculator to compare the costs of different virtualization offerings