vCloud Air (formerly vCloud Hybrid Service)
VMware vCloud® Air™, built on VMware vSphere®, quickly and seamlessly extends your data center into the cloud using the tools and processes you already have.
Extend the data center for disaster recovery third-party backup, dev/test, seasonal workloads, and additional geo locations.
Take a low-risk first step and free up valuable on-premises data center capacity by separating pre-production in cloud and choosing to deploy on- or off-prem.
Use next application upgrade cycle of existing virtualized desktops and applications, e.g., Microsoft Exchange, and now host in hybrid cloud.
New Enterprise Applications
Build and host new applications in traditional 3-tier architectures (Java).
Next Generation Applications
Evolve from traditional to next generation applications (Spring, Ruby on Rails) and PaaS on Pivotal CF / Cloud Foundry.