What is VMware Cloud on Dell EMC?


VMware Cloud on Dell EMC is a fully managed hybrid cloud service that combines the simplicity and agility of the public cloud with the security and control of on-premises infrastructure. Delivered as a service to data center and edge locations, VMware Cloud on Dell EMC and its hybrid cloud services provide you with simple, secure, and scalable infrastructure.

Benefits of VMware Cloud on Dell EMC

Reduce Operational Complexity

Dramatically simplify the management of your data center services and edge infrastructures with an offering that is fully managed, subscription based, and delivered as-a-service.

Accelerate Innovation

Infrastructure is completely managed by VMware. This unique approach enables your IT admins to focus on innovation and differentiation, while VMware supports you end-to-end.

Consistent Operations & Infrastructure

Drive any enterprise workload using familiar VMware tools. Our hybrid cloud services combine the simplicity, consistency, and scalability of the public cloud with the security and control of the private cloud.

Built-In Enterprise Security

Enable intrinsic security, including encryption for data at rest and in transit. For additional security, there are micro-segmentation capabilities available through VMware NSX.

Unified SDDC Management

Take full advantage of our enterprise-class compute, network, and storage tools. Plus, deployment, patching, upgrades, monitoring, and remediation are all handled directly by VMware.

Integrated Hardware & Software

Enjoy modern hardware that is built to run within the VMware ecosystem. Our unified SDDC platform is integrated with vSphere, vSAN, NSX with Dell EMC vXRail, and VMware SD-WAN by VeloCloud.

Tech Specs for VMware Cloud on Dell EMC 

R1 Rack

  • Compact: fits in small areas
  • Best suited for small satellite data center or edge applications
  • UPS included for environments with power challenges
  • Power Support: 1xNEMA L5-30 (100-120VAC) or 1xNEMA L6-30 (200-240VAC)

R2 Rack

  • Best suited for Enterprise –scale deployments
  • Will accommodate up to 26 instances
  • PDU configuration options support floor or ceiling power
  • Power Support: 4x NEMA L6-30 (Single Phase 200-240VAC) or 2x IEC 309 60A (Three Phase 200-240VAC)

Use Cases for VMware Cloud on Dell EMC

Managed VDI Infrastructure

Managed VDI Infrastructure

Our fully managed VDI Infrastructure allows you to take full advantage of our updates and regular maintenance. Increase performance for your team with consistently refreshed hardware and updated software.

Infrastructure Modernization

Infrastructure Modernization

Whether you are performing a hardware refresh, streamlining your operations, or trying to take advantage of the OpEx model provided by the public cloud- VMware Cloud on Dell EMC can help you with the latest hyperconverged infrastructure delivered as-a-service.

Latency & Sovereignty

Latency & Sovereignty

Make decisions in real time at edge locations. Hybrid cloud services allow you to be in full control of your data with proven security measures built-in to provide compliance with government regulations.

Accelerate Innovation

Accelerate Innovation

Do more than just keep the IT lights on. Quickly deploy the environments your developers need to innovate and take advantage of modern automation tools such as vRealize Suite, Kubernetes, Ansible, and more. Rapidly expand or extend your capacity while relying on traditional and modern applications that encourage, instead of stifle, your innovation.

Spotlight on VMware Cloud on Dell EMC 

See What’s New in VMware Cloud on Dell EMC

Learn about the latest capabilities that enable VMware Cloud on Dell EMC to deliver edge and data center infrastructure-as-a-service.

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How Does VMware Cloud on Dell EMC Work?

Get a quick overview of the key benefits VMware Cloud on Dell EMC can deliver.

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Technical Overview of VMware Cloud on Dell EMC

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Get Started with VMware Cloud on Dell EMC

Introducing VMware on Dell EMC  

First, watch this short video for an introduction to VMware Cloud on Dell EMC and its benefits.

Setting Up VMware Cloud on Dell EMC  

Next, watch this 3-part series on what it looks like to get started with VMware Cloud on Dell EMC.

Deep Dive At VMworld 2020  

Then, register for our events at VMworld 2020 to hear from our team, see demos, and have your questions answered.

Contact a Sales Engineer

Finally, reach out to us directly for immediate support and assistance.