Build Modern Applications to Future-Proof Your Business

Free Your Apps. Control Your Ops

You have hundreds or even thousands of applications—both existing monoliths and new cloud native microservices. They’re all different and all critical to your business. Build, run, and manage all your apps across any cloud with application modernization technologies and guidance from VMware.

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Build Apps and Microservices

It might start with just an idea for an application. Our designers and engineers work alongside your development team from concept to code to production. We use agile development methods and product design best practices to deliver an application that makes the best use of microservices and APIs.

Build modern applications with VMware to accelerate your development process and keep pace with a digital-first world.

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Consume Kubernetes Across Private and Public Clouds

Get started with Kubernetes quickly and take command of every Kubernetes cluster anywhere—on premises, in a public cloud, and at the edge. Deploy and operate with consistency to realize more than 90% operational efficiency.

Manage policies and security for all your Kubernetes clusters from a single command center. Plus, unlock a ubiquitous Kubernetes runtime that’s fully aligned to open source.

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Modernize Existing Apps

Identifying the right strategy for application modernization can be challenging. Sometimes, the answer is to break apart an existing monolith into loosely coupled microservices. Other times, simply containerizing an application and moving it to a platform like Kubernetes can deliver immediate benefits.

We’ll help you navigate the journey, improve the developer experience, and establish repeatable, secure, and efficient processes.

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Embrace DevSecOps for Modern Apps

Releasing high quality code to production faster and more frequently requires a secure software supply chain, well-managed infrastructure, and a way to automate the steps between development and production. Get the tools to adopt a DevSecOps mindset and automate security at the container, microservice and platform levels, without slowing down developers. Then you can focus more on building valuable applications and less on managing increasingly complex architectures.


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Build Applications Faster Than Ever 

Inside the Tanzu Portfolio

Watch VMware technical leaders as they explore the inspiration and innovation of VMware Tanzu and VMware Cloud Foundation.

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VMware Application Modernization Portfolio

Build applications more rapidly than ever, more powerfully than ever, for any cloud with our new app modernization portfolio.

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Explore Tanzu Editions

Choose the Tanzu edition that’s right for your needs—from Kubernetes integrated with vSphere, to a complete modern application platform.

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Connect with Tanzu Labs

Learn effective techniques, build new applications and modernize existing applications with help from the experts at Tanzu Labs. 

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

What is VMware Tanzu?

VMware Tanzu is a portfolio of products and services that transform how enterprises build and operate modern applications.

How is VMware Tanzu aligned to open-source technologies?

VMware Tanzu is grounded in open source, and our team manages and contributes to many valuable projects, including Kubernetes, Spring, RabbitMQ and Harbor.  Releases are closely aligned to upstream distributions of open-source software, packaged for enterprise adoption, and supported by VMware. For a full list of projects that are part of Tanzu, visit our open-source site.

How can VMware help my organization modernize?

VMware Tanzu provides the technologies to build a modern software supply chain, as well as the services and expertise to help you build new cloud-native applications and modernize existing applications. VMware Tanzu helps you start where you are, whether you want to power up Kubernetes in vSphere, manage modern applications across clouds, or observe everything from full-stack applications to cloud infrastructure.

How does VMware Tanzu account for rapid changes in cloud native infrastructure?

VMware Tanzu is inherently multi-cloud, offering you the flexibility to run modern applications on Kubernetes anywhere—on premises, in a public cloud, and at the edge. Choose the best cloud technology to meet your ever-evolving application and business needs, which could include regulatory requirements, data sovereignty, or even labor costs. 

How can my organization get started with Kubernetes?

The fastest way to start is with VMware Tanzu Basic, which offers a common Kubernetes core that is embedded in vSphere and easy to deploy and operate across public clouds and edge. 

How does VMware Tanzu work with other Kubernetes distributions?

It’s easy to integrate VMware Tanzu with other Kubernetes distributions. VMware Tanzu Mission Control delivers a single point of control for all your compliant Kubernetes clusters, regardless of where they reside. This allows you to simplify the way you provision, manage and apply policies to your clusters.

Modernize Across Clouds 

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Hybrid Cloud

Leverage the same VMware infrastructure foundation everywhere—private cloud, public cloud, and edge.

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Multi-Cloud Operations

Multi-Cloud Operations

Easily maintain visibility and control of cloud cost, usage, security and governance across different cloud environments.

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