Centralized Views and Controls powered by Graph-based Data Store

VMware Aria Hub powered by VMware Aria Graph Solution Brief

Learn how VMware Aria Hub and VMware Aria Graph help manage your cloud native applications and multi-cloud assets.

What’s New with Aria Hub and Aria Graph?

Learn about the new and enhanced capabilities in the latest release.

True Multi-cloud Management

Multi-cloud management solution unifying cost, performance, configuration, and delivery automation in a single platform with a common control plane and data model for any cloud, any platform, any tool, and every persona.

Cross-cloud Visibility and Insights

Pull relevant, correlated data from any source for quicker application analysis and debugging, while providing complete visibility into cost, performance, and configuration of applications and workloads across clouds.

Cross-cloud Workflow Automation

Accelerate and simplify common workflows, such as automating the assessment, planning and execution for app migration, as well as automating the creation of standardized, compliant public cloud landing zones for multi-cloud governance.

Cross-cloud Security and Control

Help ensure environments and apps are more secure, apps are performing and available, and costs are optimized across clouds.

Cross-cloud Collaboration and Alignment

Align multiple teams and solutions on a common understanding of resources, relationships, historical changes, applications, and accounts, enabling teams to address complex multi-cloud use cases.

Hub and Graph Features

Visual Overview of Apps and Environments

Discover cloud resources, including applications, users, and configurations, and understand the associated dependencies.

Centralized Administration

Manage applications, accounts, roles, projects and workflows across multi-cloud environments through a single interface.

End-to-End Solutions

Supervise multi-cloud governance and policies, application migration, and troubleshooting with fully integrated workflows that span multiple tools and domains.

Unified GraphQL API

Provide a single, dev-friendly, consistent interface to multi-cloud environments. Precise GraphQL queries provide lightning quick and efficient data access.

Graph-based Data Store

Capture many-to-many relationships for dependency mapping and enable viewing of historical configurations for root cause analysis. Scale to hundreds of millions of nodes.

Federated and Modular Architecture

Layer data from third-party tools with plug-and-play approach. Align operational data on a single source of truth, enabling teams to make better decisions and work more efficiently.

VMware Aria Hub Free Tier

  • Manage two native public cloud accounts for free with support for AWS and Azure
  • Capture, filter and search your multi-cloud inventory
  • Real-time, event-based inventory for first 90 days
  • Manually curate applications to better understand dependencies and relationships
  • Gain visibility into:

    1. Resource relationships and dependencies via VMware Aria Graph data store
    2. CIS Benchmark violation data from VMware Aria Automation for Secure Clouds
    3. Per account costing and list prices for some resources from VMware Aria Cost powered by CloudHealth
    4. Operational metrics directly from native public cloud sources, e.g., AWS CloudWatch, Azure Monitor

Frequently Asked Questions

VMware Aria Hub is a transformational multi-cloud management solution unifying cost, performance, and config and delivery automation in a single platform with a common control plane and data model for any cloud, any platform, any tool, and every persona.

VMware Aria Graph is a graph-based data store that captures the resources and relationships of a multi-cloud environment.  Expressly designed for the operational challenges of cloud-native applications and environments, Aria Graph provides a single source of truth that is updated in near-real time.

VMware Aria Guardrails is a multi-cloud governance and policy management capability of VMware Aria Automation that provides a foundation for public cloud guardrail configuration and enforcement.

VMware Aria Migration accelerates and simplifies the multi-cloud migration journey by identifying and migrating applications to the optimal cloud, based on the user’s goals for security, performance, cost, and time.

VMware Aria Business Insights discerns relevant insights from full-stack event correlation leveraging AI/ML analytics to eliminate business downtimes, reduce MTTR, and prevent future issues.

Learn the basics of VMware Aria Hub powered by VMware Aria Graph by walking through a demonstration.

You can also request to try out the free tier of VMware Aria Hub.

VMware Aria Hub and VMware Aria Graph are NOT available for purchase.  They are capabilities included as part of the VMware Aria Universal Suite (formerly vRealize Cloud Universal) license. 

Customers can purchase VMware Aria Universal Suite.  VMware Aria Universal Suite customers are entitled to VMware Aria Hub and VMware Aria Graph.

Customers can also request to try out the free tier of VMware Aria Hub.

VMware Aria Hub Free Tier is a freemium offering, providing you access to limited features of VMware Aria Hub powered by VMware Aria Graph free of charge.

VMware Aria Hub Free Tier is initially hosted in AWS US-West region, but customers across geographies are welcome to sign up and use.

Unlike a limited time trial, you can continue to use VMware Aria Hub Free Tier as long as VMware continues to offer and support it.

You will receive an email invitation from VMware with access details.

The Free Tier includes the ability to inventory, map, filter, and search resources from up to two native public cloud accounts, currently from either Amazon Web Services or Microsoft Azure. It also helps you understand the relationships of your resources to other resources, policies, and other key components in your public cloud and Kubernetes environments. You also get access to visibility into CIS benchmark violation data coming from VMware Aria Automation for Secure Clouds and list price costing for resources coming from VMware Aria Cost powered by CloudHealth. In addition, suggestions for automatically discovered applications are provided using resource metadata. You can use these suggestions, edit them, and/or create your own applications manually to better understand the dependencies and relationships of your business applications.

You do not need to have any existing VMware product licenses or subscriptions to sign up and start using VMware Aria Hub Free Tier.

Existing VMware Aria Universal Suite customers can sign up and try VMware Aria Hub Free Tier. However, it is recommended to wait for the VMware Aria Hub and VMware Aria Graph features to become available In the VMware Aria Universal Suite, SaaS. For VMware customers that have services active within an existing CSP organization, VMware Aria Hub Free Tier cannot be activated within that existing organization - VMware Aria Hub Free Tier can only be activated in new CSP organizations dedicated to this freemium service, and the Free Tier data cannot be transferred later to an existing CSP organization.

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