Business Continuity Solutions

Enable Remote Working with VMware

Unplanned events such as COVID-19 and travel restrictions make it nearly impossible to continue “business as usual.” To ensure your business can continue normal operations, you need to enable your employees to work remotely and maintain productivity, increase connectivity, and provide for continuous, secure access to applications across endpoints. We’re here to help.


  • Deliver digital workspaces on organizational or personal endpoints to access critical applications
  • Protect all endpoints that are accessing organizational assets remotely
  • Accelerate performance of organizational applications on remote connections
  • Provide elastic capacity to scale new users instantly and on demand


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How to Enable Your Remote Workforce with VMware

Digital Workspace

Empower remote workforces with a digital workspace experience that delivers access to any app on any device without compromising security.

Enable remote workers with flexible device choice and deliver business-critical virtual desktops (VDI) and applications to any corporate-owned or BYO device.

Secure application access with a Zero Trust access control model, no matter whether applications reside in the cloud or the data center.

With an elastic infrastructure, IT can scale in order to meet changing remote work demands.



Enable reliable, remote access to traditional applications in your on-premises data center and cloud services and applications from anywhere.

VMware SD-WAN by VeloCloud provides speedy rollout, simplified management with automation, and assured performance so you can empower employees to continue business activities in uncertain times.

Ensure performance for SaaS, UCaaS, VOIP, and VDI, from providers such as Microsoft Office 365, Zoom Meeting, Vonage, Ring Central, Windstream, VMware Horizon Cloud, and more. 


Scale on Demand

VMware Cloud on AWS delivers scalable, better secured and consistent infrastructure in the AWS Cloud. Leverage vSphere-based elastic capacity in the AWS Cloud across 17 Regions in under 2 hours.

Protect your infrastructure with VMware Site Recovery DR in the cloud.

Spin up virtual desktop infrastructure with VMware Horizon 7 running on VMware Cloud on AWS.


Cloud-native Endpoint Protection

Protect remote workforces against cyberattacks without any additional infrastructure.

VMware Carbon Black Cloud makes it easy to reduce the attack surface, prevent malicious behavior, and respond to attacks no matter where the endpoints are located.

Both the employees being protected and the security teams taking action are able to operate effectively without stepping foot in an office.


VMware Solutions for Business Continuity 

Keep Remote Employees Engaged

Enable employees with immediate productivity from day one on their devices of choice. Employees can use a personal device or you can drop-ship a new one and instantly enable remote workers with everything they need to be productive. With immediate access to an entire set of business applications with seamless SSO to all cloud and data center apps, including Horizon virtual desktops and applications as needed based on job functions. Intrinsic zero trust security ensures that compliance and risk are considered prior to granting access to applications, protecting your infrastructure and data.

To assist customers through enabling remote workforces, VMware is offering:


Meet VDI Needs for Business Continuity

Enable IT to quickly provision virtual desktops and applications across on-premises, hybrid and multi-cloud environments with Horizon 7 and Horizon Cloud. 

Enable your remote workforce to securely access Windows resources from anywhere. EUC teams gain simplified management of distributed Windows systems and the ability to easily scale physical or cloud capacity to meet growing demands.  


As organizations of all types shift to work from home—government, healthcare, financial services, customer support, and others—enable employee access to the specific desktop and application configurations necessary to perform their roles remotely. To assist customers to enable or scale Horizon 7 and Horizon Cloud environments, VMware is offering:

  • Extended free trials of Horizon 7 on-premises, Horizon 7 on VMware Cloud on AWS, and Horizon Cloud on Azure for 90 days and 100 named users through July 31, 2020.
  • Special offers are available from your VMware account team.

Accelerate Business Application Performance at the Edge

Business quality access from the home is critical in empowering employees to continue business activities in this uncertain time. VMware SD-WAN by VeloCloud is the industry-leading WAN edge services platform for both branch and at home users, delivering simple, reliable, better secured, and optimized access to traditional and cloud applications.


To help organizations quickly empower a remote digital workforce, VMware is introducing the VMware SD-WAN Work @Home free trial offering, which provides end user hardware and hosted services for up to 45-days for up to 50 employees using one of the following Work @Home bundles:

  • Wired Bundle with VMware SD-WAN Edge 510
  • Wireless Bundle with VMware SD-WAN Edge 510-LTE

Scale Remote Users in the Cloud

VMware Cloud on AWS delivers a scalable, intrinsically secure vSphere environment as a service in the AWS Cloud. The service can help organizations alleviate potential business disruptions in three ways:

  • Infrastructure products supply chain and maintenance disruptions: Deliver infrastructure capacity in under 2 hours in 17 AWS Regions worldwide to handle urgent demand. Scale the infrastructure on-demand in minutes as needed.
  • Infrastructure risk mitigation: Provide proactive and automated disaster avoidance with VMware Site Recovery DR as a service and VMware Cloud on AWS.
  • Aid remote workers and alleviate travel restrictions: Provide VMware Horizon 7 VDI environments on VMware Cloud on AWS to enable a remote workforce.


For a limited time, VMware Cloud on AWS is helping customers get through this crisis with special offers. Please reach out to your sales representatives to discuss your options.

Keep Remote Employees Protected with Carbon Black Cloud

The Carbon Black Cloud delivers the entire protection cycle of harden, prevent, detect, and respond for endpoints and workloads spread across the globe.

  • Security operations has direct access to all endpoints to remediate any vulnerability or risky system configuration, in real-time.
  • Layered prevention stops known and unknown malware and never-before-seen attacks with machine learning and behavioral analytics.
  • Cloud native platform and single, lightweight agent makes it easy to secure your endpoints even when both your workforce and your security teams are operating remotely.

Test Drive VMware Business Continuity Solutions Now

End User Computing

Learn how VMware End User Computing can help you implement a work from home strategy, access our free trial offers, get hands on with VMware's live TestDrive environment and take a deep dive with the Hands-on Lab.

Workspace Security

This path provides an introduction to Workspace Security with a solution brief and real-world showcase video, then two live experiences in TestDrive showcasing WSONE intelligence and Windows 10 security with Carbon Black.


Learn how organizations can quickly empower a remote digital workforce using VMware SD-WAN, then experience it for real in our high performance TestDrive environment.

VMware Cloud on AWS

Learn how VMware Cloud on AWS can help businesses alleviate potential business disruptions with solution briefs, evaluation guides and case studies, then get a deep dive with the hands-on lab.

VMware Products for Business Continuity

Workspace ONE

Simply and securely deliver and manage any app on any device with VMware Workspace ONE, an intelligence-driven digital workspace platform. Workspace ONE integrates access control, application management and multi-platform endpoint management into a single platform and is available as a cloud service or on-premises deployment.

Horizon Cloud on Microsoft Azure

Deliver virtual desktops and applications from the cloud, to any device, in any location, all from a single cloud-based control plane. Using a purpose-built cloud platform that is scalable across multiple deployment options, it delivers feature-rich virtual desktops and apps . You can bring your own cloud infrastructure or buy cloud-hosted infrastructure from VMware.

VMware Cloud on AWS

Run production applications across VMware vSphere-based private, public and hybrid cloud environments, with optimized access to AWS services. Jointly engineered by VMware and AWS, this on-demand service enables IT teams to seamlessly extend, migrate and manage their cloud-based resources using familiar VMware tools and skillsets.

SD-WAN by VeloCloud

VMware SD-WAN by Velocloud enables users to maximize bandwidth, optimize app delivery, and connect securely to all corporate network systems. Easy to deploy and manage, SD-WAN enables everyone to stay connected regardless of location or conditions.

VMware Horizon 7 for VMware Cloud on AWS

VMware Horizon 7 for VMware Cloud on AWS delivers a robust, feature-rich cloud platform for virtual desktops and applications. It combines the enterprise capabilities of the VMware Software Defined Data Center (SDDC), including compute, storage, and networking, delivered as a service on AWS, with the market-leading capabilities of VMware Horizon for a simple, secure and scalable solution.

VMware Site Recovery for VMware Cloud on AWS

VMware Site Recovery for VMware Cloud on AWS Brings trusted replication, orchestration and automation technologies to VMware Cloud on AWS to protect applications in the event of site failures. The service is built on an industry-leading recovery plan automation solution, VMware Site Recovery Manager, and native hypervisor-based replication, VMware vSphere Replication. The service provides an end-to-end disaster recovery solution that is quick to deploy and leverages existing know-how.

Carbon Black Cloud

VMware Carbon Black Cloud protects unifies system hardening, behavioral prevention, detection, and response on a single cloud-native platform and universal agent. Deploy in hours, instead of months, and see immediate protection against malware and non-malware attacks.