What Is vCloud Director?

VMware vCloud Director is a leading cloud service-delivery platform used by some of the world’s most popular cloud providers to operate and manage successful cloud-service businesses. Using vCloud Director, cloud providers deliver secure, efficient, and elastic cloud resources to thousands of enterprises and IT teams across the world.

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Revolutionize your VMware Cloud experience with vCloud Director

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Revolutionize your VMware Cloud experience with vCloud Director


Elastic Virtual Datacenters

Easily create virtual data centers from common infrastructure to cater to heterogeneous enterprise needs. A policy-driven approach helps ensure enterprises have isolated virtual resources, independent role-based authentication, and fine-grained control.

Thriving ISV Ecosystem

Leading software vendors across backup, DR, security, storage, and more natively integrate with vCloud Director. We empower cloud providers to deliver differentiated customer experiences and capture more service opportunities.

Operational Visibility and Insights

A refreshed dashboard and single pane of glass provide centralized multi-tenant cloud management views. Leverage vRealize Operations advanced analytics, chargeback, and native integration into vCloud Director for deep visibility into enterprise environments.


With deep integration with leading automation tools such as vRealize Orchestrator, Terraform, and Cloud Provider Pod, Cloud Director enables cloud Provider to automate complex workflows and deploy a variety of services, all while maintaining access control and visibility.

Multi-Site Management

Stretch data centers across sites and geographies; monitor resources from an intuitive single-pane of glass with multi-site aggregate views.

Data Center Extension and Cloud Migration

Enable simple, secure VM migration and data center extension with vCloud Availability. Allows for true hybridity, enterprise-driven workflows, seamless connectivity, and cold or warm migration options.

Cloud-Native Applications and Development

vCloud Director natively supports K8S and PKS, providing an easy platform for developers to sandbox or deploy apps. More coming soon with Bitnami catalog integration


Operational Efficiency

vCloud Director delivers secure, isolated, and elastic virtual datacenters in a self-service model. Extreme infrastructure efficiency combined with deep automation brings operational savings of millions


vCloud Director-based environments carry the “Cloud Verified” certification, awarded to the most capable and innovative VMware Cloud Providers in the world. vCloud Director is deeply extensible and customizable for cloud providers to deliver their unique themes, branding, and services to their customers

Open to DevOps

Provision and manage infrastructure as code. Choose your preferred toolset across Python, Terraform, K8S, Bitnami, and more


vCloud Director is service-ready on Day 1. Cloud providers can spin up platform-level services to customers and enterprises in hours, powered by natively integrated as well as ecosystem-powered solutions available via context-aware workflows

Hybridity and Security

Deep integration with NSX enables Cloud Providers stretch networks across virtual data centers globally. vCloud Director cloud environments can serve as DR and backup targets with seamless workload mobility across on-prem and cloud


Thousands of Cloud Providers have adopted vCloud Director to accelerate their cloud service delivery.

TeraGo keeps customers safe, secure, and connected with VMware Cloud Provider solutions

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TeraGo keeps customers safe, secure, and connected with VMware Cloud Provider solutions.

Cloud Provider Faction uses vCloud Director to empower enterprises

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Cloud Provider Faction uses vCloud Director to empower enterprises.