Modernize the Data Center

Modernize Your Data Center and Get Ready for Cloud

Transform your IT infrastructure to capitalize on the flexibility, scalability and performance of private and hybrid clouds.

Eliminate infrastructure silos so you can manage a single entity and bring cloud-like capabilities to your data center

Why Modernize Your Data Center with VMware?

Eliminate Silos

Leverage existing investments for new cloud uses while eliminating extra infrastructure silos.

Leverage Existing Investments

Eliminate the risk of rip-and-replace by leveraging the same management tools and consistent operating model throughout modernization.

Modernize for Cloud

Support future evolution with a consistent software stack on-prem that can expand into the public cloud and edge.

Operate Efficiently

Reduce TCO with automated performance management, optimized capacity utilization, proactive planning and reduced mean time to resolution (MTTR).

Run Apps Consistently

Run traditional and cloud-native applications on infrastructure that delivers a consistent operating model.

Adopt the Leading Solution

Use a best-in-class software-defined infrastructure stack with integrated management from a market leader in every component.

Benefits of Data Center Modernization 


It Pays to Modernize with Hyperconverged Infrastructure

Learn about the benefits and cost savings you can achieve with HCI.

Analyst Study: The Total Economic Impact of HCI Powered by vSAN 

Prioritize Investments to Meet Modernization Goals

Find out how to modernize on-prem applications to become cloud-ready.

IDG Infographic: The State of IT Modernization Today  IDG White Paper: How to Prioritize IT Budget Investments 

Lowest TCO for Hybrid Cloud

Learn why businesses see hybrid cloud as a better long-term architectural choice and how VMware Cloud Foundation provides the simplest path and saves you money.

Infographic: VMware Cloud Foundation – Lowest TCO for Hybrid Cloud 

Agile Infrastructure for Business Resiliency

Learn how VMware HCI solutions offer simplicity and agility for business continuity, burst capacity and disaster recovery.

Solution Overview: VMware HCI for Business Continuity 

Flexible and Scalable Architecture

Discover the how, when and where for transforming your data center with HCI.

White Paper: Drive IT Innovation with Data Center Modernization 

VMware Products to Help You Modernize Your Data Center

HCI powered by VMware vSAN

Extend virtualization investments with the leading HCI solution, a key building block to VMware Cloud Foundation.

VMware Cloud Foundation

Get a software-defined foundation for private, hybrid and pubic cloud, with unified support for traditional (VM) and containerized applications.

VMware Cloud on Dell EMC

Deploy VMware Cloud Foundation on Dell EMC hardware, delivered and maintained as a fully-managed service.

Market Leaders Choose VMware 



“While this journey initially began as a refresh program, it quickly evolved to much more once we understood how we could embrace new technology to transform how our customers engage in the digital world.”
– Nav Pillai, Director, Digital Transformation

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Suzhou Gas Group

Suzhou Gas Group

"With the aid of VMware virtualization technology, we have built virtualized resource pools and consolidated the IT resources of our data center. Such efforts help us save on costs and improve resource utilization, while reducing the complexity of cloud platform construction and guaranteeing quick responses to business demands.”
– Zhao Xiaoyun, IT Department General Manager

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Related Hybrid Cloud Solutions

Migrate to the Cloud

Use the VMware tools and infrastructure you already know to migrate applications freely between environments—without the cost, complexity or risk of refactoring apps.

Scale on Demand

Tap cloud infrastructure for disaster recovery, or to scale up and down to meet spikes in demand—without disruption, unnecessary cost or complexity.

Extend Hybrid Cloud Operations

Get a single IT operating model for VM and container workloads—to increase business agility, cut costs and reduce risk everywhere applications are deployed.