Flexible Cloud Management


Support your transition to cloud with a consistent experience. Leverage license portability to deploy on-premises in your data center or on the certified public cloud of your choice.


Govern your complex environments nimbly and productively while adopting cloud at your own pace. Enable more innovation and help your organization become more agile, scalable and efficient.

Operational Continuity

Ensure operational optimization and continuity across the business, even as cloud migration is underway, with management that spans your environments.

Cost Savings

Manage the cost and capacity of infra and apps by predicting future demand, leveraging recommendations, fixing potential flaws, and automating reclamation and rightsizing.

Cross-Cloud Management by the Numbers

Research shows hybrid and multi-cloud complexity requires unified cross-cloud management and control.


Share of enterprises that combine on-prem private clouds and one or more public cloud services1


Amount of enterprises who believe it is “very important” to have a shared, cross-cloud management control plane1


Projected spend on IT infrastructure and application software, moving from traditional solutions to the cloud 2

1IDC “Hybrid and Multi-cloud Complexity Requires Unified Cross-Cloud Management and Control.” September, 2020
2Gartner. “Cloud Shift Impacts All IT Markets.” Christy Pettey. October 26, 2020

VMware Aria Universal Suite Features

Single Platform Management and Operations

Unify delivery, performance and security ops in a single platform with a common control plane. Run production hands-off and hassle free with self-driving tools.


Modernize infrastructure automation with self-service consumption and delivery. Leverage DevOps principles like Infrastructure as Code and open-source innovations.

Log Analytics

Gain visibility across public and private clouds with robust centralized log management, deep operational visibility and intelligent analytics.

Cost Optimization

Get visibility into multi-cloud and hybrid cloud costs to optimize infrastructure without sacrificing development speed or app performance.

Compare VMware Aria Universal Suite Editions

Get a SaaS management suite with flexible deployment options. You can purchase on-demand as a 1-year to 5-year subscription. Learn more about where services are hosted globally in our cloud management services map.


Hybrid cloud infrastructure operations.

Self-driving operations for: 

  • Performance optimization 
  • Capacity and cost management 
  • Proactive planning 
  • Intelligent remediation


Hybrid cloud infrastructure automation and operations.

All the capabilities of Standard, plus:

  • Self-service infrastructure automation across VM and container-based Kubernetes infrastructure


Hybrid and multi-cloud infrastructure management.

All the capabilities of Advanced, plus:

  • DevOps for infrastructure leveraging Infrastructure as Code (IaC)

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