VMware Horizon on VMware Cloud on AWS delivers a seamlessly integrated hybrid cloud for virtual desktops and applications. It combines the enterprise capabilities of VMware’s Software-Defined Data Center (delivered as a service on AWS) with the market-leading capabilities of VMware Horizon.
• Leverage the enterprise capabilities of VMware's Software-Defined Data Center, including compute, storage, and networking, delivered as a service on AWS, and optimized to run on Amazon EC2 elastic, bare metal infrastructure • Easily add and extend desktop services without investing in additional data center resources • Enable use cases such as on-demand capacity, business continuity and disaster recovery, and AWS cloud co-location for latency-sensitive applications • Get fully-dedicated Horizon resources for predictable quality of service
• Simplify management for Horizon deployments utilizing on-premises infrastructure and VMware Cloud on AWS with Cloud Pod Architecture (CPA) by linking cloud deployments in different regions, or linking on-premises to VMware Cloud on AWS deployments • Use the same expertise and tools you know for vSphere and Horizon for operational consistency • Leverage the rich feature set and flexibility you expect from Horizon
• Optimize infrastructure costs with flexible, consumption-based billing • Get rapid time to value with the ability to scale host capacity up or down in a few minutes, and spin up an entire VMware SDDC in under a couple of hours • Protect existing on-premises investments by simply extending them to the cloud • Buy through a single vendor in VMware for better economies of scale and pay as you grow