VMware Integrated OpenStack is a VMware supported OpenStack distribution that makes it easy to run an enterprise grade OpenStack cloud on top of VMware virtualization technologies. VMware Integrated OpenStack is ideal for many different use cases, including building a IaaS platform, providing standard, OpenStack API access to developers, leveraging edge computing and deploying NFV services on OpenStack.
"Building the combination of cool new carrier requirements with rock hard, enterprise grade capabilities of the VMware stack: VMware Integrated OpenStack", Pat Gelsinger, VMware's CEO at VMworld Europe
Increase developer productivity by providing self-service and programmable provisioning of infrastructure resources through standard OpenStack APIs. With VMware Integrated OpenStack developers get the best of both words - public cloud-like user experience with the APIs they want on the most proven infrastructure.
Leverage edge computing for real time data collection and analysis. By building micro data centers in remote locations based on VMware Integrated OpenStack and a custom application, organizations can get real time insights and act upon them, reducing the amount of data that needs to be transmitted to the centralized data center.
Deploy VMware Integrated OpenStack with VMware NSX for advanced security and network virtualization capabilities such as firewalling and micro-segmentation for your business-critical workloads.
Build Network Virtualization Functions (NFV) based on OpenStack with VMware Integrated OpenStack. VMware Integrated OpenStack is the ideal platform for Communication Service Providers (CSPs) looking to build an NFV cloud with specific capabilities and key functionality required for NFV customers. To learn more click here.
VMware Integrated OpenStack extends the power of your VMware infrastructure in the cloud.
HedgeServ Boosts Productivity and Innovation
HedgeServ deployed VMware Integrated OpenStack to easily add capacity and performance to keep pace with its growth. The solution delivered a scalable, on-premises cloud that made developers more productive and allowed for continuous delivery.
Take advantage of the latest upstream functionality using the most recent OpenStack release.
Deploy a standard OpenStack cloud in 20 minutes on top of VMware SDDC. VMware Integrated OpenStack is easily deployed with an OVA file using the VMware vSphere Web Client. Perform patching and upgrades with minimal disruption.
Leverage VMware SDCC to take advantage of advanced enterprise and production-ready features and capabilities delivered by VMware vSphere, VMware NSX and VMware vSAN. Experience benefits such as improved security, high availability, simplified maintenance and disaster recovery.
Out-of-the-box vRealize Operations, vRealize Log Insight and vRealize Automation integrations for streamlined operations such as health checks, troubleshooting and capacity management, as well as governance and control with user management, role-based access control (RBAC), quotas and more.
Build small footprint, highly resilient micro data centers based on VMware Integrated OpenStack and your application and send it to remote locations for real time data collection and analysis. Customers will have full control over these micro data centers and apps via automated, API driven orchestration and lifecycle management. Gain competitive advantage by leveraging vGPU capabilities in the edge to tackle use cases such as utilities, oil and gas drilling platform, point of sale, security cameras, manufacturing plants and Telco oriented use cases.
Run containerized applications in production on top of OpenStack with multi-tenancy and persistent volumes.
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VMware Integrated OpenStack offers three deployment modes. High Availability (HA), Compact Mode and VIO-in-a-Box. Please refer to the VMware Integrated OpenStack Installation Guide for sizing specifics for each deployment option.