Accelerate Enterprise IT Cloud Transformation

Turnkey Enterprise Cloud Infrastructure

Leverage a fully managed cloud service with built-in enterprise compute, network, and storage services as well as performance, availability, and security capabilities packaged for business-critical applications.

Accelerated Time to Value

Migrate your applications faster without changes to compatible cloud environment and pragmatically modernize those with integrated IaaS and CaaS environments with access to 200+ AWS PaaS services.

Deeply Integrated Hybrid Cloud

Simplify infrastructure management by extending existing skills, tools, and processes from on-premises and using integrated, single point of management control for VMs and containers in the cloud and on-premises.

Compelling TCO

Lower TCO compared to on-premises and public cloud alternatives with unique resource optimization options, integrated enterprise capabilities, and capitalizing of existing investments in skills, tools, and processes.

New IDC Business Value Snapshot

The new 2024 IDC Study captures the value of VMware Cloud on AWS, delivering cost and staff efficiencies, enhanced performance, and improved business results.

VMware Cloud on AWS by the Numbers

$3.42M

Higher revenue per 100 VMs per year

361%

Three-year return on investment

6

Months payback on investment

Product Demos

Introduction

Explore a quick introduction to VMware Cloud on AWS.

Cloud Migration

Discover easy ways to migrate workloads to VMware Cloud on AWS.

Onboarding

Get a walkthrough of customer onboarding for VMware Cloud on AWS.

Create Software-Defined Data Center (SDDC)

See how to create a VMware Cloud on AWS SDDC and set up initial management access.

Application Transformer for VMware Tanzu

Learn about Application Transformer for VMware Tanzu in a VMware Cloud on AWS environment.

Introduction

Introduction

Explore a quick introduction to VMware Cloud on AWS.

Cloud Migration

Cloud Migration

Discover easy ways to migrate workloads to VMware Cloud on AWS.

Onboarding

Onboarding

Get a walkthrough of customer onboarding for VMware Cloud on AWS.

Create SDDC

Create Software-Defined Data Center (SDDC)

See how to create a VMware Cloud on AWS SDDC and set up initial management access.

Application Transformer

Application Transformer for VMware Tanzu

Learn about Application Transformer for VMware Tanzu in a VMware Cloud on AWS environment.

Accelerate with VMware Cloud on AWS

VMware Skills and Tools in the Cloud

Benefit from the agility, scale and innovation of publish cloud - no need to retrain staff, hire scarce talent, refurbish tools, or revamp processes.

Elastic and On-Demand vSphere Environment

Deliver rapid time to value by spinning up an entire VMware SDDC in the AWS Cloud in under two hours. Then scale the host capacity in minutes.

Consistent Security, Operations and Governance

Minimize disruption by extending established on-premises security, governance and operational policies while adding the cloud scale and security of AWS.

Outsourced Infrastructure Upkeep

Free up time and resources from mundane day-to-day operations to focus on IT activities that are material to the business.

One Platform for VMs, Containers and Services

Modernize vSphere workloads with a portfolio of managed Kubernetes services. Extend the value of enterprise apps with 200+ AWS services, all on one platform.

Sustainable Global Infrastructure

Reduce your carbon footprint with infrastructure powered by renewable energy. Deploy applications in 20 regions with multiple levels of redundancy to minimize downtime.

VMware Cross-Cloud Services

VMware Cloud on AWS is a Cloud Infrastructure service of the Cross-Cloud services portfolio that enables an enterprise-grade hybrid cloud with AWS.

Solve Your Toughest Challenges

Leading companies worldwide use VMware Cloud on AWS to run, manage and protect their critical vSphere workloads across multiple use cases.

Modernize Applications Pragmatically

Accelerate enterprise application migration without complex conversions or unfavorable application refactoring. Modernize existing enterprise applications at your own pace and build next-gen applications using native AWS services. 

Accelerate Data Center Transformation

Reduce the data center footprint by migrating all workloads to the cloud in a fast, safe, and cost-effective manner, leveraging the large-scale migration capabilities included in the service.

Extend Your Data Center to the Cloud

Extend an on-premises data center to VMware SDDC-consistent, on-demand, agile capacity in AWS Cloud. Manage on-premises and VMware Cloud on AWS environments through a single-pane of glass.

Disaster and Ransomware Recovery

Simplify disaster protection with VMware Cloud Disaster Recovery and VMware Site Recovery with on-demand site protection with native automated orchestration, failover, and failback capabilities. Confidently recover from ransomware with VMware Ransomware Recovery.

App Migration and Modernization

Modernize Applications Pragmatically

Accelerate enterprise application migration without complex conversions or unfavorable application refactoring. Modernize existing enterprise applications at your own pace and build next-gen applications using native AWS services. 

Data Center Migration

Accelerate Data Center Transformation

Reduce the data center footprint by migrating all workloads to the cloud in a fast, safe, and cost-effective manner, leveraging the large-scale migration capabilities included in the service.

Data Center Extension

Extend Your Data Center to the Cloud

Extend an on-premises data center to VMware SDDC-consistent, on-demand, agile capacity in AWS Cloud. Manage on-premises and VMware Cloud on AWS environments through a single-pane of glass.

Disaster Recovery-as-a-Service

Disaster and Ransomware Recovery

Simplify disaster protection with VMware Cloud Disaster Recovery and VMware Site Recovery with on-demand site protection with native automated orchestration, failover, and failback capabilities. Confidently recover from ransomware with VMware Ransomware Recovery.

VMware Cloud on AWS Options and Pricing

VMware Cloud on AWS can be purchased on-demand, as a 1-year or 3-year standard subscription (monthly or upfront payment), or as a 1-year or 3-year flexible subscription. The minimum required configuration for the production environment is 2 hosts per cluster for I3en.metal, I4i.metal and M7i.metal host types.

VMware Cloud on AWS: Advanced subscription tier will be available on i3en.metal, i4i.metal and m7i.metal instance types only. All new deployments (new SDDCs) of VMware Cloud on AWS- i3en.metal/i4i.metal/m7i.metal host types now include advanced cloud management features available in VMware Cloud on AWS: Advanced tier. Existing deployments (existing SDDCs) will get these advanced cloud management, networking and security features over time. The pricing for VMware Cloud on AWS: Advanced subscription tier is same as previously offered VMware Cloud on AWS subscription pricing.

Single Host

Low-cost option to jump start your hybrid cloud experience (for non-production use only). Includes:

 

  • VMware SDDC software: vSphere, vSAN, NSX, vCenter Server
  • VMware HCX
  • Dedicated Amazon EC2 Bare Metal Instances
  • VMware Global Support

Production

Designed for production enterprise environments. Production hosts include:

 

  • VMware SDDC software: vSphere, vSAN, NSX, vCenter Server
  • VMware HCX
  • VMware Tanzu services: TKG Service + TMC Essentials
  • Dedicated Amazon EC2 Bare Metal Instances
  • VMware Global Support
  • Lifecycle management by VMware (updates, patches and upgrades)
  • Support for High Availability (HA) and Stretched Clusters
  • Advanced hybrid cloud management, networking and security capabilities (For new SDDCs of VMware Cloud on AWS: Advanced subscription tier- i3en.metal/i4i.metal/m7i.metal host types only).
  • Service Level Agreement (SLA)

Learn, Evaluate, Implement

Resources

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Partners

Find trusted partners who can expertly deliver and extend the value of your investment.

FAQ

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Features and Roadmap

Explore key features of VMware Cloud on AWS and browse developing capabilities.

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