Simplify Deployment of SDDC and Hybrid Cloud

VMware Cloud Foundation is the unified SDDC platform that brings together VMware’s vSphere, vSAN and NSX into a natively integrated stack to deliver enterprise-ready cloud infrastructure for the private and public cloud.

Simplify Deployment of SDDC and Hybrid Cloud

VMware Cloud Foundation Announced at VMworld Las Vegas

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VMware Cloud Foundation: Lowest TCO & Maximum Agility

Learn why VMware Cloud Foundation is an ideal SDDC platform for hybrid clouds.

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What Cloud Foundation Delivers

Next Generation Hyper-Convergence

Take hyper-converged infrastructure to the next level beyond compute and storage to include networking with VMware NSX for enhanced network security and even greater scalability.

Radically Simple Operations

Use built-in automated lifecycle management of all day 0 and day 2 tasks with the VMware SDDC Manager.

Enterprise Class Capabilities

Leverage VMware’s market leading SDDC solutions to deliver high scalability, improved performance and advanced storage and network management.

Public Cloud Extension

Access VMware Cloud Foundation managed by public cloud providers for a unified and consistent operational experience across the private and public cloud.

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Learn more about the features and benefits of the new unified SDDC platform for the private and public cloud.

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FEATURES

Industry Leading Hypervisor

Virtualize any application with highly available, resilient, on-demand infrastructure.

High Performance and Storage Elasticity

Get all flash performance and enterprise-class storage services including deduplication, compression, and erasure coding.

Network and Security

VMware NSX drastically simplifies network management and enables higher levels of security by leveraging microsegmentation.

Automated Lifecycle Management

Automate the deployment, configuration, patching and upgrading of the entire VMware stack with VMware SDDC Manager. This can be further extended when deployed with vRealize Suite and VMware Horizon.

Flexible Deployment Choice

Flexibly deploy on-premises across multiple pre-qualified hardware partners or run as a service through leading cloud providers.

VMware Cloud Foundation Whitepaper


Accelerate your journey to the hybrid cloud with VMware Cloud Foundation.

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BENEFITS

Faster Time to Market

Achieve faster time to market by eliminating complex processes around system design, testing, bring-up and configuration.

Boost Productivity

Increase admin productivity by automating operational tasks including monitoring, patching, and updates.

Lower TCO

Reduces CapEx and OpEx for increased cost savings.

BEST-IN-CLASS PRIVATE CLOUD 

Easily deploy Cloud Foundation in your data center on pre-qualified and validated hardware partners. Cloud Foundation supports qualified vSAN ready-nodes from HP, Dell, and QCT.

Use Cases

 

  • Virtual Infrastructure

    Leverage the high performance, availability and scalability of Cloud Foundation to run any mission critical application including databases, web apps and virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI).


  • VDI

    Easily run and provision virtual or remote desktops and applications including VMware Horizon.


  • Private Cloud

    Build a complete private cloud with any cloud management platform including VMware vRealize Suite.

Cloud Foundation Supports Qualified vSAN Ready-Nodes from HP, Dell and QCT

Learn more about the available hardware options and configurations.

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EXTEND TO PUBLIC CLOUD 

Extend your private cloud to the public cloud by consuming Cloud Foundation as a service from leading cloud service providers for a consistent experience across clouds.

VMware and AWS Partnership

Learn what this means to you.

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VMware vCloud Air with Cloud Foundation

Soon Cloud Foundation will be available on vCloud Air. vCloud Air with Cloud Foundation brings innovative hybrid cloud services like Hybrid Cloud Manager and Disaster Recovery to the unified SDDC platform.

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VMware Cloud Foundation on IBM Cloud

Hear from Simon Kofkin-Hansen, CTO, Hybrid Cloud, IBM, on how they are delivering cloud services powered by the VMware Cloud Foundation.

IBM Cloud and VMware

Cloud Foundation is now available as-a-service on IBM Cloud, enabling a secure, elastic hybrid cloud.
Learn more about Cloud Foundation on the IBM Cloud >>

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CLOUD FREEDOM AND CONTROL 

To help your IT organization drive your enterprise’s digital agenda, the VMware Cross-Cloud Architecture™ gives you cloud freedom and control, enabling you to run, manage, connect, and secure applications across clouds and devices in a common operating environment. VMware delivers this through VMware Cloud Foundation™, a new set of Cross-Cloud services™ VMware is developing, and the vRealize cloud management platform.

Learn how the VMware Cross-Cloud Architecture provides freedom and control

Clouds can bring challenges as well as speed and flexibility. The VMware Cross-Cloud Architecture helps you meet them.

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