Azure VMware Solution is built on VMware Cloud Foundation – a comprehensive offering of software-defined compute, storage, networking, and management – deployed in Azure along with an integrated set of Azure services. Customers can capitalize on their existing VMware skills and tools while leveraging the global Microsoft Azure infrastructure. Azure VMware Solution enables a fast path to the cloud, seamlessly migrating or extending existing VMware workloads from on-premises environments to Azure without the cost, effort, or risk of re-architecting applications or retooling operations. Build, run, manage, and secure applications across VMware environments and Microsoft Azure while leveraging familiar and established VMware tools, skills, and processes
Transitioning to the cloud presents a number of challenges.
The rapid migration of on-premises workloads to the cloud for enterprises all over the world has been aided by the expansion and maturity of cloud computing, as well as developments in application development. Despite these developments, businesses are still having trouble migrating existing workloads to the cloud swiftly and effectively.
The following are some of the obstacles that are commonly encountered when adopting a cloud strategy:
- Inconsistent operations in the cloud and on-premises
- Inadequate skill sets and the need for new procedures
- Disparate management tools and security controls
- Inconsistent application of Service Level Agreements
- Incompatible machine formats
- High upfront expenses for refactoring and revalidation
- Reduced agility due to refactoring and workload migration delays
With Azure VMware Solution, you’ll be able to rise to the occasion.
The Azure VMware Solution combines VMware vSphere®, VMware vSANTM, and VMware NSX-TTM virtualization technologies to provide a unified VMware Software-Defined Data Center (SDDC). VMware HCX®, a workload mobility technology designed to make cloud migrations easier, is also offered.
Customers may deploy the Azure VMware Solution SDDC directly on dedicated bare-metal Azure infrastructure and leverage their existing VMware skills, tools, and investments. This ensures operationa