Learn about VMware Cloud on AWS

Learn about the technology behind VMware Cloud on AWS.  Read about the key features of this service, and listen to the experts talk about the technology and how it can help your business.

Feature Brief
Feature Briefs
Take a closer look at the features that make VMware Cloud on AWS such a unique offering.  Learn about the ways this service has been designed to assure availability, simplify management, and allow for seamless hybrid operation and migration to the cloud.
Last Updated: April 20, 2020

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  • Overview

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  • Feature Brief
Cloud Field Day
Cloud Field Day brings together the best independent thought leaders in enterprise cloud to discuss pressing issues and technology advancements with key companies in the space.  
Last Updated: April 28, 2020

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  • Intermediate
Technical Overview
VMware Cloud on AWS Unplugged
The VMware Cloud on AWS Unplugged Podcast gives you all the latest and greatest information to help accelerate your cloud migration journey. We host 1:1 discussions with VMware experts about topics ranging from VMware Cloud on AWS overview, key features and capabilities, product strategy and roadmap, tech tips for cloud migration, how the cloud economics work and much more.
Last Updated: May 21, 2020

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  • General

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  • Podcast

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  • Overview

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  • Technical Overview

Use Cases

Explore the use cases that VMware Cloud on AWS can solve

Cloud Migration
Rapidly and easily migrate VMware vSphere-based workloads to the cloud with VMware Cloudon AWS. Leverage familiar VMware tools and skillsets to accelerate cloud migrations, and reduce the risk and cost of cloud migrations compared to alternatives that require conversions or re-architecture.

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  • Cloud Migration

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  • Technical Overview

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  • Migrate
Data Center Extension
Easily extend your footprint into the cloud and get VMware-consistent, enterprise-grade environments in the AWS cloud in a fast and cost-effective way with VMware Cloud on AWS.

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  • Datacenter Extension

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  • Overview

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  • Technical Overview

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  • Migrate
Virtual Desktops with VMware Cloud on AWS
VMware Horizon7 for VMware Cloudon AWS delivers a seamlessly integrated hybrid cloud for virtual desktops and applications. It combines the enterprise capabilities of the VMware Software-Defined Data Center (SDDC), delivered as a service on AWS, with the market-leading capabilities of VMware Horizon 7 for a simple, secure, and scalable solution.

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  • VDI

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  • Overview

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  • Technical Overview
Disaster Recovery with VMware Cloud on AWS
Easily deliver business continuity with VMware Site Recovery, on-demand disaster recovery as a service optimized for VMware Cloud on AWS. Accelerate time-to-protection, simplify disaster recovery operations, and reduce secondary site costs with cloud economics, while providing a secondary site that is operationally consistent with your VMware data center.

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  • Disaster Recovery

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  • Overview

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  • Technical Overview

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  • Deploy
  • Manage
Enterprise Applications for VMware Cloud on AWS
Built on the proven VMware software-defined datacenter foundation, VMware Cloud on AWS has the power to run your enterprise applications. The resources on this page will help you with getting ready for production deployments.

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  • Intermediate
Kubernetes and VMware Cloud on AWS
With VMware Cloud on AWS, customerscan run, monitor and manage Kubernetescontainers and virtual machines on the same platform using the same tools therebyproviding flexibility andsimplifyingour customers’infrastructure operations.

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  • App Modernization

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  • Overview

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  • Technical Overview

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  • Kubernetes

In-depth materials

When you are ready to dive deeper into VMware Cloud on AWS, take a look at these more advanced resources

Technical Guide
VMware Cloud: An Architectural Guide
The technical details you need in order to successfully design your VMware Cloud deployment. Learn about the key components of a Software Defined Data Center (SDDC), how it is architected for cloud, and options available to taylor an SDDC to your specific needs.  
Last Updated: April 22, 2020

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  • General

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  • Activity Path

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  • Advanced

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  • Technical Guide
Technical Guide
VMware Cloud: A Design Guide
The starting point for successfully designing your VMware Cloud on AWS deployment. Discover the key considerations for designing at both small and large scales, strategies for planning an implementation, and how to tailor the solution to meet the business needs of your specific organization.
Last Updated: May 19, 2020

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  • General

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  • Activity Path

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  • Advanced

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  • Technical Guide
Tools and References
This page has links to important tools and references that you'll need as you plan your VMware Cloud on AWS deployment.
Last Updated: May 29, 2020

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  • Intermediate

Latest Content

June 23, 2020
Deploying the vCenter Cloud Gateway and Configuring Hybrid Linked Mode in VMware Cloud on AWS
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  • General

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  • Video

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  • Intermediate

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  • Technical Guide
June 22, 2020
External Content
VMware Cloud on AWS Unplugged: AWS Services
Listen to Podcast

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  • Podcast

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  • Overview

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  • Technical Overview

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  • AWS Services
June 22, 2020
Data Center Extension
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  • Datacenter Extension

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  • Overview

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  • Technical Overview

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  • Migrate
June 22, 2020
External Content
VMware Cloud on AWS Unplugged: Data Center Extension
Listen to Podcast

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  • Datacenter Extension

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  • Podcast

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  • Overview

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  • Technical Overview
June 19, 2020
Configuring a Policy-Based VPN for Your SDDC in VMware Cloud on AWS
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  • General

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  • Video

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  • Intermediate

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  • Technical Guide
June 19, 2020
Enabling Access to vCenter Server in Your Cloud SDDC From the Public Internet in VMware Cloud on AWS
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  • General

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  • Video

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  • Intermediate

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  • Technical Guide
June 19, 2020
Overview of Network Connectivity Options For Your SDDC in VMware Cloud on AWS
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  • General

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  • Video

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  • Intermediate

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  • Technical Guide
June 19, 2020
Deploying Your SDDC in VMware Cloud on AWS
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  • General

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  • Video

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  • Overview

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  • Technical Guide
June 19, 2020
Overview of Deploying Your VMware Cloud on AWS SDDC
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  • General

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  • Video

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  • Overview

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  • Technical Guide
June 11, 2020
Setting Up Your VMware Cloud on AWS Account, Organization, and Payment Details
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  • General

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  • Video

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  • Intermediate

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  • Technical Guide
June 10, 2020
Integrating VMware Cloud on AWS with Amazon S3
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  • General

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  • Video

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  • Intermediate

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  • Technical Guide
June 10, 2020
Preparing AWS Infrastructure for a VMware Cloud on AWS Deployment
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  • General

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  • Video

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  • Intermediate

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  • Technical Guide