Azure VMware SolutionsRun your VMware workloads natively on Azure
Move or extend on-premise VMware environments to Azure
Seamlessly move your VMware-based workloads from your datacenter to Azure and integrate your VMWare environments with Azure. Keep managing your existing environments with the same VMware tools you already know, while modernizing your applications with Azure native services. Azure VMware Solutions are delivered by Microsoft, verified by VMware, and run on Azure infrastructure.
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See why Azure is the go-to cloud solution for your VMware workloads
Get scale, automation, and fast provisioning for your VMware workloads on global Azure infrastructure.
Keep using your existing VMware investments, skills, and tools, including VMware vSphere, vSAN, vCenter, and all other providers’ tools.
Modernize your VMware workloads by integrating with native Azure services such as Azure Active Directory, AI, and Analytics
Take advantage of unmatched Azure pricing and benefits for Windows Server and SQL Server.
Azure VMware Solution by CloudSimple
Provision VMware infrastructure on the cloud in minutes and modernize your applications at your own pace. Experience the integrated management of Azure and VMware resources. Keep using the same VMware tools you already know, and operate your VMware on Azure environments the same way that you run your existing infrastructure. Move or extend your on-premises VMs to Azure without refactoring your applications. Enhance your VMware applications with dedicated, isolated, high-performance infrastructure and unique Azure products and services.
Azure VMware Solution by Virtustream
One additional Microsoft solution developed in conjunction with a VMware Cloud Verified partner is being planned for future release: Azure VMware Solution by Virtustream. The solution will be available later this year.
When are Azure VMware Solutions going to be available?
Azure VMware Solution by CloudSimple is available now. One additional Microsoft solution developed in conjunction with a VMware Cloud Verified partner is being planned for future release: Azure VMware Solution by Virtustream. The solution will be available later this year.
What type of Azure infrastructure does Azure VMware Solutions run on?
VMware-based workloads are deployed on single-tenant, dedicated, and isolated physical servers.
What can businesses do with Azure VMware Solutions
Popular Azure VMware Solutions scenarios include:
- Datacenter footprint reduction, consolidation, and retirement
Reduce your datacenter footprint with a one-time re-deployment of your VMware-based virtual machines. Lift and shift any vSphere-based workloads to Azure in a non-disruptive, automated, scalable, and highly available way without changing the underlying vSphere hypervisor.
- Datacenter expansion based on demand
Seamlessly and elastically expand or augment data center capacity—and adjust your costs—on-demand for short periods of time.
- Disaster recovery and business continuity
Use a VMware stack deployed in Azure as a primary or secondary on-demand disaster recovery site for on-premises data center infrastructure.
- Application modernization
Tap into the Azure ecosystem to modernize your applications without having to rebuild your VMware-based environments.