Articles By: VMware

The Business Value of Running Applications on VMware Cloud on AWS in VMware Hybrid Cloud Environments

IDC spoke with organizations to understand the IT and business impact of running applications on VMware Cloud on AWS compared to running those on other public cloud solutions. Some of the Key findings include: • 57% lower cost of migration• 46% faster migration• 83% less unplanned downtime• 351% 3-year ROI In addition, study participants have recorded improvements in terms of […]

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Network Virtualization For Dummies, VMware 3rd Special Edition

Perhaps you’ve heard some talk about network virtualization, and wondered what it was all about. How can something physical, like network hardware, become something entirely existing in software? And how does it change the way networks operate and IT professionals do their jobs? In this guide, you will learn why network virtualization is such a hot topic, how you can […]

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Five Critical Requirements for Internal Firewalling in the Data Center

Preventing hackers from hiding inside large volumes of east-west network traffic has now become critical to security professionals. Organizations need new tools and techniques to fight back. In this paper, you will learn: · The differences between protecting north-south network traffic and east-west network traffic· The challenges in using traditional perimeter firewalls to secure east-west network traffic· The characteristics that […]

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ESG: Exploring Hybrid Cloud Adoption & the Complexity of Securing East-West Traffic

ESG surveyed IT decision-makers about their organizations’ cloud priorities and perceptions. Based on the research, ESG shares industry viewpoints and takeaways on hybrid, multi-cloud approaches to infrastructure, as well as consistent policy enforcement and centralized control across hybrid environments. Download the ESG report to get insights on:• Trends in hybrid cloud and hybridized applications.• Market demand for Data Center-as-a-service.• Protection […]

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Tension Between the I T and Security Professionals Reinforcing Siloes and Security Strain

Although IT and Security teams shoulder the responsibility of many mission-critical tasks in organizations, they often are not aligned under a unified strategy. To assess how a common IT and security strategy can break down silos across the two teams, VMware commissioned Forrester to survey 1,400+ manager level and above IT/security professionals along with CIOs and CISOs. The report delves […]

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Mitigating Cloud Security & Compliance Risks With VMware Secure State

Reducing misconfigurations, monitoring malicious activity, and preventing unauthorized access are foundational activities necessary to ensure security and compliance of applications and data in the cloud. As criminals become more sophisticated in their abilities to exploit cloud misconfiguration vulnerabilities, security teams need a smarter approach to prevent security breaches. VMware Secure State is an intelligent cloud security and compliance monitoring platform […]

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Security in Kubernetes

Understand potential risks in your cluster, and the best practices for securing sensitive workloads The most important things to keep in mind when you host sensitive workloads on KubernetesHow to understand potential risks in your clusterAccess control variabilities, and security monitoring and auditing considerationsActionable recommendations to secure your Kubernetes clusters

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Blueprint for a Future Ready Workforce: A 3-Stage Approach  

It’s not news that the digital economy is changing all the rules for IT, which has to deliver the infrastructure and apps that business stakeholders demand. And they have to do it fast without compromising security. That’s why it so important to have a modern data center. Learn what defines a modern data center and how to deliver that for […]

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