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Learn more about VMware Cloud Foundation, vSphere with Tanzu, vSAN, and vSphere

Learn about the technology behind the software-defined data center. Read about key features, learn why the technology is important, listen to experts talk about how & when to use features, and see examples of how these products can help your business move forward.

VMware Cloud Foundation
VMware Cloud Foundation is the hybrid cloud platform for managing VMs and orchestrating containers, enabling consistent, secure infrastructure and operations across private and public clouds.
Last Updated: September 20, 2020

Product

  • Cloud Foundation
  • Cloud Foundation 3.9
  • Cloud Foundation 4
VMware vSphere
The premier server virtualization platform, delivering essential services for the modern hybrid cloud. Now rearchitected with native Kubernetes that enables you to run existing enterprise applications alongside modern containerized applications in the infrastructure you already have.
Last Updated: September 22, 2020

Product

  • ESXi
  • ESXi 6.5
  • ESXi 6.7
  • ESXi 7
  • vCenter Server
  • vCenter Server 6.5
  • vCenter Server 6.7
  • vCenter Server 7
  • vSphere
  • vSphere 6.5
  • vSphere 6.7
  • vSphere 7
  • vSphere with Tanzu

Technology

  • AMD EPYC
  • API Explorer
  • Assignable Hardware
  • Clones
  • Cloud Native Storage
  • Code Capture
  • Container Storage Interface
  • Content Library
  • Distributed Resource Scheduler (DRS)
  • Enhanced Linked Mode (ELM)
  • Enhanced vMotion Compatibility (EVC)
  • ESXi
  • Identity Federation
  • Intel Xeon
  • iSCSI
  • Kubernetes
  • NFS
  • NTP
  • PowerCLI
  • PTP
  • Raw Device Mapping (RDM)
  • Secure Boot
  • Skyline Health
  • Snapshots
  • Storage vMotion
  • Trusted Platform Module (TPM)
  • VAAI
  • vCenter Server High Availability (vCHA)
  • vCenter Server Single Sign-on (SSO)
  • Virtual Trusted Platform Module (vTPM)
  • Virtual Volumes (vVols)
  • Virtualization-Based Security (VBS)
  • VM Encryption
  • VMFS
  • vMotion
  • VMware Certificate Authority (VMCA)
  • VMware Tools
  • vSGX
  • vSphere Distributed Switch (vDS)
  • vSphere Fault Tolerance (FT)
  • vSphere High Availability (HA)
  • vSphere Lifecycle Manager (vLCM)
  • vSphere Standard Switch
  • vSphere Trust Authority (vTA)
VMware vSAN
Enterprise-class hyperconverged storage for traditional and modern applications.
Last Updated: August 14, 2020

Product

  • vSAN
  • vSAN 6.7
  • vSAN 7

Latest Content

October 28, 2020
ESXi System Storage When Upgrading
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Solution

  • Storage
  • Upgrade

Type

  • Blog

Level

  • Intermediate

Category

  • Technical Overview
  • Best Practice

Product

  • ESXi
  • ESXi 7
  • vSphere 7

Technology

  • ESXi

Phase

  • Design
  • Deploy
October 28, 2020
ESXi System Storage Changes
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Solution

  • Storage
  • Upgrade

Type

  • Blog

Level

  • Intermediate

Category

  • Technical Overview

Product

  • ESXi
  • ESXi 7
  • vSphere 7

Technology

  • ESXi

Phase

  • Deploy
October 28, 2020
Storage vMotion Improvements
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Solution

  • Application Acceleration
  • Storage

Type

  • Blog

Level

  • Advanced

Category

  • Deep Dive

Product

  • vSphere 7

Technology

  • Storage vMotion

Phase

  • Migrate
October 27, 2020
How is Virtual Memory Translated to Physical Memory?
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Type

  • Blog

Level

  • Advanced

Category

  • Deep Dive

Product

  • ESXi
  • vSphere

Technology

  • ESXi
October 27, 2020
Enhanced vMotion Compatibility (EVC) Explained
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Solution

  • Application Acceleration

Type

  • Blog

Level

  • Intermediate

Category

  • Technical Overview

Product

  • vSphere

Technology

  • Enhanced vMotion Compatibility (EVC)
  • vMotion

Phase

  • Manage
  • Migrate
  • Optimize
October 27, 2020
vMotion Enhancements in vSphere 7
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Solution

  • Application Acceleration
  • Lifecycle Management

Type

  • Blog

Level

  • Intermediate

Category

  • What's New

Product

  • vSphere 7

Technology

  • vMotion

Phase

  • Migrate
  • Optimize
October 27, 2020
Troubleshooting vMotion
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Solution

  • Application Acceleration

Type

  • Blog

Level

  • Advanced

Category

  • Deep Dive

Product

  • vSphere

Technology

  • Storage vMotion
  • vMotion

Phase

  • Manage
  • Migrate
October 27, 2020
How to Tune vMotion for Lower Migration Times?
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Solution

  • Application Acceleration

Type

  • Blog

Level

  • Advanced

Category

  • Deep Dive

Product

  • vSphere

Technology

  • Storage vMotion
  • vMotion

Phase

  • Migrate
  • Optimize
October 27, 2020
The vMotion Process Under the Hood
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Solution

  • Application Acceleration
  • BC/DR

Type

  • Blog

Level

  • Advanced

Category

  • Technical Overview

Product

  • vSphere

Technology

  • vMotion

Phase

  • Manage
  • Optimize
October 27, 2020
vMotion Improvements in vSphere 7
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Solution

  • Application Acceleration

Type

  • Video

Level

  • Intermediate

Category

  • Technical Overview
  • What's New

Product

  • vSphere 7

Technology

  • vMotion

Phase

  • Migrate
October 27, 2020
DRS with Scalable Shares in vSphere 7
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Solution

  • Application Acceleration

Type

  • Video

Level

  • Advanced

Category

  • Technical Overview

Product

  • vSphere 7

Technology

  • Distributed Resource Scheduler (DRS)

Phase

  • Optimize
October 27, 2020
What's New with DRS in vSphere 7
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Solution

  • Application Acceleration

Type

  • Video

Level

  • Intermediate

Category

  • What's New

Product

  • vSphere 7

Technology

  • Distributed Resource Scheduler (DRS)

Phase

  • Optimize