VMware Integrating Kubernetes Everywhere
VMware is continuing its massive Kubernetes march with the launch today of new product releases for vSphere, vSAN, VxRail and VMware Cloud Foundation injected with VMware Tanzu in a move to push customers to more rapidly adopt Kubernetes.
The Palo Alto, Calif.-based virtualization superstar also unleashed on Tuesday new software offerings such as HCI Mesh and the vSAN Data Persistence platform, along with enhanced scaling capabilities and new Tanzu editions.
VMware is seeking to dominate the Kubernetes market with its VMware Tanzu platform of services designed to deliver enterprise-grade Kubernetes at scale. VMware’s growing portfolio includes Tanzu Application Service, its centralized management platform Tanzu Mission Control, as well as Tanzu Kubernetes Grid that enables customers to run a multi-cluster Kubernetes environment on any infrastructure with built-in security. Customers can combine Tanzu with solutions such as VMware Cloud Foundation and vSphere to provide infrastructure and application management for cloud-native adoption.
Here are the new VMware software offerings and Tanzu integrations the company unveiled on Tuesday.