| 2016-10-13 16:32:39|
VMW, AMZN 16:32 10/13 10/13/16
VMware, Amazon Web Services to launch cloud service VMware Cloud on AWS
VMware (VMW) and Amazon Web Services (AMZN) announced a strategic alliance to build and deliver a seamlessly integrated hybrid offering that will give customers the full software-defined data center experience from the leader in the private cloud, running on the world's most popular, trusted, and robust public cloud. VMware Cloud on AWS will enable customers to run applications across VMware vSphere-based private, public, and hybrid cloud environments. Delivered, sold, and supported by VMware as an on-demand, elastically scalable service, VMware Cloud on AWS will allow VMware customers to use their existing VMware software and tools to leverage AWS's global footprint and breadth of services, including storage, databases, analytics, and more. For more information on VMware Cloud on AWS, visit VMware Cloud on AWS. Available in mid-2017, VMware Cloud on AWS will be delivered, sold, and supported by VMware as an on-demand, elastically scalable service. Pricing will be made available closer to the general availability date.