IBM and VMware have recently announced their intention to collaborate together to achieve the workload modernization as well as to strengthen aspects related to the cloud security. Cloud adoption brings clear business benefits such as flexibility, agility, economy, and global presence.
The agreed alliance comes after different announcements, however with this recent news we know that both companies will go hand in hand in terms of innovation and security in the development of IT. From this agreement, the American companies will advocate to implement the development and the efficiency in everything that includes the sector of the technology of the information.
The most important points of the agreement
IBM and VMware will try by working together to satisfy their customers and partners by. To this end, both firms have set as primary objectives the modernization of workloads, the promotion of growth, addressing and provide solutions in everything that concerns security and dramatically reduce the talent and skills gap in IT. The new alliance they share will undoubtedly elevate the future of information technology.
The technological multinational IBM will become the first public cloud provider that it will launch a new service managed by partners and that will be based on editions of VMware Cloud. With this, customers will have a new, much more secure alternative to running their applications and workloads.
Another outstanding and relevant point of the agreement is that from now on there will be a new multi-tenant solution that will be managed with IBM Cloud. With this cloud solution, flexible and affordable consumption will be offered, a fact that will allow companies to adapt more easily to market demands.
In addition to what has been seen so far, the agreement has also revealed that IBM Consulting has launched the IBM Cloud Cyber Recover (ICCR) service, which is a managed service that is based on cyber recovery. This will further strengthen data security and business operations.
On the other hand, Dizzion has unveiled Digital Workspaces for Financial Services, an innovative and recent product that will be available on the IBM Cloud for Financial Services and with which a much more modernized digital work environment and confiable.
In the same way, it has been known that HCLTech, which is an IBM partner, has developed its Shared Data Center as a Service (Shared DCaaS), based on the IBM Cloud for VMware Solutions platform. With this new offer, companies will be able to have access to shared data center services of high quality in the cloud system.
The announcements do not end here, and it is that in addition to those known so far, PrimaylO has unveiled its Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS) platform on IBM Cloud. With this development of PrimarylO, business organizations will be able to increase their solutions in terms of cloud disaster recovery from IBM, such as data asset recovery in 15 minutes with Veeam or point-in-time data recovery with Zerto on the IBM Cloud.
Unified work between IBM and Vmware prepares IT departments for the transformation of network infrastructure and static services into virtualized and dynamic pools of resources. Likewise, these resources may be organized according to the demand that exists for technical and commercial needs.
There are definitely some key benefits to running VMware on the IBM Cloud, such as compatibility, as IBM Cloud is compatible with existing WMware environments; security and control.
With all this on the table, the signing between the two technology companies offers the cloud market a broad and better development, in which its future will be marked by a much more secure, modern, flexible and advantageous environment. Now IT will appear much more developed, efficient and favorable in the face of an increasingly technological future.