Understanding vRealize Cloud Management
VMware vRealize Cloud Management is an intelligent hybrid cloud management solution that enables you to consistently deploy and operate your apps, infrastructure, and platform services, from the data center to the cloud to the edge.
The Cloud management portfolio contains following products
VMware vRealize Automation and vRealize Automation Cloud
VMware vRealize Operations and vRealize Operations Cloud
VMware vRealize Log Insight and vRealize Log Insight Cloud
VMware vRealize Network Insight and vRealize Network Insight Cloud
How to get it ?
1) Directly from VMware as either individual products or as a suite,
2) As an on-premises suite in vRealize Suite / vCloud Suite or as a SaaS suite in vRealize Cloud universal.
3) From VMware channel partners, MSP partners, or from a public cloud service provider.
In this blog we will specifically talk about VRCU (vRealize cloud Universal)
Multi-Cloud SaaS Management has Flex Appeal
vRealize Cloud Universal supports your business transition to cloud with a consistent hybrid and multi-cloud management experience. You get the flexibility to deploy as SaaS or on-premises and the freedom to move between the two as needed. Plus, multiple licensing and delivery models enable you to move at your own pace, helping your organization become more agile, scalable, and efficient.
VMware realizes need of the hour where the world has either moved in cloud or planning to move in near future, keeping that in mind with vRCU you can deploy your cloud management as SaaS or on-premises in one license, interchangeably as business needs evolve and move workloads between clouds without repurchasing.
Let's understand different Editions :