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Category: Migration

VMware Cloud on AWS

Diving Deep on the Foundational Blocks of VMware Cloud on AWS

VMware Cloud on AWS enables customers to extend their on-premises data centers and easily migrate application workloads without having to convert machine image formats or undergo a re-platforming process. Customers no longer have to over-provision hardware resources to accommodate for host failures. Instead, they can increase utilization of the cluster resources, as host failure replacement takes minutes, not days or weeks. In this post, we dive deeper into the foundational blocks that make up this service.

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AWS Migration

Enterprises Are Migrating to AWS with Confidence with Cloud-Native Visibility

As the move towards cloud accelerates, unsubstantiated fears about security are inhibiting the use of cloud services by some enterprises. A vital element of a successful cloud migration is understanding shared responsibilities between the organization and cloud service provider. Ixia’s CloudLens has a serverless architecture that scales with distributed software systems built for cloud scale, which delivers intelligent, resilient, and proactive cloud visibility.

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VMware Cloud on AWS

Securing Workloads on VMware Cloud on AWS Using Native AWS Services

With the recent launch of VMware Cloud on AWS, you can now run workloads on VMware-managed SDDC clusters installed on special bare metal hardware provided by Amazon Amazon EC2 services. This post describes a solution for securing workloads on VMware Cloud on AWS that we demonstrated at VMworld 2017. VMware workloads that run in the SDDC cluster can leverage different levels of AWS network and application protection capabilities with minimum to no changes to their application settings.

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VMware Cloud on AWS

Best Practices for Virtualizing Oracle RAC with VMware Cloud on AWS

VMware Cloud on AWS brings VMware’s Software-Defined Data Center (SDDC) to the AWS Cloud, and now many Business Critical Application workloads that were previously difficult to deploy in the cloud no longer require significant platform modifications. A Better Together demonstration that AWS and VMware co-presented at VMworld 2017 using an Oracle RAC database. Enterprises using Oracle RAC now have a seamless transition path to cloud with VMware Cloud on AWS.

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AWS Migration

Blu Genius for Mainframe to AWS Cloud-Native Transformation

Many organizations face mainframe challenges—decades-old mainframe-centric application portfolio is expensive, monolithic, rigid, and slow to evolve. Blu Genius is a legacy-COBOL-to-Cloud portal powered by Blu Age Velocity. It automates the transformation from mainframe legacy languages, databases, and file-systems to agile service-oriented applications on AWS. You can try Blu Genius live and for free with preloaded code and data samples by registering at blugenius.com.

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Cloud Migration: Measurement at the Moment Of Truth

By Lee Atchison, Sr. Director of Strategic Architecture, New Relic This is a guest post from New Relic, an Advanced APN Technology Partner and AWS Migration Competency Partner, When migrating applications to AWS, it doesn’t matter if you are rehosting, replatforming, or planning a full refactor—as you take each step, you should know what’s working. […]

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Four Key Steps of Optimizing Your IT Resources

In past posts, we have written about The Evolution of Managed Services in Hyperscale Cloud Environments and discussed how AWS and our APN Partners are Raising the Bar in light of this progression. Let’s now hear directly from a few of our MSP Partners who have embraced this new ideology in managed services and who […]

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Using TSO Logic Data Analytics and Data Modeling to Demonstrate Cost Advantages of AWS Cloud Migration

By Aaron Rallo, CEO, TSO Logic. This is a guest post from TSO Logic, an Advanced APN Technology Partner and AWS Migration Competency Partner. Let’s say you’re considering migrating to the AWS Cloud, but first want to get a solid grasp on the economics. Maybe your team hasn’t had the time to identify how much […]

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AWS Migration

Facilitating a Migration to AWS with CloudEndure by Leveraging Automation

By Carmen Puccio and Mandus Momberg, Partner Solutions Architects at AWS focused on Migration It’s no secret that migrating software and services from an on-premises environment to the cloud entails unique considerations and requirements. To provide confidence in the outcome of your migration, your migration strategy needs to scale easily. This means that a large […]

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Get to Know CloudVelox, Fugue, and Zerto – ISV Highlights, March 2017

Introduction by Terry Wise, Global Vice President, Channels & Alliances at AWS We find that customers are often able to greatly accelerate their digital transformations on AWS when they take advantage of services and solutions from Consulting and Technology Partners that complement one another. In fact, one of the very first blog posts we published […]

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