With this alliance, Dell and Microsoft deliver a fully certified, native, and supported VMware cloud infrastructure on Microsoft Azure.
Dell Technologies and Microsoft Corp. recently declared to expand their partnership to support a wide range of customers’ needs and to expand their digital transformation.
Customer will also get joint VMware Workspace ONE and Microsoft 365 so that customers will be able to manage their office 365 devices through cloud-based incorporation with Microsoft Intune and Azure Active Directory. VMware is also expanding the enhancements of Windows Virtual Desktop to take the maximum advantage of VMware Horizon Cloud on Microsoft Azure.
SATYA NADELLA, CEO, MICROSOFT, QUOTED, “AT MICROSOFT, WE’RE FOCUSED ON EMPOWERING CUSTOMERS IN THEIR DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION JOURNEY, THROUGH PARTNERSHIPS THAT ENABLE THEM TO TAKE ADVANTAGE OF THE MICROSOFT CLOUD, USING THE TECHNOLOGIES THEY ALREADY HAVE. TOGETHER WITH DELL TECHNOLOGIES AND VMWARE, WE ARE PROVIDING OUR MUTUAL CUSTOMERS WITH AN INTEGRATED CLOUD EXPERIENCE AND DIGITAL WORKPLACE SOLUTIONS TO OPEN UP NEW OPPORTUNITIES AND MEET THEIR EVOLVING NEEDS.”
The Latest Azure VMware Solutions delivers a unified VMware experience on Microsoft Azure.
The Azure VMware solutions are developed on VMware Cloud Foundation which is a comprehensive offering of storage, networking, compute, and management. With the help of these solutions, customers will be able to take advantage of VMware’s widely organized and reliable cloud infrastructure while experiencing the influence of Microsoft Azure.
Azure VMware Solutions allow companies to knock into Azure’s scale, security, and rapid provisioning cycles to modernize and update applications while also enlightening performance. By assimilating with native Azure services, customers can effortlessly infuse advanced capabilities like IoT, machine learning, and AI into their applications empowering innovative, intelligent experiences.
Pat Gelsinger, CEO, VMware, said, “We’re excited to expand our collaboration with Microsoft. These innovative cloud and client offerings will deliver customers even more value. These offerings will provide customers the flexibility to accelerate their cloud journey and drive their business forward.”
With this partnership agreement, joint Microsoft 365 and VMware Workspace ONE customer can now get their digital workspace across device platforms while taking full advantage of existing and future investments.
Precisely, customers will be able to utilize Workspace ONE to manage and secure the productivity features of Office 365 across devices via cloud-based integration with Microsoft Intune and Azure Active Directory.