IDC: VMware Cloud on AWS: Facilitating Agile Datacenter Extension and Virtual Desktop Infrastructure in the Public Cloud

Public cloud has transitioned from the realm of developers and secondary use cases to now being accepted as a viable alternative for nearly all IT infrastructure needs. As enterprises continue to have a certain level of traditional or private cloud infrastructure on-premises – for TCO or compliance, the dichotomy of needs has resulted in the growing prevalence of hybrid cloud environments. This IDC White Paper outlines two commonly seen hybrid cloud use cases for enterprises and dives deep on: Key considerations and challenges in Datacenter Extension and Virtual Desktop Infrastructure in the cloud, Challenges around Hybrid Cloud implementation, Accelerating the hybrid cloud journey with VMware Cloud on AWS in partnership with Intel, Opportunities of continued data center extension to cloud