• Build, Run and Manage Any App on Any Cloud with Application Modernization

    Free Your Apps. Control Your Ops


    You have hundreds or even thousands of applications—both existing monoliths and new cloud native microservices. They’re all different and all critical to your business.
    VMware has the application technologies that enable you to build, run and manage all your applications across any cloud, and the team to guide you along the way.

    Optimize Your Approach to App Modernization 

    Build Cloud-Native Apps

    It might start with just an idea for an application. Our designers and engineers work alongside your development team from concept to code to production. We’ll use agile development methods to deliver an application that makes the best use of microservices and APIs.

    Build applications with VMware to integrate cloud-native principles and accelerate your development process.

    Learn How We Can Build Together


    Evolve Existing Apps

    Identifying the right strategy to break apart an existing, monolith application can be challenging. We’ll guide the move to microservices and implement a modern software supply chain to establish a repeatable process.

    Drive velocity by making off-the-shelf components readily available to your teams in a curated, customized, and secure form, and then introduce more automation to improve the developer experience.

    Explore a Modern Software Supply Chain

    Run and Manage Kubernetes in Multiple Clouds

    Modern applications require modern infrastructure. Make the best use of Kubernetes across environments—on premises, public cloud or edge—and deploy and operate with consistency.

    Our ubiquitous Kubernetes runtime is fully aligned to open source, and our control plane enables you to manage policy and security for all your Kubernetes clusters from a single command center.

    Get to Know the VMware Tanzu Portfolio

    More About VMware for Kubernetes


    Build Your Applications Faster Than Ever 

    Introducing VMware Tanzu and VMware Cloud Foundation

    Engage with VMware technical leaders as they explore the inspiration & innovation of VMware Tanzu and VMware Cloud Foundation.

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    VMware Application Modernization Portfolio

    Build applications more rapidly than ever, more powerfully than ever, for any cloud with our new app modernization portfolio.

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    Technical Details


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    Experience Tanzu Mission Control for Free

    Explore our new app modernization solution and see how you can manage Kubernetes across any cloud.

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    Take a Modern Apps Hands-on Lab

    Experience how these new offerings are redefining how applications are built, run, and managed.

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    Frequently Asked Questions About Kubernetes and VMware Tanzu

    What is VMware Tanzu?

    VMware Tanzu is a portfolio of products and services that transform how enterprises build and operate modern applications on Kubernetes.

    How is VMware Tanzu aligned to open-source technologies?

    VMware Tanzu is grounded in open source, and makes best use of Kubernetes and ecosystem technologies. Releases are closely aligned to upstream distributions of open-source software, packaged for enterprise adoption, and supported by VMware.

    How can VMware help my organization build modern apps?

    VMware Tanzu provides the technologies to build a modern software supply chain, as well as the services and expertise to help you build a new cloud native application and modernize existing applications.

    How does VMware Tanzu account for rapid changes in cloud native infrastructure?

    VMware Tanzu is inherently multi-cloud, offering you the flexibility to run modern applications on Kubernetes across on-premises, public clouds and edge.

    How can my organization get started with Kubernetes?

    The best place to start is with VMware Tanzu Kubernetes Grid, which offers a common Kubernetes core that is embedded in vSphere and easy to deploy and operate across public clouds and edge. 

    How does VMware Tanzu work with other Kubernetes distributions?

    It’s easy to integrate VMware Tanzu with other Kubernetes distributions. VMware Tanzu Mission Control delivers a single point of control for all your Kubernetes clusters, regardless of where they reside. This allows you to simplify the way you provision, manage and apply policies to your clusters.

    Continue Your Multi-Cloud Journey 

    Hybrid Cloud

    Hybrid Cloud

    Leverage the same VMware infrastructure foundation everywhere, including private cloud, public cloud and edge environments.

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    Multi-Cloud Operations

    Multi-Cloud Operations

    Easily maintain visibility and control of cloud cost, usage, security and governance—even across different cloud environments.

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