Equinix, VMware and AWS are Re-Inventing Hybrid Cloud Infrastructures

Since last year’s AWS re:Invent conference, Equinix announced its collaboration with VMware and AWS to deliver private and secure hybrid cloud interconnection to VMware Cloud on AWS with Platform Equinix®. This joint solution enables our customers to establish multiple virtual private connections between on-premises vSphere environments and VMware Cloud on AWS using AWS Direct Connect and the Equinix Cloud Exchange Fabric™ (ECX Fabric™).

Building a Powerful Hybrid VMware Infrastructure with VMware Cloud on AWS

We are enabling private and secure hybrid cloud interconnection to VMware Cloud on AWS via Platform Equinix®. Users can establish multiple virtual private connections between on-premises vSphere environments and VMware Cloud on AWS using AWS Direct Connect and the Equinix Cloud Exchange Fabric™ (ECX Fabric™).

Realizing the true potential of NFV

With an NFV strategy, enterprises can deploy common x86 virtualization hardware that is ready to run a host of different Virtual Network Functions (VNFs)—software appliances deployed on NFV infrastructure.

How VMware and Equinix Interconnect vCloud Air to the Enterprise

Businesses can now deploy high-performance, secure VMware-based hybrid clouds

How to Converse in Cloud: Virtualization Vs. the Private Cloud

We tackle a common point of confusion: A lot of organizations think they’re running a private cloud, when what they’re really running is just a virtualized data center.

Enterprise Disaster Recovery in the Cloud: 3 Common Scenarios

Until the cloud, the housing of infrastructure in a secondary data center for replication or backup could be cost-prohibitive for small- or medium-sized organizations. The cloud provides a secondary DR location and infrastructure with little or no up front investment and an affordable pay-as-you-go scenario. Operational costs and resources are slashed and the cloud DR provider often takes over much of disaster recovery management and maintenance.

Workload Management in Hybrid and Multi-Cloud: Implications for Enterprises

As enterprises move into their hybrid / multi-cloud architectures and reap its benefits, they inevitably face challenges due to multiple ‘cloud silos’. Here, we discuss few of the common challenges enterprises face with managing workloads across ‘cloud silos’ in typical hybrid / multi-cloud deployments.