On September 12, 2017 at VMworld Europe, VMware announced VMware Cloud Verified. This branding will be used by VMware Cloud Provider partners who utilize VMware Cloud Infrastructure technologies to provide cloud services to their customers.
Customers deploying workloads using services of VMware Cloud Provider partners with the Cloud Verified logo are choosing an infrastructure platform that gives them freedom and control today and into the future. They enjoy compatibility and interoperability with best-in-class cloud options from VMware Cloud Providers. VMware Cloud Verified partners combine simple, agile, and secure data centers and private clouds—all enabled by VMware Cloud Infrastructure technologies—to give customers the strongest, most flexible cloud infrastructure for digital business transformation.
This logo helps customers and prospects identify and engage with VMware Cloud Provider partners who can deliver service offerings based on VMware Cloud Infrastructure technology. Customers utilizing services provided by VMware Cloud Verified partners can experience increased:
- Integration and interoperability – Deploy core compute, storage, and network building blocks that give you the freedom and flexibility to run your apps where you want, in the cloud or your data center.
- Flexibility – Choose from a wide range of VMware Cloud Providers worldwide with vertical focus, unique capabilities, and differentiated skills while avoiding vendor lock-in.
- Cost optimization – Rely on your IT team’s existing skill sets and lower your TCO with consistent operations and infrastructure across clouds.
Our initial set of VMware Cloud Verified partners include marquee names with global data center operations:
Each of these partners will be providing cloud services to customers leveraging best-in-class VMware Cloud Infrastructure technologies. VMware will be adding additional partners to the VMware Cloud Verified umbrella.
In addition to our Cloud Verified partners, the VMware Cloud Provider ecosystem of more than 4,000 partners in over 100 countries continues to provide localized, specialized cloud services to meet our customers diverse and individual cloud computing requirements. Find yours today!