VMware Cloud on AWS

Enabling enterprises to add value to their business while maximizing existing on-premises VMware infrastructure. 
Abstract Illustration With Waves Curve Lines
Business Partners Talking About Their Recent Cloud Adoption With Aws Partners Xtravirt

With cloud at the heart of all digital transformation initiatives, hybrid cloud has established itself as the cloud model of choice for organisations looking to fast-track their way to competitive advantage and lower costs.

VMware Cloud on AWS delivers all the advantages of VMware to the AWS public cloud giving a consistent user experience across the public cloud and on-premises.

With Xtravirt, you have a trusted partner to help you through your cloud journey and achieve the best outcomes for your business.


Say Yes to VMware Cloud on AWS

VMware Cloud on AWS allows the seamless integration of on-premises vSphere environments to Amazon Cloud enabling you to migrate or extend your existing datacentre securely and at scale.

Could VMware Cloud on AWS be the key to enable you to deliver better business outcomes and unlock new value?

In this recent webinar hosted by Xtravirt (Principal Partner for VMware Cloud on AWS and Winner of VMware Cloud Platform Transformation of the Year Award), attendees were guided through the key differentiators of VMware Cloud on AWS, and took a closer look at how it meets real world cloud challenges.

Watch now and learn more about:

  • The benefits and key strategic drivers for VMware Cloud on AWS
  • Key use cases for VMware Cloud on AWS, with a focus on cloud migration and data centre extension
  • The best routes for getting started and how Xtravirt, as a trusted guide, can help you achieve your goals

5 Reasons to like VMware Cloud on AWS


Seamless integration between AWS public cloud and on-premises VMware infrastructure


Maximise investment in existing workloads, teams, skillsets and processesises VMware infrastructure


Rapid time to value with the ability to spin up an entire VMware SDDC in under 2 hours and scale host capacity in a few minutes


Leverage established on-premises enterprise security, governance and operational policies and extend that with the cloud scale and security that AWS Cloud brings


Flexibility and speed to enable a quick response to changing business needs or customer demands

Find out about more advantages of VMware Cloud on AWS by reading our Quick Guide

VMware Cloud on AWS use cases

VMware Cloud on AWS provides a seamlessly integrated hybrid cloud offering addressing a number of use cases that align to organisations cloud strategy

Cloud MIgrations

VMware Cloud on AWS is ideal for organisations wanting to move to the cloud without having to re-architect applications.

  • Minimises complexity and risk of transition 
  • Simplifies and accelerates speed of migrations 
  • Reduces cost of migrations 
  • Extends value of existing enterprise app investments 

Extend your data centre

Expand your on-premises footprint with cloud capacity for specific needs, eg seasonal spikes, short term projects.

  • Reduces upfront investment costs and delivers compelling TCO
  • Accelerates speed of provisioning
  • Reduces complexity by having the same consistent architecture and operations on-premise and in the cloud

Deliver Disaster Recovery as a Service

Disaster recovery, delivered as a service for VMware Cloud on AWS, delivers on-demand site protection with native automated orchestration, failover and fallback capabilities.

  • Reduces secondary DR site costs
  • Accelerates time-to-protection
  • Increases business resiliency
  • Simplifies DR operations

Next generation apps

Modernise existing apps with AWS capabilities and services and integrate modern app tools and frameworks to develop next generation apps.

  • Fast and seamless path to new modernised apps
  • Extend the value of existing on-premises app investment

Accelerator Services

Xtravirt designs and builds strategies and solutions to solve complex IT challenges to help you unlock your full business and technology potential. If VMware Cloud on AWS is on your roadmap, we have developed these packaged services to get you started.

Planning Workshop

This 2-day planning and strategy service provides: 

  • Expert coaching workshops to identify specific organisational challenges, opportunities and benefits that could be achieved with the VMware Cloud on AWS model
  • Practical preparation and training tailored to your environment to plan the right approach for your organisation
  • Documented findings to accelerate planning around solution design and best practice considerations

Implementation Service

This 4-week engagement is designed to accelerate the deployment process and provides: 

  • Expert coaching workshops to identify the core differentiators and benefits of VMware Cloud on AWS for your organisation  
  • Best practice design service for a VMware Cloud on AWS solution 
  • Hands-on deployment to ensure the solution integrates with existing systems 
  • Project management to accelerate the transition to VMware Cloud on AWS and a review of performance against business requirements 
  • Full documentation and knowledge transfer from Xtravirt consultants 

Xtravirt are widely recognised for our ability to lead organisations quickly and securely to hybrid, public or multi-cloud.

In 2020, Xtravirt were not only one of a few top tier partners to earn VMware Principal Partner Status for VMware Cloud on AWS, but were recognised among this year’s VMware Global Partner of the Year Award winners.

“VMware is proud to see Xtravirt honored in the Cloud Platform Transformation category, and we are thrilled to see their continued commitment to delivering exceptional customer outcomes.”

Xtravirt have a range of consulting service packages designed to accelerate and de-risk your journey to the cloud:

  • Determine your cloud readiness
  • Validate your cloud strategy
  • Assure a successful migration
  • Solve your business challenges