A brief history of other hybrid cloud / workload portability options
Conclusion: The VMware cloud on AWS is a viable option if you want to migrate now and have option to modernize (native services) or repatriate (move back onprem) later. CloudGenera’s value proposition here is that we can help you move from generic comparison to customized analysis. The VMware cloud on AWS is a Software Defined Data Center (SDDC). Your operating assumptions (overhead, overcommits, etc) make a big difference on whether this option is viable. CloudGenera’s platform allows you to pick a pricing paradigm and configuration to customize so you can model exactly how your business would consume this service.