Microsoft Announces The GA Of New Azure VMware Solution

The new Azure VMware Solution allows you to extend or completely migrate your existing on-premises VMware applications to Azure without the expense, effort, or hazard of re-architecting applications or retooling operations.

Recently, Microsoft announced the general availability of the new Azure VMware Solution.
 
Azure VMware Solution enables customers to extend or migrate VMware workloads to the cloud seamlessly. Firms can maintain existing VMware skills and operational processes, running VMware Cloud Foundation technologies, and leverage the benefits of Azure, all at the same time.
 
Microsoft said that Microsoft and VMware engineering teams have worked closely together to deliver new functionality to run familiar VMware Cloud Foundation technology, including vSphere, HCX, NSX-T, and vSAN. And to further ease migration efforts, customers will now be able to take advantage of HCX Enterprise edition which includes Replication Assisted vMotion (RAV).
 
Source: Microsoft
 
The company also unveiled that now Azure Migrate supports Azure VMware Solution. This will help you identify all of your VMs running on-premises and create assessments based on sizing and cost analysis, so you can create your Azure VMware Solution private cloud to your needs.
 
According to Microsoft, as a core Azure service, Azure VMware Solution also supports Azure Hybrid Benefits. This enables you to bring your existing Microsoft workloads, running on-premises to the cloud, in the most cost-effective way.
 
"Azure VMware Solution is tightly integrated with the Azure global network backbone to ensure you can centralize all your cloud resources in Azure. " wrote Microsoft