Just been watching another session on VMC on AWS
For me best of both worlds, flexibility of the Cloud and the reliability of the VMware Hypervisor.
VMware and AWS Together - VMware Cloud on AWS [ENT307]
Presented by Paul Brockelman
"VMware CloudTM on AWS brings VMware’s enterprise class Software-Defined Data Center software to Amazon’s public cloud, delivered as an on-demand, elastically scalable, cloud-based VMware sold, operated and supported service for any application and optimised for next-generation, elastic, bare metal AWS infrastructure.
This solution enables customers to use a common set of software and tools to manage both their AWS-based and on-premises vSphere resources consistently. Further virtual machines in this environment have seamless access to the broad range of AWS services as well.
This session will introduce this exciting new service and examine some of the use cases and benefits.
The session will also include a VMware Tech Preview that demonstrates standing up a complete SDDC cluster on AWS and various operations using standard tools like vCenter."