VMware: Is VMware Cloud on AWS a private Cloud?! Convince your CISO/BISO
Since VMware and Amazon Webservices announced their partnership last year cloud seems to be more accessible to everyone of us. With this years VMworld VMware revealed more and more details on how this construct is working. So I asked myself how will the discussions run with the CISOs and BISOs out there. How could we convince them that this product and the provider will keep our data save. This article should help you to stock your pile of arguments.
What is VMware Cloud on AWS?
First thing everyone of us should have a look at is the the NIST Definition of Cloud Computing
It is the quasi standard document on cloud definition.
We will in this case only pick the “Private Cloud” definition. We all know for sure that the “Public cloud” definition will fit. If you would like to know more on how VMware build “VMware Cloud on AWS” just read my last deep dive article. I will refer to some of the knowledge there. So let us take the definition and split the single passages to see if they fit into VMware Cloud on AWS.
Read the entire article here, Is VMware Cloud on AWS a private Cloud?! Convince your CISO/BISO
Via the fine folks at VMware!