All You Need to Know About VMware vSphere Versions

You might remember that the end of General Support for VMware vSphere 6.0 occurred on March 12, 2020, right after vSphere 7 was officially released on March 10, 2020.

Whether you’ve already moved your environment(s) to VMware vSphere 6.7, or you’re still running on 6.0 and curious what the best next step is, Sirius has the answers and resources to help keep you operating on VMware efficiently and effectively.

The benefits of vSphere 7.0

With the launch of VMware vSphere 7.0 comes an unprecedented new wave of performance improvements and solutions to common problems or challenges of the past.

  • Kubernetes is built into vSphere for deployment and management of containers
  • vCenter Server Update Planner provides native tooling to help plan, discover and upgrade environments
  • Built-in intrinsic security with vSphere Trust Authority (vTA), multi-factor authentication, and OAUTH2 and OIDC
  • Assignable hardware for organizations that want to utilize hardware accelerators vGPUs

With multiple options and a lot of fine print to sift through, Sirius is here to help simplify your life. We can outline the strategic opportunity for your organization to experience major performance improvements while our experts take care of the transitional work to get you up and running on 7.0—or whatever version you choose—in no time.

Your roadmap to virtual data center optimization

Our State of the Data Center Assessment allows us to evaluate your current virtual data center and give you the information you need to make the best decision for your company and IT environment(s). This thorough VMware health check ensures you are fully informed on the resources, consumption, cost and best-fit options for your data center.

Speak with your Sirius representative or contact us to learn more about vSphere 7.0 and how it can transform your cloud environment(s), or sign up today for our comprehensive assessment to be confident you’re utilizing the optimal platform for your virtual data center.

Why choose Sirius as your VMware partner?

Now a VMware Principal Partner, Sirius holds multiple Master Services Competences, demonstrating that we can deliver on the complex product portfolio VMware offers. As a VMware Principal Partner, Sirius:

  • Delivers proven and validated professional services deployments
  • Provides the broadest capabilities across advanced VMware solutions
  • Accelerates time-to-value with exclusive access to delivery-oriented intellectual property

Visit our VMware partner page for more information about how our robust IT solutions deliver positive business outcomes for your organization.

By |2020-06-08T15:52:21-05:00June 10th, 2020|Blog|Comments Off on All You Need to Know About VMware vSphere Versions

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Brandon is a senior solutions architect and VMware subject matter expert at Sirius.