Why IBM Cloud?


One of world’s largest operators of VMware workloads, with over 15 years of experience


Right-size infrastructure and performance, with over 100 bare-metal configurations


Highest data-security certification in the industry, with “keep your own key” (KYOK)

Veritas and IBM

When Veritas Technologies needed to transition to a new cloud provider, they selected IBM Cloud™. Veritas runs 95% of workloads in a public cloud VMware solution with a private level of security.

Start with your use case

IBM Cloud for VMware Solutions makes it simpler for your organization to capitalize on the tremendous potential of the cloud. Get started with a business continuity and disaster recovery strategy by easily backing up on-premises workloads to the cloud. Begin the transformation of your data center by expanding capacity, consolidating your data center footprint or leveraging cloud to modernize aging infrastructure. Or, if you’re looking to move toward cloud-native technologies, transform and modernize your existing VMware workloads in the cloud with AI and machine learning; future-proof the technology stack with Kubernetes; and maximize return on existing VMware investments.

Transform (PDF, 220 KB) →                                                  Modernize →

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