The same principles that transformed
a single layer of the data center…
and delivered unprecedented
value for customers…
Abstract. Pool. Automate.
were applied to
the entire data center?
The ideal architecture for private,
hybrid and public clouds.
All infrastructure is virtualized
and delivered as a service, and
the control of this data center is
entirely automated by software.
vSphere with Operations Management: What is it?
vSphere with Operations
• World’s best virtualization
• Operational insight into your
virtual environment – for
monitoring and performance
• Optimized capacity
The Problem – Complexity, Inefficiency, Inflexibility
• I spend too much time
and money to manage
• Too many layers of
• How can I be Agile
providing Agility to the
My brain is understanding the health of my body.
Should I do anything?
Your Brain Understands Context:
If my heart rate and temperature are increasing I
should go to the hospital
If I’m tired, rest more
If I tire easily, start exercising!
Heart RateRespiration Temperature
Muscular Skeletal Cardio Vascular
Monitoring UserEx Metrics Monitoring Business Metrics
Monitoring App Layer Metric – JVM, DB Connections, etc.
Monitoring Server O/S Metrics – CPU, RAM, Disk, I/O, etc.
vCenter Operations is understanding the health of
my enterprise by analyzing millions of
measurements. Should I do anything?
vCenter Operations Understands Context:
Act based on urgency of emerging problems
Act based on real-time performance dashboards
Act based on long term correlations and trends
Visibility into Immediate and Potential Future Problems
• What is
• What do I
need to pay
Operations Short and Long Term Capacity
• Are there
areas that I
about from a
• Have I
VI in the
VMware & IBM Product Integrations
IT industry leaders
The two original innovators in
Unparalleled level of solution
quality and services
Significant joint investments in
product integrations &
IBM was VMware’s first OEM and
joint partner (since 1998).
First Global VSPP Agreement
IBM Global Services is one of
VMware’s largest customers.
Top 20 Accounts By Server VMs
Company Name VM Count
IBM Global Services 58174
Cisco Systems 45887
Goldman Sachs Group 35000
J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. 35000
Bank of America 30000
Research In Motion
The Kroger Company 25553
IBM Global Services Knows VMware Technology
VCP (& above) 252