VMware Aria Operations offers a VMware Cloud on AWS cloud account that provides an integrated and cohesive experience for managing your SDDCs. This cohesive experience is provided by minimizing the user inputs while configuring the VMware Cloud on AWS SDDCs as an endpoint.

VMware Aria Operations unlocks the following key use cases to manage your hybrid cloud powered by VMware Cloud on AWS:
  • Continuous Performance Optimization: Workload optimization ensures that applications have the resources they need. Here, VMs are moved to other clusters within the same datacenter (or custom datacenter) to meet the performance, operational, and the business intent that you have defined.
  • Efficient Capacity and Cost Management: Capacity planning for VMware Cloud on AWS helps you track and manage the capacity of Clusters, Hosts, VMs, Datastores, and Disk groups. Cost Management helps you monitor the cost of running infrastructure on VMware Cloud on AWS.
  • Intelligent Remediation: Troubleshoot your VMware Cloud on AWS environment using the existing dashboards and alerts of vCenter.
  • Integrated Configuration and Compliance: While configuring the SDDCs for VMware Cloud on AWS, you can even configure the instances of vSAN and NSX. Compliance supports VMware Cloud on AWS that includes vSAN and NSX.
This use case shows the process of configuring VMware Cloud on AWS in VMware Aria Operations with its limitations and dashboards.