VMware Cloud on AWS is available in many AWS regions.

AWS Regions that Support VMware Cloud on AWS

Most of the AWS regions that support VMware Cloud on AWS also support stretched clusters. Many also support SDDCs configured to run workloads that require compliance hardening to meet Payment Card Industry (PCI) Data Security Standard or Information Security Registered Assessors Program (IRAP).

Note:

SDDCs in the Asia Pacific (Osaka) region cannot be members of an SDDC Group.

AWS Region Name Stretched Cluster Support Compliance Hardening Support Enablement Required
Asia Pacific (Mumbai) Y N N
Asia Pacific (Osaka) Y PCI N
Asia Pacific (Seoul) Y N N
Asia Pacific (Singapore) Y N N
Asia Pacific (Sydney) Y IRAP, PCI N
Asia Pacific (Tokyo) Y PCI N
Canada (Central) Y N N
Europe (Frankfurt) Y PCI N
Europe (Ireland) Y PCI N
Europe (London) Y PCI N
Europe (Milan) Y PCI Y
Europe (Paris) Y N N
Europe (Stockholm) Y N N
South America (São Paulo) Y N N
US East (N. Virginia) Y PCI N
US East (Ohio) Y PCI N
US West (N. California) N PCI N
US West (Oregon) Y PCI N

Enabling VMC on AWS Regions

Regions introduced by AWS after March 20, 2019 require manual enablement in your AWS account. See Managing AWS Regions in the AWS General Reference for more about this process.