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This report is focused on vRealize Operations, one of the enterprise edition solutions in the suite of products that VMware offers in the area of hybrid cloud and virtualization management.


  • VMware has long been the leader in virtualization technology, but has also been perceived to be VMware-centric in its approach to the technology. However, over the past few years it has become much more open and heterogeneous in terms of the way in which it integrates with and operates alongside other physical, cloud, and virtual resources used by corporate IT.

Features and Benefits

  • Discover how VMware uses algorithms to calculate normal behavior and will report any abnormalities for the administrator to investigate.
  • Learn the value of VMware presenting the information on capacity, risk, efficiency, and environmental health in the form of scores based on key metrics.

Key questions answered

  • Where has VMware extended its support for non-VMware technologies as it expands its reach across all aspects of the data centre and cloud?
  • What does VMware still need to do to become an out right leader in Ovum's assessment of this market?

Table of contents


  • Catalyst
  • Key messages
  • Ovum view

Recommendations for enterprises

  • Why consider VMware?

SWOT analysis

  • Strengths
  • Weaknesses
  • Opportunities
  • Threats

Data sheet

  • Key facts about the solution


  • Methodology
  • Author

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