VMware Launches Secure State for Better Public Cloud Security

itprotoday | June 21, 2019

VMware Secure State is designed to address the need for better visibility, greater speed and more sophisticated threat detection in the public cloud. VMware made further progress this week in its mission to help improve public cloud security: VMware Secure State is designed to allow customers to configure, manage and monitor the status of hybrid multicloud assets both on and off premises, and to take action to ensure they remain secure and in compliance with industry and government regulations. The goal, according to a VMware blog, is to address the need for better visibility, greater speed and more sophisticated threat detection. Without context, solutions that periodically scan the cloud to validate configurations can overlook serious vulnerabilities, overwhelm security teams with false positives and create cloud usage conflicts with DevOps teams due to API throttling, the blog states.

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This tech note shows how to use VMware vSphere Virtual Volumes for infrastructure management of file and block storage from Hitachi Data Systems. Simplify IT, leveraging this solution using Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform Gx00 models (VSP Gx00), Virtual Storage Platform G1000 (VSP G1000), Virtual Storage Platform Fx00 models (VSP Fx00), and Hitachi NAS Platform (HNAS) in integrated systems. The architecture for VMware vSphere Virtual Volumes changes the way the hypervisor and virtual machines (VMs) interact with the storage system, introducing two major changes.

Spotlight

This tech note shows how to use VMware vSphere Virtual Volumes for infrastructure management of file and block storage from Hitachi Data Systems. Simplify IT, leveraging this solution using Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform Gx00 models (VSP Gx00), Virtual Storage Platform G1000 (VSP G1000), Virtual Storage Platform Fx00 models (VSP Fx00), and Hitachi NAS Platform (HNAS) in integrated systems. The architecture for VMware vSphere Virtual Volumes changes the way the hypervisor and virtual machines (VMs) interact with the storage system, introducing two major changes.

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