VMware to open source: what do you need to consider? | Ubuntu
You might have read our previous blog VMware alternatives: discover open source where we discussed why you should consider open source-based infrastructure if you’re looking for VMware alternatives. We also held a webinar on the topic, where we received quite a lot of relevant audience questions that we wanted to elaborate on further. Read on for some of the most important considerations when thinking about migrating from VMware to Ubuntu-based open-source infrastructure.
What’s the best option for my use case?
If you’re running a VMware-based infrastructure, chances are you are using a variety of VMware products. VMware offers a wide range of tools, outside of the most famous vSphere, and they cover a wide range of needs including storage, networking, orchestration and automation solutions.
Finding the right alternative to VMware hugely depends on your specific use case:
- How big is your deployment and how big do you expect it to be in the future?
- What kind of storage…