• Simplify your journey to the hybrid cloud.

      Together, Dell EMC PowerEdge servers and VMware provide industry-leading solutions for your modern data center including servers, virtualization, HCI, storage, networking and cloud.

    • Best in class hardware and software for your data center.

      • Power and performance to adapt, automate and modernize your IT
      • Simplified procurement process for the full VMware software stack
      • Single point of contact for all your IT infrastructure needs.
    • PowerEdge and VMware: Simplify Your IT with One Team

    • PowerEdge, the world’s #1 server1 and the bedrock of your modern data center, delivers lower TCO, scalable architectures, intelligent automation and management, and multi-layer security, when paired with the industry leader in enterprise virtualization2 and HCI software.3 Build your competitive advantage with IT that enables a simplified, holistic approach to the software-defined datacenter (SDDC) of today and tomorrow. Dell EMC PowerEdge and VMware help you modernize, automate and protect your IT infrastructure.

    • Server Solutions Optimized for VMware

    • PowerEdge MX and VMware

      Third-party tests by Principled Technologies show that PowerEdge MX delivers faster VM migration,1 greater uptime2 and better vSAN Ready Node performance3 than HPE Synergy and Cisco UCS solutions.

    • Dell EMC vSAN Ready Nodes

      Dell EMC vSAN Ready Nodes are built on Dell EMC PowerEdge servers that have been pre-configured, tested, and certified to run VMware vSAN. Each Ready Node includes just the right amount of CPU, memory, network I/O controllers, HDDs, and SSDs that are best suited for vSAN.

    • OpenManage Integration for VMware vCenter (OMIVV)

      Configure, deploy, update and monitor Dell PowerEdge servers — all within your vCenter console. Dell EMC OpenManage Integration for VMware vCenter lets you manage up to 10 vCenters and 1,000 servers using a single OMIVV plug-in.

    • VMware vSphere

      VMware vSphere is the industry-leading virtualization platform and the heartbeat of SDDC. Dell EMC offers broad vSphere certification, with availability on nearly all PowerEdge platforms so you can tailor the right-sized solutions.

    • VMware vSAN

      VMware vSAN is a core building block for the SDDC. It powers leading hyperconverged infrastructure (HCI) solutions with vSphere-native, flash-optimized storage for private and public cloud deployments.

    • VMware Cloud Foundation

      VMware Cloud Foundation bundles VMware vSphere (compute virtualization), VMware NSX (network virtualization) and VMware Realize Suite (cloud management and monitoring) into a single unified platform that supports any application and provides flexible control.

    • VMware NSX

      VMware NSX Data Center delivers virtualized networking and security entirely in software, enabling the virtual cloud networkto connect and protect across data centers, clouds, and applications.

    • Dell EMC PowerEdge Servers

      The world leaders in x86 servers1 Dell EMC PowerEdge servers are constructed to be adaptable and optimized with VMware. The full PowerEdge portfolio consists of rack, tower and modular servers, along with the Dell EMC OpenManage portfolio.


      Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI)

      Leveraging fully validated components, Dell EMC VDI Complete Solutions streamlines the procurement, deployment and support of a virtual desktop and application environment.

    • Your Partners in IT Transformation

      With over 17 years of partnership and thousands of joint customers, Dell EMC and VMware offer a collaborative, solution-based approach to modernizing your data center. Wherever you are in your transformation journey, Dell EMC PowerEdge servers and VMware make it easier to deploy the software-defined data center (SDDC) and hybrid cloud solutions that reduce IT complexity, improve operational efficiency, and empower your business.

    • Essential Resources

      PowerEdge and VMware Resources



      Cybera Customer Story

      Shorter IT Refresh Cycles keep cloud provider ahead of the curve

      Learn how Cybera accelerates their server refresh cycles to become a cloud enabled business.


      Chugai Customer Story

      Staying Focused on Flexibility

      Chugai keeps ahead of changing customer needs by continued workplace transformation.


      RealPage Customer Story

      Boosting performance and results for clients

      RealPage achieved significant savings in licensing fees by using the right PowerEdge servers and VMware.



      OpenManage Integration with VMware vCenter

      As part of our Tech Talk series, OMIVV Product Manager Damon Earley explains the benefits of OpenManage integration with VMware vCenter.


      PowerEdge Servers and VMware Cloud Foundation (VCF)

      As part of our Tech Talk series, Ashok Patel discusses how PowerEdge servers and VCF help customers reduce costs in their data centers.


      PowerEdge VMware vSAN Ready Nodes

      As part of our Tech Talk series, vSAN Ready Nodes Product Manager Jeff Christy explains how Ready Nodes simplify and accelerate vSAN deployment on PowerEdge servers.


      VMware vSphere on Dell EMC PowerEdge

      This 2-minute tech talk describes how VMware ESXi helps users get more efficient utilization out of server hardware resources.  The combination of vSphere and PowerEdge brings users the latest server technologies, scalability and security. 



      Journey to a Software-Defined Data Center

      This eBook describes the journey to a software defined data center, and the important role hardware plays in the process


      Choose Your Path to the Hybrid Cloud

      Wherever you are in your journey, Dell EMC PowerEdge and VMware will take you where you want to go.


      IT Superheroes Can Boldly Conquer Software-Defined Data Centers with PowerEdge Servers and VMware

      We expect IT administrators to be our everyday superheroes, our avengers in action. To accomplish this feat, they need the best tools, the right skills, and a trusted team, Dell EMC and VMware.


      PowerEdge and VMware vSphere Preinstalled

      PowerEdge servers delivered with VMware vSphere Standard already preinstalled and pre-activated saves you up to 40 minutes in activation and installation time. 


      4 Ways PowerEdge MX Simplifies IT for VMware Environments

      PowerEdge MX was designed for the software-defined data center, with customizable modules, VMware vSAN is a core building block for the SDDC. So, when you pair PowerEdge MX with VMware vSAN, you’re ready for a hyper-converged match made in heaven.


      VMware Cloud Foundation on Dell EMC Hyperconverged Infrastructure

      Read about various configurations of vSAN Ready Nodes available for PowerEdge AMD-based servers.


      Configuring PowerEdge FX2 for FCoE with VMware

      Learn as we outline the steps necessary to configure an FX2 system for FCoE operation using the FN410S IO Module with a Dell EMC S5000 switch and a Dell EMC Compellent SC8000 SAN.


      AMD vSAN Comparison of HP DL380 2 Socket vs PowerEdge R7515 1 Socket

      Principled Technologies performed a Transactional database performance and cost analysis of the Dell EMC PowerEdge R7515 and the HPE ProLiant DL380 Gen10 in VMware vSAN ReadyNode clusters.

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      1 In Server revenue share, Source: IDC Quarterly Server Tracker, Q1 2019

      2 Network World, Feb 20, 2019

      3 Based on IDC WW Quarterly Converged Systems Tracker, 2019 Q1, Vendor Revenue

      4 IDC WW Quarterly Enterprise Storage Systems Tracker, 2019 Q1 historical release, June 6, 2019. Ranking by vendor revenue. (Please note that this applies to Enterprise Storage)

      5 Source: *Based on IDC WW Quarterly Converged Systems Tracker, 2019 Q1