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A modular, application-aware platform that provides a rich set of developer tooling and a prepaved path to production to build and deploy software quickly and securely on any compliant public cloud or on-premises Kubernetes cluster.
What Makes Tanzu Different?
Modular, flexible cloud native platform
We help you make sense of the vast cloud native landscape—with templates, best practices, and integrated tooling—and incorporate solutions you already have in place.
Superior developer experience
We offer a self-service developer experience for any Kubernetes that fits your preferred practices and workflows while automating infrastructure, packaging and security.
Built-in security, end-to-end
We improve your security posture by shielding the contents of container images, their path to production and how containers interact in production across clusters and clouds.
Any (or every) public or private cloud
We offer a centralized, automated and secure operating model for Kubernetes on any cloud; including a consistent developer experience across multi-cloud for any Kubernetes.
A trusted partner
VMware’s been with you in the SDDC for 25 years. And now we’re on a mission to help you to run more applications on more clouds at scale with the help of VMware Tanzu.
Open source leadership
VMware supports and integrates the cloud native open source projects that are important to how our customers develop and deliver software.
Key Questions About Application Modernization
VMware Tanzu is a modular cloud native application platform that enables businesses to thrive in a multi-cloud world by operating applications efficiently and more securely on any and many clouds while spurring developer productivity and invention.
We are an active leader and consistently in the top three of contributors to the Kubernetes open source project, as well as numerous other cloud native projects that are bringing innovation to modern applications like Carvel, Knative, Harbor, and Spring.
For a full list of projects that are part of Tanzu, visit our open-source site .
VMware Tanzu provides the technologies to build a modern software supply chain, as well as the services and expertise to help you build new cloud native applications and modernize existing applications.
VMware Tanzu is inherently multi-cloud, offering you the flexibility to run modern applications on Kubernetes anywhere—on premises, in a public cloud, and at the edge. Choose the best cloud technology to meet your ever-evolving application and business needs, which could include regulatory requirements, data sovereignty, or even labor costs.