May 18, 2024

Companies throughout the globe are shortly adopting container applied sciences and are modernizing their legacy purposes – for the apparent advantages, from driving developer expertise to rising IT effectivity to driving direct enterprise worth by means of improved buyer expertise.

In September, 2023,  VMware introduced Tanzu Mission Management Self-managed (TMC – SM)– a centralized hub that’s objective constructed to handle multi-tenant, multi-cluster Kubernetes administration with and superior safety controls for Cloud Service Supplier companions who cater to industries like BFSI, healthcare and the federal government sector which can be extremely delicate to information safety and sovereignty rules.

Right this moment, we’re glad to announce the launch of the VMware Cloud Director Extension for Tanzu Mission Management. Service suppliers by way of the plug in centrally handle and provide a holistic, scalable and safe K8s as a platform service to their tenants within the regulated industries and allow them of their utility modernization journey.

This new VMware Cloud Director plug-in addresses and primarily focuses our Sovereign Cloud  Partners with an on-premises VMware Tanzu Mission Management™ built-in into VMware Cloud Director.

Sovereign Cloud Service suppliers providing multi-tenant Kubernetes (K8s) Infrastructure as a Service to run container workloads on VMware Cloud Director Container Service Extension air gapped deployments can now centrally handle all their K8s clusters (working within the air gapped surroundings), and apply the outlined IT insurance policies seamlessly throughout these K8s clusters  utilizing VMware Cloud Director Extension for VMware Tanzu Mission Management.

This brings our providers suppliers the chance to deal with and seize the phase  that’s onerous to be addressed by hyperscalers. They’ll present a completely managed soverign compliant K8s service or allow self-service to the K8s skilled prospects.

How do I begin with VMware Cloud Director Extension for Tanzu Mission Management?

To start out utilizing the plug in, the accomplice ought to have the next:

  • TMC SM v1.1
  • VMware Cloud Director 10.4.3., 10.5.1
  • VMware Cloud Director Container Service Extension 4.2
  • K8s Container Clusters UI plugin – 4.2
  • TKG variations: 2.1.1, 2.2, 2.3.1, 2.4  

The customers can discover a detailed information within the CSE 4.2 UI on the way to set up TMC Self-Managed and onboard tenants to TMC Self-Managed utilizing VCD UI.

For extra info on the discharge, do test our documentations page and the release notes. You’ll be able to obtain the VMware Cloud Director Extension for Tanzu Mission Management plug in here. For additional help write to us OR depart a reply, we’ll be glad to attach.