HCX allows customers to easily build an abstraction layer between their data center on-premises and IBM Cloud. Once tethered together, customers will be able to stretch networks securely across HCX interconnect enabling seamless mobility of virtual workloads to IBM Cloud. This feature will enable hybrid capabilities in vCenter so that workloads can be migrated and protected to and from IBM Cloud.

VMware HCX Overview

2 minute demo

In this video you will see an overview of VMware HCX on IBM Cloud and how this would be beneficial to extend your on-premises data centre to IBM Cloud while retaining the same IP address of the on-premises.

IBM Cloud for vCenter Server with Hybridity Bundle

5 minute demo

In this video you will see how HCX is integrated as Hybridity Bundle with the vCenter Server offering. You will learn the steps in ordering vCenter server with Hybridity bundle.

HCX on IBM Cloud in Action

13 minute demo

In this video you will learn how easy it is to migrate your existing workloads to the IBM Cloud. You will see step-by-step how to extend your on-premises network to the IBM Cloud using VMware Hybrid Cloud Extension (HCX) and to migrate virtual machines securely over the spanned network.

HCX Networking Configuration Options

4 minute demo

Several options exist for extending your on-premises environment to IBM Cloud with VMware HCX. In this video you will learn about these options and the benefits of each.

Product Tour of VMware Solutions on IBM Cloud - Migrating Workloads

Want to see for yourself? Take a short test drive of VMware Solutions on IBM Cloud - Migrating Workloads to introduce you to the product. You'll be able to:

  • The ability to extend on-premises data centers to IBM Cloud to gain more computing power without redesigning security and networking

  • Software Defined Data Center (SDDC) transformation through the migration of workloads from vSphere platforms to the IaaS platform on IBM Cloud

  • Live and bulk VM migrations so that whole data centers can seamlessly be migrated to the cloud

5-15 minutes introduction