What is vCloud Director and its Features?

What is vCloud Director?

VMware defines that ” VMware vCloud Director is a software solution that enables enterprises to build secure, multi-tenant private clouds by pooling infrastructure resources into virtual datacenters and exposing them to users through Web-based portals and programmatic interfaces as fully automated, catalog-based services”


How Does VMware vCloud Director Work? 

  • VMware vCloud Director enables IT organizations to deliver the resources to its internal users as virtual datacenters. It is done y logically pooling the resources like compute/storag/networking capacity into virtual datacenters
  • VMware vCloud Director enables users to consume these resources as a catalogbased service through a Web porta.

What are the Key features of vCloud Director?

  • Create virtual datacenters
  • Support multi-tenant environments
  • vShield security technologies
  • Infrastructure service catalog
  • Self-service portal
  • VMware vCloud API and Open Virtualization Format
  • Automation and orchestration.

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