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27th
out of 70 in Cloud Management
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out of 70 in Cloud Management
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8.4
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VMware vRealize Automation, vRA, VMware DynamicOps Cloud Suite
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Overview

Cloudify is an orchestration-first cloud management platform, that is open source and based on the TOSCA standard, with multi-cloud and hybrid stack support. Cloudify supports all of the most popular clouds, alongside cloud native technologies, and even non-virtualized and bare metal environments. Cloudify is inherently built for integration, OEMability and interoperability, enabling organizations to build best of breed IT stacks, with full lifecycle automation - day 0 thorugh day 2 operations (provisioning, deployment, monitoring and remediation) of enterprise and legacy applications alongside networking services and functions - without having to sacrifice control, all while providing tools for operations and developers alike. Cloudify provides a single pane of glass across infrastructure, while supporting your existing tools and installbase.

Cloudify is built for pluggability through its open architecture model, bringing the web scale best practices of orchestration and automation into the world of hybrid stacks and clouds. With powerful workflows that map to complex dependencies, policies and relationships through model driven service orchestration, Cloudify delivers robust cloud application management without requiring organizations to change existing work processes or the codebase of their existing applications.

VMware vRealize Automation automates the delivery of personalized infrastructure, applications and custom IT services.

This cloud automation software lets you deploy across a multi-vendor hybrid cloud infrastructure, giving you both flexibility and investment protection for current and future technology choices.

Agility Through Automation

Automate the end-to-end delivery and management of infrastructure, and accelerate application deployment and releases.

Choice Through Flexibility

Provision and manage multivendor, multicloud infrastructure and applications by leveraging existing infrastructure, tools and processes.

Personalization Through Governance Policies

Ensure that users receive the right size resource or application at the appropriate service level for the jobs they need to perform.

Efficiency Through Cost Containment

Provide consistent, automated delivery and management of IT services and reduce time-consuming, manual processes. Reclaim inactive resources for reuse with automated reclamation, providing cost savings.

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Top Industries
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company33%
Comms Service Provider26%
Financial Services Firm6%
Manufacturing Company5%
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Financial Services Firm21%
Healthcare Company14%
Comms Service Provider12%
Retailer9%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company38%
Comms Service Provider21%
Government5%
Financial Services Firm5%
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Small Business12%
Midsize Enterprise12%
Large Enterprise77%
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Small Business21%
Midsize Enterprise13%
Large Enterprise65%
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Cloudify is ranked 27th in Cloud Management while VMware vRealize Automation (vRA) is ranked 3rd in Cloud Management with 5 reviews. Cloudify is rated 0.0, while VMware vRealize Automation (vRA) is rated 8.4. On the other hand, the top reviewer of VMware vRealize Automation (vRA) writes "Automated deployment for developers, saving time on their release cycles". Cloudify is most compared with Morpheus, OpenNebula, Red Hat CloudForms, Scalr and Turbonomic, whereas VMware vRealize Automation (vRA) is most compared with VMware vRealize Operations (vROps), vCloud Director, Ansible and SaltStack.

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