Today VMware has launced their new product suite VMware Infrastructure 3. The suite contains:

  • VMware ESX Server. Platform for virtualizing servers, storage and networking.
  • VMware VMFS. High-performance cluster file system for storage virtualization.
  • VMware Virtual SMP. Multi-processor support for virtual machines.
  • VMware VirtualCenter. Centralized management, automation and optimization for IT infrastructure.
  • VMware HA. Cost effective high availability for virtual machines.
  • VMware DRS. Dynamic balancing and allocation of resources for virtual machines.
  • VMware VMotion. Live migration of virtual machines without service interruption.
  • VMware Consolidated Backup. Centralized backup software for virtual machines.
  • The actual software is not available yet, but according to the VMware site it will be made available later in June.


    The VMware VI3 Site