This is a fully managed service provided by VMware, hosted on AWS.
Optimal for "lift and shift" migration to public cloud,
and when hosted there has fast access to AWS services.
For those using Microsoft management tools migration to Azure is already easy.
Still the VM images on Azure are not identical to those on premise.
Amazon Web Services and VMware
"VMware Cloud on AWS brings VMware’s Software-Defined Data Center (SDDC) to the AWS Cloud... VMware Cloud on AWS is delivered, sold, and supported by VMware as an on-demand, elastically-scalable cloud service that removes barriers to cloud migration and cloud portability, increases IT efficiency, and opens up new opportunities for you to leverage a hybrid cloud environment."
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