Cloud-Native Apps Dev Center

Develop, Deploy and Manage Modern Applications

The VMware Cloud-Native Apps provides products and services for developing, deploying and managing containerized applications with efficiency, security and superior performance. It offers developers with container and Kubernetes to expedite application development process and at the same time helps operators manage containerized application in production.

Products and Services

VMware Cloud PKS

VMware Cloud PKS is an enterprise-grade Kubernetes-as-a-Service offering in VMware Cloud Services portfolio that provides easy to use, secure by default, cost effective, fully managed Kubernetes clusters on AWS.

VMware PKS

VMware PKS is a purpose-built container solution which significantly simplies the deployment and management of Kubernetes for multi-cloud enterprises and service providers.

vSphere Integrated Containers

vSphere Integrated Containers (VIC) provides enterprise container infrastructure to let developers enjoy a familiar Docker interface while helping IT run traditional and containerized applications side-by-side on vSphere.

Key Use Cases


Kubernetes as a Service on Public Cloud

With VMware Cloud PKS, developers can consume Kubernetes as a service on public cloud, while letting VMware take care of all the underlying infrastructure needs.

Application Modernization

VMware cloud-native portfolio of products provides developers with the platforms and tools they need for applicaton modernization wherever they need them, whenever they need them, and however they want to consume them.

Container and Kubernetes on vSphere

With VIC and PKS, developers can use their familiar Docker or Kuberentes APIs for app development on private cloud within enterprise datacenters while letting IT manage container workloads with VMware SDDC tools.


Microservices-based applications require frameworks that are scalable, highly available and self-healing. Develop microservices-based cloud-native apps on Kubernetes platforms offered by VMware for increasing scalability, flexibility and security.

Code Samples

VMware Cloud PKS scripts

Contributed By AlisterLB

Scripts used with VMware Cloud PKS (formerly VKE) including: Smart cluster creation and clean up Cluster auth context switching App deployments to smart clusters

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Deploying Cloudbees on PKS

Contributed By BoskeySavla

Deploying Cloudbees on PKS Instructions to get Cloudbees Core deployed on Kubernetes Cluster operated by PKS nstall Cloudbees Core on PKS ( assumes NSX T Load Balancers are available for service creat ...

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