VMWARE CLOUD SERVICES ON AMAZON WEB SERVICES SECURITY OVERVIEW

| June 18, 2018

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This document provides a general overview of the security controls implemented in various VMware Cloud Services that run on Amazon Web Service (AWS) IaaS infrastructure. The intent is to provide readers with an understanding of how VMware approaches security for its cloud offerings, the key mechanisms and processes VMware uses to manage information security, and insight into the shared responsibility for providing security in a modern cloud computing environment.

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