vSphere 8, the latest version of VMware’s virtualization platform, includes several new features and improvements, including:
- Improved security features, such as built-in encryption for virtual machines and enhanced network security
- Improved scalability, with support for larger virtual machines and clusters
- Improved performance, with faster vMotion and storage capabilities
- Improved networking capabilities, including support for the new vSphere Distributed Switch (VDS) 8.0
- Improved automation and management, with a new HTML5-based vSphere Client and enhanced vCenter Server capabilities
- Improved Kubernetes support, with built-in Kubernetes clusters and the ability to run Kubernetes workloads alongside traditional vSphere workloads.