Transform legacy VMs into containers

Simplify and speed up your application modernization with Application Transformer for VMware Tanzu—a tool that aids in the discovery, analysis, and transformation of legacy applications in VMs to containers.

Get a holistic, multi-cloud view

See the complete view of your entire application environment, from apps and dependencies to clusters and VM performance.

Enact agile app modernization at scale

Achieve your modernization goals through an automated, bottom-up, evidence-based approach that lends speed, agility, and scale.

Gain maximum flexibility

Modernize at your own pace with best actions based on technical scores assigned and business values that align with your goals.

Why Application Transformer?

Explore and discover

Perform introspection on existing VMs and discover a large array of application components through 200+ signatures across on-premises VMware vSphere, the VMware cloud-based Software-Defined Data Center (SDDC), and VMware Cloud on AWS.

Visualize and analyze

Analyze application, runtime, and dependencies to create insights. Group applications by archetypes. Create app topology and provide technical scores that allow organizations to decide which applications to modernize and transform.

Containerize and re-platform

Automate creation of OCI-compliant container image and Kubernetes YAML files. Store container images in the designated registry. Containerized applications can run on VMware Tanzu Kubernetes clusters.

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