Compare VMware Tanzu Editions


Tanzu Basic Edition

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Tanzu Standard Edition

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Tanzu Advanced Edition

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Support type

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Developer Frameworks

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Data Services

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Curated App Catalog

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Container Build

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Container Registry

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Service Mesh

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Observability/Monitoring

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Policy Management

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Conformance/Diagnostics

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Container Networking

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Load Balancing

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Ingress

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Kubernetes Runtime

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Identity and Access Management

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Cluster Lifecycle Management

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SaaS multi-cluster management

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Operating System

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Data Protection

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Logging

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Multi-Cloud Support

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vSphere Support**

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** vSphere 7 provides the following capabilities for all editions: Pod Service (requires NSX), Storage
Service, Network Service and Registry Service (requires NSX)
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