Oracle Cloud VMware Solution was made\u00a0generally available\u00a0on August 6th, 2020, in all\u00a0Oracle regions\u00a0and\u00a0Oracle\u2019s dedicated region cloud@customer\u00a0service offering. The Oracle Cloud VMware Solution is a customer-managed, VMware Cloud Verified environment consisting of vCenter Server, ESXi hosts, vSAN, and NSX. Also included is VMware HCX to provide seamless migrations, network extension capabilities, and more from on-premises to Oracle Cloud VMware Solution.\nCustomers have complete control over the environment, including the underlying ESXi hosts and VMware Host Client for ESXi Management. It provides the best of both worlds; customers can migrate their VMware workloads, continuing to operate using the same skills and tools, while gaining access to Oracle Cloud services.\nWe are proud to announce the availability of\u00a0Oracle Cloud VMware Solution Hands-on-Lab\u00a0where you will:\n\n\nDeploy Oracle Cloud VMware Solution\n\n\nReview the environment post-deployment\n\n\nConnect to Oracle Cloud Native Services\n\n\nConnect to On-Premises Environment\n\n\nMigrate workloads using VMware HCX\n\n\n\nAs cloud technologies continue to evolve, common business challenges arise in migrating workloads seamlessly across on-premises and public cloud environments. Building an integrated infrastructure, management, and application development stack to manage workloads across on-premises and public cloud workloads is now a strategic imperative. A unified on-premises and public cloud platform empowers IT organizations to preserve their existing on-premises investments across tools, training, and operations while providing the agility, economics, and scale of modern public clouds. Oracle Cloud VMware Solution is an ideal solution, particularly for companies with Oracle applications or Oracle Cloud Infrastructure investments. Oracle Cloud VMware Solution Hands-on-Labs is free and a great way to explore Oracle Cloud capabilities.