vFabric Application Director automates application provisioning in the cloud including deploying and configuring the application's components and dependent middleware platform services on infrastructure clouds. vFabric Application Director 1.0 simplifies complex deployments of custom and packaged applications on infrastructure clouds that are based on vCloud APIs.

This guide describes how to install and use vFabric Application Director to deploy and manage applications across virtual and cloud-based infrastructures.

This information is intended for anyone who wants to install or use vFabric Application Director for application deployments. This audience includes application architects and application deployers who work in collaboration with application infrastructure administrators and cloud administrators.