vCloud Application Director is designed to automate deployments of complex applications across any IaaS cloud. vCloud Application Director 6.0 automates deployments in IaaS cloud environments with vCloud Director, vCloud Automation Center to deploy to vSphere, and Amazon EC2.

With vCloud Application Director, application architects can use virtual machine templates and scripts to model an application deployment with middleware services and applications.

vCloud Application Director is designed to deploy the same application to multiple types of clouds.

vCloud Application Director is optimized for vCloud components and is extensible to other components.

With vCloud Application Director, you can create reusable services using standardized configuration properties to meet strict requirements for IT compliance.

vCloud Application Director grants local users, LDAP users, and LDAP groups specific roles for their functions.