With increasing complexity confronting business, application platform modernization is no longer an option. IDC presents a closer look at the structural changes required to successfully evolve to a cloud-ready application platform. This includes lightweight frameworks, support of container to house business logic, in-memory data management, queuing and messaging middleware, monitoring and application management. All provided by VMware vFabric Cloud Application Platform. Learn how VMware vFabric delivers cost savings, agility, and responsiveness to meet modern application challenges.