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Cisco Tidal Enterprise Adapter for VMware enables companies that use Cisco Tidal Enterprise Scheduler to execute a set of VMware processes via a single point of control. The adapter allows users to connect VMware operations to the enterprise schedule, define them as part of a business process, and monitor VMware operations, as well as to define and leverage VMware events. Working in concert, this enterprise adapter for VMware and the enterprise scheduler schedule and run business processes and manage their required virtual resources, and incorporating them into the enterprise computing environment. When virtualization is part of data center topology, this adapter for VMware is used in conjunction with Cisco Tidal Enterprise Scheduler to build intelligent automation around managing virtual machine (VM) resources and their associated operations, and to align the IT infrastructure with business process requirements. In this way Cisco Tidal Enterprise Scheduler and Cisco Tidal Enterprise Adapter for VMware can help reduce infrastructure and software costs by optimizing virtual resources and increasing administrative efficiency.