VMware vSphere Essentials Kits

All-in-one solutions that combine virtualization for up to three physical servers (up to two processors each) along with the centralized management capabilities of vCenter Server for Essentials. See description below for specific SnS rules per kit.

*NOTE – The vSphere Essentials kit is the only offering that contains the option of per incident support and requirement of subscription for one year. All other kits and editions listed below have support and subscription requirements (SnS) for one year.

**Pricing information is only suggested retail pricing for the United States. Actual pricing may vary and is subject to change at any time. Please consult an authorized VMware partner or reseller for additional information.

PRODUCT TITLE What’s Included License Price
(US ONLY**)
1 Year Support & Subscription
Server consolidation with enterprise-class virtualization on the smallest budget VMware vSphere 5 Essentials Kit for 3 hosts (Max 2 processors per host) and 192 GB vRAM entitlement
VS5-ESSL-BUN-C
USD 495.00
VS5-ESSL-SUB-C
USD 65.00 / Required support*
VS5-ESSL-1PAK-C
USD 299.00 / Optional per incident support *
High availability and business continuity for small to midsize environments VMware vSphere 5 Essentials Plus Kit for 3 hosts (Max 2 processors per host) and 192 GB vRAM entitlement
VS5-ESP-BUN-C
USD 4,495.00
VS5-ESP-BUB-G-SSS-C
USD 944.00 / Basic
VS5-ESP-BUN-P-SSS-C
USD 1,124.00 / Production
 

VMware vSphere Storage Appliance

VSA is revolutionary software that turns servers into shared storage. This means high availability, vMotion and automation all without shared storage hardware. vSphere Storage Appliance is compatible with vSphere 5 only, and requires one instance of vCenter Server. SnS is required for at least one year.

**Pricing information is only suggested retail pricing for the United States. Actual pricing may vary and is subject to change at any time. Please consult an authorized VMware partner or reseller for additional information.

PRODUCT TITLE What’s Included License Price
(US ONLY**)
1 Year Support & Subscription
Revolutionary software that delivers shared storage capabilities for SMBs without shared storage HW

vSphere Storage Appliance
VS5-ESP-BUN-3P-SSS-C
USD 5,995.00
VC5-VSA-G-SSS-C
USD 1,259.00 / Basic
VC5-VSA-3G-SSS-C
USD 1,499.00 / Production
 

VMware vSphere Acceleration Kits

Larger all-in-one solutions that combine a number of per CPU licenses for a specific vSphere edition along with one instance of VMware vCenter Server Standard edition for centralized management. Acceleration Kits with Management add 25 VM-packs of management products to the related Acceleration Kits. All kits have a limit of one purchase per customer site and SnS is required for at least one year.

**Pricing information is only suggested retail pricing for the United States. Actual pricing may vary and is subject to change at any time. Please consult an authorized VMware partner or reseller for additional information.

PRODUCT TITLE What’s Included License Price
(US ONLY**)
1 Year Support & Subscription
Scalable server consolidation and no planned downtime VMware vSphere 5 Standard Acceleration Kit for 8 processors (with 32 GB vRAM entitlement per processor)
VS5-STD-AK-C
USD 10,000.00
VS5-STD-AK-G-SSS-F
USD 3,233.00 / Basic
VS5-STD-AK-P-SSS-F
USD 3,833.00 / Production
Maximize IT efficiency VMware vSphere 5 Standard Acceleration Kit for 8 processors plus 25-VM pack of vCenter Operations Standard
VS5-STDM-AK-C
USD 10,995.00
VS5-STDM-AK-G-SSS-C
USD 3,495.00 / Basic
VS5-STDM-AK-P-SSS-C
USD 4,145.00 / Production
Powerful & efficient resource management VMware vSphere 5 Enterprise Acceleration Kit for 6 processors (with 64 GB vRAM entitlement per processor
VS5-ENT-AK-C
USD 17,495.00
VS5-ENT-AK-G-SSS-C
USD 4,671.00 / Basic
VS5-ENT-AK-P-SSS-C
USD 5,561.00 / Production
Security and multi-site availability VMware vSphere 5 Enterprise Acceleration Kit for 6 processors plus 25-VM packs of vCenter Operations Advanced, vShield App with Data Security, and Site Recovery Manager Standard
VS5-ENTM-AK-C
USD 22,995.00
VS5-ENTM-AK-G-SSS-C
USD 7,401.00 / Basic
VS5-ENTM-AK-P-SSS-C
USD 8,811.00 / Production
Policy-based datacenter automation VMware vSphere 5 Enterprise Plus Acceleration Kit for 6 processors (with 96 GB vRAM entitlement per processor)
VS5-ENT-AK-C
USD 21,995.00
VS5-ENT-AK-G-SSS-C
USD 5,453.00 / Basic
VS5-ENT-AK-P-SSS-C
USD 6,491.00 / Production
Application service level assurance and on-demand private cloud VMware vSphere 5 Enterprise Plus Acceleration Kit for 6 processors plus 25-VM packs of vCenter Operations Advanced, vShield App with Data Security, Site Recovery Manager Standard, and vCloud Director
VS5-EPLM-AK-C
USD 29,995.00
VS5-EPLM-AK-G-SSS-C
USD 8,970.00 / Basic
VS5-EPLM-AK-P-SSS-C
USD 10,679.00 / Production
 

VMware vSphere Editions

A la carte licensing that is priced on a per CPU basis. All editions must be used in conjunction with an existing or separately purchased vCenter Server edition. Editions have specific CPU and virtual memory entitlements. If higher requirements are needed beyond these entitlements, additional licenses must be purchased. SnS is required for at least one year.

**Pricing information is only suggested retail pricing for the United States. Actual pricing may vary and is subject to change at any time. Please consult an authorized VMware partner or reseller for additional information.

PRODUCT TITLE What’s Included License Price
(US ONLY**)
1 Year Support & Subscription
Server consolidation and no planned downtime VMware vSphere 5 Standard for 1 processor (with 32 GB vRAM entitlement per processor)
VS5-STD-C
USD 995.00
VS5-STD-G-SSS-C
USD 273.00 / Basic
VS5-STD-P-SSS-C
USD 323.00 / Production
Powerful & efficient resource management VMware vSphere 5 Enterprise for 1 processor (with 64 GB vRAM entitlement per processor)
VS5-ENT-C
USD 2,875.00
VS5-ENT-G-SSS-C
USD 604.00 / Basic
VS5-ENT-P-SSS-C
USD 719.00 / Production
Policy-based datacenter automation VMware vSphere 5 Enterprise Plus for 1 processor (with 96 GB vRAM entitlement per processor)
VS5-ENT-PL-C
USD 3,495.00
VS5-ENT-PL-G-SSS-C
USD 734.00 / Basic
VS5-ENT-PL-P-SSS-C
USD 874.00 / Production
 

VMware vCenter Server Editions

VMware vCenter Server provides unified management for vSphere environments and is a required component of a complete VMware vSphere deployment. One instance of vCenter Server is required to centrally manage virtual machines and their hosts and to enable all vSphere features. SnS is required for at least one year.

**Pricing information is only suggested retail pricing for the United States. Actual pricing may vary and is subject to change at any time. Please consult an authorized VMware partner or reseller for additional information.

PRODUCT TITLE What’s Included License Price
(US ONLY**)
1 Year Support & Subscription
Powerful management tools for smaller vSphere environments looking to rapidly provision, monitor, and control virtual machines. VMware vCenter Server 5 Foundation for vSphere up to 3 hosts (Per Instance)
VCS-FND-C
USD 1,495.00
VCS-FND-G-SSS-C
USD 545.00 / Basic
VCS-FND-P-SSS-C
USD 645.00 / Production
Large-scale management of VMware vSphere deployments for rapid provisioning, monitoring, orchestration, and control of virtual machines. VMware vCenter Server 5 Standard for vSphere 5 (Per Instance)
VCS-STD-C
USD 4,995.00
VCS-STD-G-SSS-C
USD 1,049.00 / Basic
VCS-STD-P-SSS-C
USD 1,249.00 / Production