vRealize Operations is available as standalone and bundled with various suites from VMware.

Purchasing Options

Licensing models:

  • Portable licensing units: vRealize Operations is available per portable licensing unit as part of the VMware vCloud Suite and VMware vRealize Suite.
  • Per processor with unlimited VMs: vRealize Operations is available per processor as part of vSphere with Operations Management.
  • Per virtual machine or physical server: vRealize Operations is also available a-la-carte in 25-VM or OS-instance license packs.

Choose Your Edition

vRealize Operations is available in three editions for use by teams responsible for managing vSphere and virtual infrastructure, heterogeneous virtual and physical environments, or hybrid cloud infrastructure at the OS and application level. The editions are - Standard, Advanced and Enterprise.


Edition Name Description
Standard Provides intelligent operations management for vSphere for businesses of all sizes. It correlates data across the environment in a unified management tool that is easy to use and competitively priced. It enables performance and capacity optimization with predictive analytics, Smart Alerts, policy-based automation, and intelligent workload placement.
Advanced Provides intelligent operations management across physical, virtual, and cloud infrastructures supported by third party management packs for infrastructure. Correlates data across the infrastructure and provides application-to-infrastructure dependencies in a unified management tool that is easy-to-use, with customizable displays and reporting tailored to each team’s needs. Provides full control over performance, capacity, and configuration with predictive analytics, intelligent workload placement, and Smart Alerts to drive proactive action, as well as policy-based automation.
Enterprise Provides all the capabilities of Advanced, plus additional capabilities for managing business critical applications and regulatory compliance. Provides application monitoring and OS-level configuration and compliance management capabilities to help ensure quality of service, operational efficiency, and enforcement of IT standards for both infrastructure and applications in physical, virtual, and cloud environments. Supported by third party management packs for infrastructure and applications.

Management Packs

Download vRealize Operations Management Packs for third-party infrastructure and applications such as Netapp, Cisco, Microsoft Exchange, SQL Server, Hyper-V, Amazon AWS, SAP, Oracle, and more on the VMware Solution Exchange.

Support Offerings

Production or Basic support contracts are available for all VMware vRealize Operations editions. One year of SnS is required. Learn more about support.

Global support available 24x7 for your production environments where fast response times for critical issues are required. Includes product updates and upgrades. Learn more about Production Support.

Support for non-critical applications and platforms that require support during normal business hours only. Includes product updates and upgrades. Learn more about Basic Support.

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