Compare all three editions of VMware vSphere with Operations Management and see which is right for building your virtual infrastructure.

Compare vSphere with Operations Management Editions

  Standard Enterprise Enterprise Plus
Overview Server consolidation, business continuity, and insight into workload capacity and health management Resource load balancing and insight into workload capacity and health management Enhanced application availability and performance with insight into workload capacity and health management
Product Components
License Entitlement Per 1 CPU Per 1 CPU Per 1 CPU
vSphere Edition Standard Enterprise Enterprise Plus
vRealize Operations Edition** Standard Standard Standard
Centralized Management Compatibility
vCenter Server (sold separately) vCenter Server Standard vCenter Server Standard vCenter Server Standard
Cloud API Integration
VMware Integrated OpenStack     Support for VMware Integrated OpenStack is sold separately

** Per CPU upgrade to vRealize Operations Insight is available. See Pricing page for more information.

 

Product Features Standard Enterprise Enterprise Plus
Insight to Workload Capacity and Health
vSphere Performance and Health Monitoring      
Capacity Management      
Predictive Analytics and Smart Alerts      
Policy Management      
Automation and Guided Remediation      
Operations Dashboard      
Business Continuity and Security
vMotion      
Storage vMotion      
High Availability      
Data Protection      
Multi-Processor Fault Tolerance 2-vCPU 2-vCPU 4-vCPU
vShield Endpoint      
vSphere Replication      
Hot Add      
Cross-vCenter vMotion  
Long Distance vMotion  
Resource Prioritization and Enhanced Application Performance
Virtual Volumes      
Storage-Based Policy Management      
Reliable Memory    
Big Data Extensions    
Virtual Serial Port Concentrator    
Distributed Resources Scheduler (DRS), Distributed Power Management (DPM)    
Storage DRS  
Storage I/O Control and Network I/O Control  
Single Root I/O Virtualization (SR-IOV) Support  
Flash Read Cache  
NVIDIA GRID vGPU  
Automated Administration and Provisioning
Storage APIs for Array Integration, Multipathing    
Distributed Switch  
Content Library      
(+ Template Deployment)
Host Profiles and Auto Deploy  

Compare vSphere with Operations Management Acceleration Kits

vSphere with Operations Management Standard AK vSphere with Operations Management Enterprise AK vSphere with Operations Management Enterprise Plus AK
Overview Server consolidation, business continuity, and insight into workload capacity and health Resource load balancing and insight into workload capacity and health Enhanced application availability and performance with insight into workload capacity and health
Centralized Management vCenter Server Standard (1 instance) vCenter Server Standard (1 instance) vCenter Server Standard (1 instance)
Virtualization platform vSphere with Operations Management Standard (6 processors) vSphere with Operations Management Enterprise (6 processors) vSphere with Operations Management Enterprise Plus (6 processors)

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