Free Software Licenses

VMware provides TAP Access and Elite members with a limited number of licenses of several VMware products to develop, test, validate or integrate your products on VMware platforms. Access members receive a starter bundle which includes enough licenses for one development team plus a 2-instance pack of product support. Elite members receive enough licenses for multiple development teams plus unlimited Basic product support (M-F 8 AM to 5 PM Pacific Time).

NFR Software
VMware vSphere 5 Enterprise Plus 12 60
VMware vCloud Director (25VM) 2 12
VMware vCloud Suite 5 Enterprise 2 12
VMware vCloud Networking and Security Advanced (25 VM Pack) 1 3
VMware vCenter Protect Standard for Server (Shavlik) 2 12
VMware vSphere Storage Appliance (per instance) 2 12
VMware vSphere Data Protection Advanced (per processor) (w/subscription) 1 6
vFabric Suite 5.1 Advanced 12 60
Pivotal Web Server per Processor 3 15
vFabric Data Director 2.0 (25 VM pack) 1 3
vFabric Postgres 9.1 Standard Edition 3 15
Pivotal SQLFire Enterprise Edition License per processor 3 15
Pivotal GemFire License (per Proc) - Data Management Node 2 9
Pivotal GemFire License (per Proc) - Global WAN Upgrade 2 9
Pivotal GemFire License (per Proc) - Unlimited Client Upgrade 2 9
VMware vCenter Server 5 Standard for vSphere 5 (Per Instance) 1 6
VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager 5 Standard (25 VM Pack) 1 6
vCenter Server Heartbeat 6.4 1 3
vCenter Chargeback Manager 2.0 (25 VM Pack) 2 6
VMware vCenter Operations Management Standard 5.0 (25 VM Pack) 2 6
VMware vCenter Operations Adaptor (Unlimited) for 3rd party information 50 300
VMware vCenter Operations Manager 5.0 (Per Managed System) 50 300
VMware vCenter Infrastructure Navigator 50 300
VMware Horizon View 5 Premier Bundle 100 Pack 1 3
VMware Fusion 6 Professional Edition, ESD  (Volume Pricing for 1-9 licenses) 3 9
VMware Workstation 10 2 7
VMware Vcops for Horizon View 1 6
VMware Horizon Suite 100 Pack (w/subscription) 1 6
SDK per Incident Support  - Email Only, 5 incidents/year 1

All software licenses delivered under the VMware TAP program are considered not for resale (NFR) and are intended for partners to use in a lab or testing and development environment or any other pre-sales situation only, and not for any production environment. Acceptable uses of software licenses include testing and supporting applications for the VMware platform, product demos for potential customers in a demo or training facility, answering support questions for product(s) running VMware software.

Unacceptable use of software licenses include running any other applications on the VMware platform other than the application a partner is trying to integrate or support, running VMware software in any production environment: data center, accounting department, sales department, etc.

The licenses are provided to new TAP Program Elite members after all of the appropriate documents have been accepted and the fees have been paid. Updates and upgrades as well as renewal of support are provided as needed. All communication related to licenses is sent to the appropriate contacts provided at the time of enrollment. See Partner Central for latest pricing and order fulfillment details.