FAQ

 

What is the current offer?

50% off the upgrade license from vSphere or vSphere with Operations Management Enterprise to vSphere or vSphere with Operations Management Enterprise Plus.

What is the timeframe for this promotion?

The vSphere Enterprise to vSphere Enterprise Plus and vSphere with Operations Management Enterprise to vSphere with Operations Management Enterprise Plus promotions are valid for eligible purchases made from February 10, 2016 through February 3, 2018 at 11:59 pm PT (Pacific Time). The vSphere Enterprise to vSphere with Operations Management Enterprise Plus promotion is valid for eligible purchases made from June 1, 2016 through February 3, 2018 at 11:59 pm PT (Pacific Time).

What are the benefits of this promotion?

Customers can upgrade to vSphere Enterprise Plus and vSphere with Operations Management Enterprise Plus at 50% off. This promotion also capitalizes on one of the most popular upgrade path to the SDDC.

What are the benefits of vSphere and vSphere with Operations Management Enterprise Plus?

Customers will now have access to a more robust feature set that includes capabilities such as vSphere Distributed Switch, Storage DRS, Host Profiles and Auto Deploy, and so much more…

What are the requirements of this promotion?

Customers must be currently active on Subscription and Support (SnS).

Which customers are eligible for this promotion?

This promotion is available to all commercial, academic, and U.S. Federal end-user customers.

How can this promotion be purchased?

Purchases may be made through a VMware authorized reselling partner, via the VMware website, or directly with VMware. Purchases through OEM partners and VMware service providers are also eligible.

Are promotion purchases eligible for VMware purchasing programs?

This promotion is not eligible for VMware Enterprise Purchasing Program (EPP). This promotion cannot be combined with any other promotions or discounts for the same product.

Which SKUs are associated with this Promotion?

  • VS6-ENT-EPL-UG-PRO: Upgrade: VMware vSphere 6 Enterprise to vSphere 6 Enterprise Plus for 1 Processor Promo 
  • VS6-ENT-EPL-UG-APRO: Academic Upgrade: VMware vSphere 6 Enterprise to vSphere 6 Enterprise Plus for 1 Processor Promo 
  • VS6-ENT-EPL-UG-FPRO: U.S. Federal Upgrade: VMware vSphere 6 Enterprise to vSphere 6 Enterprise Plus for 1 Processor Promo 
  • VS6-OENT-OEPL-UG-PRO: Upgrade: VMware vSphere 6 with Operations Management Enterprise to vSphere 6 with Operations Management Enterprise Plus for 1 Processor Promo 
  • VS6-OENT-OEP-UG-APRO: Academic Upgrade: VMware vSphere 6 with Operations Management Enterprise to vSphere 6 with Operations Management Enterprise Plus for 1 Processor Promo 
  • VS6-OENT-OEP-UG-FPRO: U.S. Federal Upgrade: VMware vSphere 6 with Operations Management Enterprise to vSphere 6 with Operations Management Enterprise Plus for 1 Processor Promo 
  • VS6-EN-OEPL-UG-PRO: Upgrade: VMware vSphere 6 Enterprise to vSphere 6 with Operations Management Enterprise Plus for 1 Processor Promo 
  • VS6-EN-OEPL-UG-APRO: Academic Upgrade: VMware vSphere 6 Enterprise to vSphere 6 with Operations Management Enterprise Plus for 1 Processor Promo 
  • VS6-EN-OEPL-UG-FPRO: U.S. Federal Upgrade: VMware vSphere 6 Enterprise to vSphere 6 with Operations Management Enterprise Plus for 1 Processor Promo

Support

Is Subscription and Support (SnS) required?

SnS is required with purchase.

Is SnS discounted?

Discounts are not offered for VMware SnS.

Who can I contact if I have questions?

Please contact your VMware authorized reselling partner or VMware account representative if you have any questions.