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VMware vSphere 5 Enterprise Plus

The best platform for building out cloud infrastructures

VMware vSphere Enterprise Plus includes the full range of vSphere features for transforming datacenters into dramatically simplified cloud computing environments providing the next generation of flexible, reliable IT services.

With vSphere Enterprise Plus, you can:

  • Reduce capital and operating costs by over 50%
  • Simplify the operational management of large virtualization deployments
  • Integrate across a broad range of hardware, operating systems, application stacks, and service providers

VMware vSphere Enterprise Plus includes:

  • VMware Hypervisor or VMware ESX hypervisor architectures (deployment-time choice, VMware recommends Hypervisor)
  • VMFS (Virtual Machine File System)
  • 32-way Virtual SMP
  • VMware vCenter Server Agent
  • VMware vStorage APIs / VMware Consolidated Backup (VCB)
  • VMware Update Manager
  • VMware High Availability (HA)
  • VMware vStorage Thin Provisioning
  • VMware VMotion™
  • VMware Hot Add
  • VMware Fault Tolerance
  • VMware Data Recovery
  • VMware vShield Zones
  • VMware Storage VMotion
  • VMware Distributed Resource Scheduler (DRS)
  • VMware Distributed Power Management (DPM)
  • VMware vNetwork Distributed Switch
  • VMware Host Profiles
  • VMware vStorage APIs for Data Protection / VMware Consolidated Backup (VCB)
  • VMware vStorage APIs for Multipathing
  • VMware vStorage APIs for Array Integration
  • VMware Storage I/O Control
  • VMware Network I/O Control
  • VMware DirectPath I/O

Consolidation and Availability - Convert Physical System to Virtual Machines, Leverage Live Migration (vMotion), and Enable High Availability (HA)

Continuous Availability - Fault Tolerance (FT) for Applications

Automated Resource Management - Deliver Load Balancing (DRS), Power Management (DPM), and Live Storage Migration (Storage vMotion) without Manual Intervention

Simplified Operations - Advanced Networking (Distributed Network Switch, I/0 Control), Advanced Storage (Storage DRS, Profile-Driven Storage) and Host Deployment/Configuration (Auto Deploy, Host Profiles) for More OPEX Savings

  Standard Enterprise Enterprise Plus
Server consolidation and no planned downtime Powerful & efficient resource management Policy-based datacenter automation
Product Components      
Processor Entitlement
Per 1 CPU Per 1 CPU Per 1 CPU
vRAM Entitlement
32GB 64GB 96GB
vCPU Entitlement
8-way 8-way 32-way
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMware
Centralized Management Compatibility      
vCenter Server Foundation
vCenter Server Standard
vCenter Server Foundation
vCenter Server Standard
vCenter Server Foundation
vCenter Server Standard
Product Features      
Virtual Serial Port Concentrator
Hot Add
Storage APIs for Multipathing
Auto Deploy
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