This product is delivered via email to your provided email address for your convenience. Upon request the keycode and / or the original packaging with Certificate of Authenticity can be mailed to you. SoftwareMedia stores your keycode which can be accessed anytime under My Account in case you ever need to authenticate the purchase of a genuine license. For more info check out our FAQ PageNote: Subscription is required to purchase. Server hosts must be managed by the included vCenter Server Essentials edition which in turn cannot be used to manage other server hosts not included with this kit.
This product includes 3 Hosts (max. 2 processors each) and entitlement for 144 GB vRAM.
VMware vSphere 5 Essentials Kit provides an all-in-one solution for small offices to virtualize three physical servers for consolidating and managing applications to reduce hardware and operating costs with a low up front investment.
With the vSphere Essentials Kit you can:
- Reduce server capital costs by over 50%
- Cut the deployment time of new servers from weeks to hours
- Centrally monitor and control servers and virtual machines from a single pane of glass
- Automate operations to improve IT responsiveness
- VMware ESXi or VMware ESX hypervisor architecture (deployment-time choice VMware recommends the ESXi hypervisor architecture)
- VMFS (Virtual Machine File System)
- 4-way Virtual SMP
- VMware vCenter Server Agent
- VMware vStorage APIs / VMware Consolidated Backup (VCB)
- VMware Update Manager
- VMware vCenter Server for Essentials
Brand Vmware Product Type Full Version License Package Type License Edition Essentials Platform PC License Type License License Details
Up to 2 processors per host and 6 cores per processor