This upgrade license is for one CPU and includes an entitlement of 32GB of vRAM.
VMware vSphere Standard 5
provides an entry-level solution for basic consolidation of applications to slash hardware costs while accelerating application deployment.
vSphere 5 is the industry's most complete scalable and powerful virtualization platform delivering the infrastructure and application services that organizations need to transform their information technology and deliver IT as a service.
- Thin provisioning - Reduce storage needs by utilizing dynamic storage that expands to meet the requirements of the virtual machine with no performance degradation.
- Update Manager - Reduce time spent on routine remediation by automating the tracking patching and updating of your vSphere hosts as well as the VM's applications and operating systems.
- Data Recovery - Protect your data through fast agent-less backups to disk with de-duplication to minimize the use of backup disk space.
- High Availability - Minimize downtime with automated restart of your VMs following physical machine failure.
- vMotion - Eliminate application downtime from planned server maintenance by migrating running VM's between hosts.
- Storage APIs for Data Protection - Achieve scalable backup without disrupting applications or users by leveraging supported 3rd party backup software that leverage these APIs.
Support (SnS) is required to purchase this product. vCenter is also required.