To assign the vCloud Suite license key to the suite components, you must add the key to the license inventory of vCenter Server.

Required privilege: Global.Licenses

Verify that the vSphere Client is connected to the vCenter Server system.

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In the vSphere Client, select Home > Administration > Licensing.

2

Select Manage vSphere Licenses.

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In the Add License Keys page, type or paste the vCloud Suite license key, and type an optional label for the key.

4

Click Add License Keys.

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Review the details for the license key, click Next on the remaining pages of the wizard, and click Finish.

The vCloud Suite license key is added to the license inventory of vCenter Server.

Assign the vCloud Suite license key to vSphere, vCenter Operations Management Suite, vCenter Site Recovery Manager, and vCloud Networking and Security.