You can edit the monthly cost of maintaining your cloud environment. Maintenance cost is categorized into hardware maintenance cost and operating system maintenance cost. Hardware maintenance cost is calculated as a percentage of the purchase cost of servers. Operating system maintenance cost is calculated as a percentage of the Windows licensing costs.

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Log in to vRealize Business for Cloud as an administrator.

https://vRealize_Automation_host_name/vcac/org/tenant_URL (for the vRealize Automation integrated setup)

https://vRealize_Business_for_Cloud_host_name/itfm-cloud(for the vRealize Business for Cloud standalone setup)

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Click Business Management.

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Under Expenses, click Private Cloud (vSphere).

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Select Expenses (vSphere) and click Edit Expenses.

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Select the Maintenance tab.

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(Optional) Select a data center from the All Data Centers drop-down list to view or edit the maintenance information of a specific the data center.

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Edit the monthly maintenance cost.

Edit the percentage value of the hardware maintenance cost.

Edit the percentage value of the operating system maintenance cost.

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Click Save.

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(Optional) Click Reset to clear the updated values.

The monthly maintenance cost is updated.