The vRealize Business for Cloud user interface options vary based on the license key. You can see all the available options by using the vRealize Business for Cloud, vCloud Suite Advanced or Enterprise and vRealize Suite Advanced or Enterprise licenses. Certain vRealize Business for Cloud options might not be available as part of vCloud Suite Standard and vRealize Suite Standard licenses.

User Interfaces comparison of vRealize Business for Cloud Standard edition and vRealize Business for Cloud Advanced edition.

Tasks that you can perform

Options available in the vRealize Business for Cloud Standard edition

Options available in the vRealize Business for Cloud Advanced edition

Navigation on the vRealize Business for Cloud user interface in the vRealize Automation integrated setup and the standalone setup

Managing Private Cloud Accounts such as vCenter Server, vCloud Director

Yes

Yes

For the integrated setup: Administration > Business Management > Manage Private Cloud Connections

For the standalone setup: Administration > Manage Private Cloud Connections

Note

You cannot add the EMC SRM servers by using the vCloud Suite Standard and vRealize Suite Standard licenses.

Managing Private Cloud Accounts such as EMC SRM servers

No

Yes

For the integrated setup: Administration > Business Management > Manage Private Cloud Connections > Storage Server

For the standalone setup: Administration > Manage Private Cloud Connections > Storage Server

Managing Public Cloud Accounts such as vCloud Air, AWS, Azure and cloud providers for comparison

No

Yes

For the integrated setup: Administration > Business Management > Manage Hybrid & Public Cloud Accounts

For the standalone setup: Administration > Manage Hybrid & Public Cloud Accounts

Updating Reference Database

Yes

Yes

For the integrated setup: Administration > Business Management > Update Reference Database

For the standalone setup: Administration > Update Reference Database

Generating and downloading the log files to analyze the issues

Yes

Yes

For the integrated setup: Administration > Business Management > Support File

For the standalone setup: Administration > Support File

Updating License

Yes

Yes

For the integrated setup: Administration > Business Management > Update License

For the standalone setup: Administration > Update License

Generating a token for vRealize Business Enterprise integration

No

Yes

For the integrated setup: Administration > Business Management > vRealize Business Integration

For the standalone setup: Administration > vRealize Business Integration

Managing data collectors

Yes

Yes

For the integrated setup: Administration > Business Management > Manage Data Collector

For the standalone setup: Administration > Manage Data Collector

Calculating depreciation

Yes

Yes

For the integrated setup: Administration > Business Management > Calculation Preference

For the standalone setup: Administration > Calculation Preference

Viewing the vRealize Business for Cloud overview

Yes

Yes

Business Management > Overview

View private cloud cost, expenses, and charge information

Yes

Yes

Business Management > Private Cloud (vSphere)

View hybrid cloud cost information

No

Yes

Business Management > Hybrid Cloud (vCloud Air)

View public Cloud (AWS)

No

Yes

Business Management > Public Cloud (AWS)

View public Cloud (Azure)

No

Yes

Business Management > Public Cloud (Azure)

View the private cloud operational analysis information

Yes

Yes

Business Management > Operational Analysis > Private Cloud (vSphere)

View price values and policies, charges, business unit list and business unit map

Yes

Yes

Business Management > Pricing and Charges

Editing the price

Yes

Yes

Business Management > Pricing and Charges > Pricing > Edit > Edit Pricing

Editing the budget value

No

Yes

Business Management > Pricing and Charges > Pricing > Edit > Edit Budget

Editing business hierarchy

Yes

Yes

Business Management > Pricing and Charges > Business Units List > Edit > Edit Business Hierarchy

View the showback statement and reclamation opportunities

No

Yes

Business Management > Showback

Comparison of cloud cost

Yes

Yes

Business Management > Cloud Comparison

View data center optimization information

No

Yes

Business Management > Data Center Optimization

Generating reports for vCenter Server

Yes

Yes

Business Management > Data Sets > vCenter Server

Generating reports for vCloud Director

Yes

Yes

Business Management > Data Sets > vCloud Director

Generating reports for vRealize Automation virtual machines

Yes

Yes

Business Management > Data Sets > vRealize Automation VMs

Note

This option is not available for the vRealize Business for Cloud standalone setup.

Generating storage reports

No

Yes

Business Management > Data Sets > Storage

Generating public cloud reports

No

Yes

Business Management > Data Sets > Public Cloud