vRealize Infrastructure Navigator maps services that are installed and running in your virtual environment.

The following table lists and describes the services supported by vRealize Infrastructure Navigator along with the supported versions and service name as displayed in the UI.

Services Supported


Service Name



Web Server

Apache HTTP

2.0.X, 2.2.X

The Apache HTTP Server, also known as Apache, is an open-source Web server that provides HTTP services in sync with the current HTTP standards.



The Internet Information Services (IIS) is a flexible, secure, and easy-to-manage Web server developed by Microsoft for use with Microsoft Windows.


0.7, 0.8

The nginx is a lightweight, HTTP, and reverse proxy server, as well as a mail proxy server that runs on UNIX, Linux, BSD variants, Mac OS X, Solaris, and Microsoft Windows.


2007, 2010

Microsoft SharePoint is a centralized web application platform and a replacement for multiple web applications. In the user interface, the single server installation of SharePoint appears as SharePoint Server, Web-server Front End appears as SharePoint Web Server, and Application appears as SharePoint Application Server.

Cache Server


6.0, 6.5

VMware vFabric GemFire is a distributed data management platform that provides dynamic scalability, high performance, and data management capabilities of a database.

Mail Server


2003, 2007, 2010

Microsoft Exchange Server is the server side of the messaging application used by enterprises.

Database Server

Oracle DB


The Oracle Database is an Object-Relational Database Management System (ORDBMS).


9.0, 10.0, 10.5

Microsoft SQL Server is a relational model database server.


9.5, 9.7

IBM DB2 Enterprise Server Edition is a relational model database server that runs on Unix, Linux, IBM i, z/OS and Windows servers.


5.1, 5.5

MySQL is an open source Relational Database Management System (RDBMS) that runs as a server, providing multi-user access to a number of databases.

Sybase DB

15.0, 15.5

Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE) is a Relational Database Management System (RDBMS) developed by Sybase Corporation.

Application Server

Apache Tomcat

6.0.X, 7.0

Apache Tomcat is an open-source software implementation of the Java Servlet and JavaServer Pages (JSP) technologies that provides an environment for Java code to run.

tc Server

2.0, 2.1.1

tc Server is a lightweight application server that provides an enterprise version of the Apache Tomcat application server optimized for cloud and virtual environments.


6.1, 7.0

WebSphere Application Server (WAS) is a software application server developed by IBM that builds, deploys, and manages SOA business applications and services.



Oracle WebLogic Server is an application server for building and deploying enterprise Java EE applications.


5.1, 6.0

JBoss Application Server is an open-source Java EE-based application server that provides Java EE 5 features along with extended enterprise services including clustering, caching, and persistence.

Virtualization Management

VMware vCenter

4.1, 5.0

VMware vCenter Server centrally manages VMware vSphere environments and improves IT administrators control over the virtual environment.

VMware vCloud Director

1.1, 1.5

VMware vCloud Director delivers cloud infrastructure on-demand so that the end users can consume virtual resources with maximum agility. Consolidate datacenters and deploy workloads on shared infrastructure with built-in security and role-based access control. Migrate workloads between different clouds and integrate existing management systems using customer extensions, APIs, and open cross-cloud standards.

VMware vShield Manager

4.1, 5.0

VMware vShield Manager provides a central point of control for managing, deploying, reporting, logging and integrating vShield as well as third-party security services. Working in conjunction with vCenter Server, vShield Manager enables role based access control and separation of duties as part of a unified framework for managing virtualization security.

VMware vCenter Operations Standard

1.0.0, 1.0.1

vCenter Operations Standard is a tool for monitoring and managing the performance of your virtual environment. vCenter Operations Standard collects performance data from each object at every level of your virtual infrastructure, from individual virtual machines and disk drives to entire clusters and data centers. It stores and analyzes the data, and uses that analysis to provide real-time information about problems, or potential problems, anywhere in your enterprise.

Application Management

VMware View Server

4.6, 5.0

VMware View simplifies desktop and application management while increasing security and control. Delivers a personalized high fidelity experience for end-users across sessions and devices.

Messaging Server


1.8.1, 2.3.1

RabbitMQ is an open-source, enterprise messaging system that uses Advanced Message Queuing Protocol (AMQP). RabbitMQ provides robust messaging for applications.

Disaster Recovery Server

Site Recovery Manager

4.1, 5.0

Site Recovery Manager is used for disaster protection and site migration for all virtualized applications migration.

Replication Server


Replication Server is a part of the host based replication solution for Site Recovery Manager.

Replication Management Server


Replication Management Server is a part of the host based replication solution for Site Recovery Manager.

Authentication Server

Active Directory

Windows 2003 and Windows 2008

Active Directory provides a central location for network administration and security.