The details for a license key provide information about the license key assignment and use for a vCenter Server system during the selected time period. You can view details for a license key from the Reporting tab on the Licensing page in the vSphere Client.

To view the details for a license key, select the key from the Product Details pane.

Details for a License Key

License Key Details

Description

Asset

Assets licensed with the license key over the selected period.

Licenses used (selected period)

Amount of units from the license capacity that the asset uses over the selected period. The value is aggregated from the data in the license use snapshots that are available in the vCenter Server database for the selected period. The License Usage History service in every vCenter Server system collects license use snapshots every hour.

Licenses used (today)

Amount of units from the license capacity that the asset uses on the current date.