You can delete a provider virtual datacenter to remove its compute, memory, and storage resources from vCloud Director. The resources remain unaffected in vSphere.


  • Disable the provider virtual datacenter.
  • Disable and delete all organization virtual datacenters that use the provider virtual datacenter.


  1. Click the Manage & Monitor tab and click Provider VDCs in the left pane.
  2. Right-click the provider virtual datacenter name and select Delete.
  3. Click Yes.