To start your vRealize Network Insight Cloud trial, you must sign up for VMware Cloud Services with your VMware ID.

Sign up to vRealize Network Insight Cloud

When you sign up for a VMware Cloud service, or when someone invites you to join a service, you receive an email invitation containing a link that you use to sign up.

Procedure

  1. Use the following link to sign up for the vRealize Network Insight Cloud trial service:
    • Sign up for vRealize Network Insight Cloud trial service.

      You sign up for VMware Cloud services with your VMware ID. If you do not have a My VMware account, you create one as you sign up.

    You will receive the service activation link to log in to vRealize Network Insight Cloud through email within one hour.
    Note:
    • To request for the trial service, you must use the same email ID that you entered at the time of creating VMware ID.
    • Ensure that you are not opted-out of VMware marketing emails and check your junk folder for any email communications from VMware. If you don't receive any activation links within one or two days, contact help-vni@vmware.com to get the manual link from the Cloud services.
  2. Click the link in your invitation email.
  3. Sign up for VMware Cloud:
    1. If you have a VMware ID, follow the steps to sign up to VMware Cloud with your VMware ID credentials.
    2. If you do not have a VMware ID, follow the steps to create your My VMware account, and sign up to VMware Cloud.
  4. Log in to VMware Cloud with your VMware ID. If you are not redirected to the vRealize Network Insight Cloud page, go to https://www.mgmt.cloud.vmware.com/.

Start vRealize Network Insight Cloud Trial

VMware offers a full-featured 30 days vRealize Network Insight Cloud free trial to all the new organizations. Any new tenant or organization can register for the vRealize Network Insight Cloud trial offer.

vRealize Network Insight Cloud is available for purchase globally and hosted in US West (Oregon), Canada Central (Montreal), Europe (London), Europe(Frankfurt), Asia Pacific (Tokyo), Asia Pacific (Sydney), Asia Pacific (Mumbai).

During the free trial, you can use all the features of vRealize Network Insight Cloud with the following limitation:
Entities Maximum Trial Limits
VMs 2,000​
Flows 500,000
Physical Devices 30
Network Assurance and Verification Rules​ 15,000​
VMware SD-WAN Edges​ 15
Reach out to VMware Sales, if you need to extend the trial scale limits.
Note: You also get an additional 15 days grace period before the permanent termination of the trial period. Contact VMware Sales to extend the trial period beyond 45 days.

Service terminates after 45 days, which result in the deletion of the service data. Any reactivation post service termination requires a new collector deployment and configuration.

Note: vRealize Network Insight Cloud trial offer is not applicable for existing organizations or new users to the existing organizations that have already used the trial offer.

Prerequisites

Sign up to vRealize Network Insight Cloud

Procedure

  1. Log in to VMware Cloud services with your VMware ID.
  2. Select vRealize Network Insight Cloud.
  3. To start the trial, from the Select region drop-down menu, select a hosting region.
    Note: Select the hosting region carefully. After you start the trial, you cannot change the hosting region.
  4. Click CONTINUE.
    Note: If a valid subscription for vRealize Network Insight Cloud exists, then you are on-boarded as a license user and not as a trial user.

Become a Customer

You can purchase a service plan at any moment during the trial period. VMware service billing starts right after you purchase the service plan.

Procedure

  1. Log in to vRealize Network Insight Cloud.
  2. Click BUY NOW on the Green banner on the Welcome page.
  3. Select one of the following pricing plan:
    • Click BUY ON-DEMAND and follow the instruction to complete the purchase.
    • Click BUY SUBSCRIPTION and follow the instruction to complete the purchase to avail one to five year subscription.
    Show two types (on-demand and 1-5 year subscription) of pricing plan for vRealize Network Insight Cloud
  4. Refresh the vRealize Network Insight Cloud UI to update the subscription changes.