You can identify which of your virtual machines have VBS enabled, for reporting and compliance purposes.


  1. Connect to vCenter Server by using the vSphere Client.
  2. Select a vCenter Server instance, a data center, or a host in the inventory.
  3. Click the VMs tab and click Virtual Machines.
  4. To show the VBS column, click the three-bar Column Selector in the lower left corner and select the VBS check box.
  5. Scan for "Present" in the VBS column.