Use the configure-ceip command of the cell management tool to join or leave the VMware Customer Experience Improvement Program (CEIP).

This product participates in VMware’s Customer Experience Improvement Program (“CEIP”). Details regarding the data collected through CEIP and the purposes for which it is used by VMware are set forth in the Trust & Assurance Center at http://www.vmware.com/trustvmware/ceip.html. You can use the cell management tool to join or leave VMware's CEIP for this product at any time.

To join or leave the VMware Customer Experience Improvement Program, use a command line with the following form:
cell-management-tool  configure-ceip options
If you prefer not to participate in VMware's CEIP for this product, run this command with the --disable option :
Table 1. Cell Management Tool Options and Arguments, configure-ceip Subcommand
Option Argument Description
--help (-h) None Provides a summary of available commands in this category.
--disable None Leave the VMware Customer Experience Improvement Program
--enable None Join the VMware Customer Experience Improvement Program
--status None Display this product's current participation status in the VMware Customer Experience Improvement Program

Leave the VMware Customer Experience Improvement Program

To leave the VMware Customer Experience Improvement Program use a command like this one:
[root@cell1 /opt/vmware/vcloud-director/bin]# cell-management-tool configure-ceip --disable
Participation disabled
After you run this command, the system no longer sends any information to the VMware Customer Experience Improvement Program.
To confirm the system's current participation status in the VMware Customer Experience Improvement Program use a command like this one:
[root@cell1 /opt/vmware/vcloud-director/bin]# cell-management-tool configure-ceip --status
Participation disabled