Cost information from vRealize Business Standard Edition for compute resources is updated every 24 hours. A fabric administrator can also trigger a manual update of cost information.


  • Verify that a tenant administrator or business management administrator has updated cost information in vRealize Business Standard Edition since the last time that cost information was updated. For more information, see the vRealize Business Standard Edition documentation.

  • Log in to the vRealize Automation console as a fabric administrator.


  1. Select Infrastructure > Compute Resources > Compute Resources.
  2. Click Update Costs.

    The Confirm Update Costs page appears with the cost status, including the last time costs were updated and the next scheduled update.

  3. Click OK.
  4. (Optional) : Confirm that the cost update has completed successfully.
    1. Click Update Costs.

      If the updated costs are still being applied to compute resources, the status appears as In Progress. After the update is complete, the page automatically refreshes with the new status and last updated time.

    2. Click Cancel.


The cost information is updated for all compute resources that are configured with vRealize Business Standard Edition.