vRealize Business for Cloud lets you compare the cost of running a virtual machine group in your private cloud environment with that of running the group in other public clouds that you have added to vRealize Business for Cloud.


  1. Log in to the vRealize Automation interface at https://vRealize_Automation_host_name/vcac/org/tenant_URL by using credentials of a tenant administrator.
  2. Click Business Management.
  3. Under Planning, click Cloud Comparison.
  4. (Optional) Select the data center for which you want to view cloud comparison information.

    The cost comparison information for your private cloud and other public clouds is displayed according to the data center that you have selected.

    By default the information related to the Compare new VMs to Cloud link is displayed. vRealize Business for Cloud displays a sample group with the configuration of 2 cores, 1.6GHz CPU, and 3.5GB RAM. vRealize Business for Cloud displays a suitable cluster and storage with the minimum price for the configuration.