The vRealize Business for Cloud user interface options vary based on the license key. You can see all the available options by using the vRealize Business for Cloud, vRealize Business Enterprise or vCloud Air and vRealize Suite Advanced and Enterprise licenses. Certain vRealize Business for Cloud may not be available as part of vCloud Suite Standard and vRealize Suite Standard licenses.

Table 1. User Interfaces comparison of vRealize Business for Cloud Standard edition and vRealize Business for Cloud Advanced edition.

Tasks that you can perform

Options available in the vRealize Business for Cloud Standard edition

Options available in the vRealize Business for Cloud Advanced edition

Navigation on the vRealize Business for Cloud user interface

Managing Connections

Yes

Yes

Administration > Business Management > Manage Private Cloud Connections

Managing Public Cloud Accounts

No

Yes

Administration > Business Management > Manage Hybrid & Public Cloud Accounts

Updating Reference Database

Yes

Yes

Administration > Business Management > Update Reference Database

Generating and downloading the log files to analyze the issues

Yes

Yes

Administration > Business Management > Support File

Updating License

Yes

Yes

Administration > Business Management > Update License

Generating a token for vRealize Business Enterprise integration

No

Yes

Administration > Business Management > vRealize Business Integration

Calculating depreciation

Yes

Yes

Administration > Business Management > Calculation Preference

Adding and modifying vCenter Server instances

Yes

Yes

Administration > Business Management > Manage Private Cloud Connections > vCenter Server

Adding and modifying EMC SRM servers

No

Yes

Administration > Business Management > Manage Private Cloud Connections > Storage Servers

Adding and modifying vCloud Director instances

Yes

Yes

Administration > Business Management > Manage Private Cloud Connections > vCloud Director

Adding or modifying public cloud accounts such as vCloud Air, AWS, Azure and adding the public cloud account for comparison

No

Yes

Administration > Business Management > Manage Hybrid & Public Cloud Accounts

Viewing the vRealize Business for Cloud overview

Yes

Yes

Business Management > Overview

View private cloud cost, expenses and operational analysis information

Yes

Yes

Business Management > Private Cloud (vSphere)

View hybrid cloud cost information

No

Yes

Business Management > Hybrid Cloud (vCloud Air)

View public Cloud (AWS)

No

Yes

Business Management > Public Cloud (AWS)

View public Cloud (Azure)

No

Yes

Business Management > Public Cloud (Azure)

View price values and policies, charges, business unit list and business unit map

Yes

Yes

Business Management > Pricing and Charges

View the showback statement and reclamation opportunities

No

Yes

Business Management > Showback

Comparison of cloud cost

Yes

Yes

Business Management > Cloud Comparison

View data center optimization information

No

Yes

Business Management > Data Center Optimization

Generating reports

Yes

Yes

Business Management > Data Sets

Editing business hierarchy

Yes

Yes

Business Management > Pricing and Charges > Business Units List > Edit > Edit Business Hierarchy

Editing the price

Yes

Yes

Business Management > Pricing and Charges > Pricing > Edit > Edit Pricing

Editing the budget value

No

Yes

Business Management > Pricing and Charges > Pricing > Edit > Edit Budget

Generating reports for vCenter Server

Yes

Yes

Business Management > Data Sets > vCenter Server

Generating reports for vCloud Director

Yes

Yes

Business Management > Data Sets > vCloud Director

Generating reports for vRealize Automation virtual machines

Yes

Yes

Business Management > Data Sets > vRealize Automation VMs

Generating storage reports

No

Yes

Business Management > Data Sets > Storage

Generating public cloud reports

No

Yes

Business Management > Data Sets > Public Cloud