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, vCloud Suite Advanced or Enterprise and vRealize Suite Advanced or Enterprise licenses. Certain vRealize Business for Cloud options might 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 in the vRealize Automation-integrated setup and the standalone setup
Managing Private Cloud Accounts such as vCenter Server Yes Yes
  • For the integrated setup: Administration > Business Management > Manage Private Cloud Connections
  • For the standalone setup: Administration > Manage Private Cloud Connections
Note: You cannot add the EMC SRM servers by using the vCloud Suite Standard and vRealize Suite Standard licenses.
Managing Private Cloud Accounts such as vCloud Director No Yes
  • For the integrated setup: Administration > Business Management > Manage Private Cloud Connections
  • For the standalone setup: Administration > Manage Private Cloud Connections
Managing Private Cloud Accounts such as EMC SRM servers No Yes
  • For the integrated setup: Administration > Business Management > Manage Private Cloud Connections > Storage Server
  • For the standalone setup: Administration > Manage Private Cloud Connections > Storage Server
Managing Public Cloud Accounts such as AWS, Azure and cloud providers for comparison No Yes
  • For the integrated setup: Administration > Business Management > Manage Hybrid & Public Cloud Accounts
  • For the standalone setup: Administration > Manage Hybrid & Public Cloud Accounts
Updating Reference Database Yes Yes
  • For the integrated setup: Administration > Business Management > Update Reference Database
  • For the standalone setup: Administration > Update Reference Database
Generating and downloading the log files to analyze the issues Yes Yes
  • For the integrated setup: Administration > Business Management > Support File
  • For the standalone setup: Administration > Support File
Updating License Yes Yes
  • For the integrated setup: Administration > Business Management > Update License
  • For the standalone setup: Administration > Update License
Generating a token for vRealize Business Enterprise integration No Yes
  • For the integrated setup: Administration > Business Management > vRealize Business Integration
  • For the standalone setup: Administration > vRealize Business Integration
Managing data collectors Yes Yes
  • For the integrated setup: Administration > Business Management > Manage Data Collector
  • For the standalone setup: Administration > Manage Data Collector
Calculating depreciation Yes Yes
  • For the integrated setup: Administration > Business Management > Calculation Preference
  • For the standalone setup: Administration > Calculation Preference
Viewing the supported vRealize Business for Cloud Features Yes Yes Business Management > LaunchPad
Viewing the vRealize Business for Cloud Overview Yes Yes Business Management > Dashboard
Viewing private cloud cost, expenses, and charge information Yes Yes Business Management > Expenses > Private Cloud (vSphere)
Viewing AWS information No Yes Business Management > Expenses > Public Cloud (AWS)
Viewing Azure information No Yes Business Management > Expenses > Public Cloud (Azure)
Viewing the private cloud operational analysis information Yes Yes Business Management > Expenses > Private Cloud (vSphere)
Viewing price values and policies, charges, business unit list and business unit map Yes Yes Business Management > Consumption
Editing the price Yes Yes Business Management > Consumption > Pricing > Edit > Edit Pricing
Editing the budget value No Yes Business Management > Consumption > Pricing > Edit > Edit Budget
Editing business hierarchy Yes Yes Business Management > Consumption > Business Units Consumption > Edit > Edit Business Hierarchy
Viewing the showback statement and reclamation opportunities No Yes Business Management > Consumption > Showback > Showback Statement
Comparing cost across cloud and data centers Yes Yes Business Management > What-If Analysis
Viewing data center optimization information No Yes Business Management > What-If Analysis > Data Center Optimization
Generating reports Yes Yes Business Management > Reports
Scheduling reports Yes Yes Business Management > Reports > Schedule Report
Creating Custom Reports Yes Yes Business Management > Reports