VMware vCenter Server Standard provides large scale management of VMware vSphere deployments for rapid provisioning, monitoring, orchestration, and control of virtual machines.
Purchased separately on a per instance basis, it is essential for managing multiple VMware vSphere server hosts and enabling many features including:
Analyze and remediate issues quickly with visibility into vSphere virtual infrastructure.
Deliver the security and availability of vSphere through automated proactive management features such as automated load balancing and out-of-the-box automation workflows.
VMware vCenter Server Standard edition includes the following capabilities:
VMware vSphere Clients
VMware vCenter APIs and .NET
vCenter Single Sign-On
vCenter Orchestrator – Streamlines and automates key IT processes
vCenter Server Linked Mode – Enables a common inventory view across multiple instances of vCenter Server