Data Center Virtualization & Cloud Infrastructure

VMware vSphere Essentials Kit Term

Price: $268.00

VMware vSphere Essentials Kit (Term License) delivers the industry-leading virtualization platform for small businesses at an affordable price. Small businesses can virtualize their physical servers and centrally manage these servers, reducing hardware costs and increasing operating efficiency with a low upfront investment.

Term license offers an additional option for customers with smaller IT budgets. The price includes the product license valid for 1 year. VMware Per Incident Support is sold separately.


Price: $268.00
  • Provide business continuity and always-available IT
  • Reduce IT footprint and simplify management
  • Save on IT hardware costs
  • Improve service levels and application quality
  • Strengthen security and data protection

This kit includes 6 CPU licenses of vSphere Essentials (for 3 servers with up to 2 processors each) and 1 license for vCenter Server Essentials.

The licenses are valid for the length of the term (1 Year).

The vSphere Essentials Kit consists of the following:

  • vSphere Hypervisor (ESXi)
  • vCenter Server Essentials
Product Overview Essentials Kit Essentials Kit Term Essentials Plus Kit Essentials Plus Kit Term
Overview Server virtualization and consolidation with centralized management Server virtualization and consolidation with centralized management Server virtualization and consolidation plus business continuity Server virtualization and consolidation plus business continuity
Centralized Management vCenter Server Essentials vCenter Server Essentials vCenter Server Essentials vCenter Server Essentials
License entitlement 3 servers with up to 2 processors each 3 servers with up to 2 processors each 3 servers with up to 2 processors each 3 servers with up to 2 processors each
Features vSphere Hypervisor vSphere Hypervisor vSphere Hypervisor, vMotion, Cross Switch vMotion, High Availability, Data Protection, vShield Endpoint, vSphere Replication vSphere Hypervisor, vMotion, High Availability, Data Protection, vShield Endpoint, vSphere Replication
License Duration Perpetual with updates for the selected subscription term 1 Year (Not Renewable. New term license required post expiration) Perpetual with updates for the selected subscription term 1 Year (Not Renewable. New term license required post expiration)