vCenter Server and ESXi Hypervisor Requirements

The functions provided by the Virtual Inventory feature are designed for use with the following VMware vSphere licensed environments: VMware vSphere Essentials, Essentials Plus, Standard, and Standard with Operations Management. While the functions can be used in enterprise-level environments, the user experience and performance has been optimized for use in small and medium-sized business environments.

vCenter Server Requirements and Recommendations

ESXi Hypervisor Scanning Requirements

You must meet the following requirements in order to successfully scan an ESXi hypervisor:

ESXi Hypervisor Deployment Requirements and Recommendations

You must meet the following requirements in order to successfully deploy bulletins to ESXi hypervisors:

- Act as vCenter Server

- Cancel task

- Diagnostics

- Licenses

- Log event

- Proxy

- Connection

- Maintenance

- Power

- Query patch

- System Management

- System resources