2018-11-18T09:40:00Z

What is your experience regarding pricing and costs for vCloud Director?


Hi,

We all know it's really hard to get good pricing and cost information.

Please share what you can so you can help your peers.

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Consultant

I can't remember what our setup costs were. I know we paid in VSPP points. Our contract covers other environments so it's not something I monitor.

2019-04-23T08:23:00Z
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Top 20Real User

It is better than other solutions out there when it comes to cost.

2018-11-21T08:01:00Z
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Real User

Compared to alternatives like Microsoft SPLA, this solution is on the expensive side. It's an expensive solution but it comes with its benefits for being pricey.

2018-11-18T09:40:00Z
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Real User

I would advise someone looking into this or a similar solution to get people who understand the technology and what you can do with it to get the program right the first time. You can make a lot of mistakes during the deployment. Get someone in there to help you if you don't understand the product 100 percent. I rated this solution an eight. I believe that everything has room for improvement and wouldn't give any solution a ten.

2018-11-18T09:40:00Z
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Real User

This solution is cheaper than other alternatives.

2018-11-18T09:40:00Z
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Real User

In terms of costs, I would say there is no comparison between this solution and alternatives. If you are in the market for VMware services, that's just what it is. You don't have any other product like this on the market.

2018-11-18T09:40:00Z
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Real User

vCloud Director isn't cheap.

2018-11-18T09:40:00Z
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Top 20Real User

vRealize Orchestrator is an expensive tool.

2018-11-18T09:40:00Z
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