Cloud Provider Metering

Licensing usage metering and automatic reporting using vCloud Usage Meter on-premises agent and vCloud Usage Insight SaaS.

Getting started with Cloud Provider License Metering

Get familiar with Usage Meter and Usage Insight, then download the latest version to get started.

Opt-In for Automatic Reporting

Onboard into the Automatic Reporting Service at the center of Cloud Provider Metering Architecture.

Download Usage Meter 4.2

Download the latest On-Premises agent for collecting license usage and reporting.

Usage Insight Access

Looking for an invitation to Usage Insight? Click below to request one!

Usage Meter Appliance Info

Check out these resources for additional information on using the Usage Meter appliance.

Products Supported

With each new version of Usage Meter, product collectors are added or updated. To see what products and versions are supported, check out the VMware Product Interoperability Matrices.

Network Port Information

Find out what network ports the usage meter needs to operate.

Configuration Maximum

See the recommended maximum configurations for the Usage Meter appliance for connecting with and metering other products.

Key Capabilities of Cloud Assembly

Automatic Reporting

Automatic Reporting

Drive monthly reporting without having to lift a finger. From data collection to aggregation and reporting to the Commerce Portal, Usage Insight + Usage Meter automate the reporting process end-to-end.

Scalability & Maintenance

Scalability & Maintenance

With Usage Meter 4.2, you can scale to larger environments within a single deployment. With In-place upgrades, you no longer need to replace the on-premises agent with each new version.

Reports & Data Retention

Reports & Data Retention

Usage Insight provides a central location for downloading and viewing Usage reports. VMware stores the historical records so that partners do not need to maintain their older appliances to meet the program data retention requirement of 3 years.

Security & Compliance

Security & Compliance

Usage Insight is certified as SOC 2 Type 1 and ISO 27001 compliant. To see the reports, go to the compliance section within the Resources page to find out more.

Key Capabilities of Cloud Assembly

Automatic Reporting

Automatic Reporting

Drive monthly reporting without having to lift a finger. From data collection to aggregation and reporting to the Commerce Portal, Usage Insight + Usage Meter automate the reporting process end-to-end.

Scalability & Maintenance

Scalability & Maintenance

With Usage Meter 4.2, you can scale to larger environments within a single deployment. With In-place upgrades, you no longer need to replace the on-premises agent with each new version.

Reports & Data Retention

Reports & Data Retention

Usage Insight provides a central location for downloading and viewing Usage reports. VMware stores the historical records so that partners do not need to maintain their older appliances to meet the program data retention requirement of 3 years.

Security & Compliance

Security & Compliance

Usage Insight is certified as SOC 2 Type 1 and ISO 27001 compliant. To see the reports, go to the compliance section within the Resources page to find out more.

Videos

Learn more about Usage Insight SaaS and Usage Meter On-Premises Agent.

AUTOMATIC REPORTING

AUTOMATIC REPORTING

Take a look at how to get started with automatic reporting, now in the VMware Commerce Portal.

USAGE INSIGHT OVERVIEW

USAGE INSIGHT OVERVIEW

Get to know the Usage Insight Service that powers Automatic Reporting, and how it helps partners simplify reporting of their monthly license usage.

SIGN UP FOR FLEX

SIGN UP FOR FLEX

Usage Meter 4.1 requires partners to sign up for Flex Pricing Model. Check out how to sign up in this video.

Data Security & Compliance

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Security

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Compliance

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Privacy

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