esxi standard

I have a question on esxi ver 5.1 standard , Does this support DRS?
LVL 1
sara2000Asked:
Who is Participating?
 
Ned RamsayNetwork Operations ManagerCommented:
No.
DRS is only available to enterprise and Enterprise Plus:

http://www.vmware.com/products/vsphere/compare.html

That said, unless you need automatic balancing of VMs to Hosts it is not as critical as you may think. If it is a small infrastructure and you dont mind keeping an eye on the resource usage then standard is perfectly acceptable.

You still get the reliability of high availability, you just have to manually balance which VM goes on which host.
0
Question has a verified solution.

Are you are experiencing a similar issue? Get a personalized answer when you ask a related question.

Have a better answer? Share it in a comment.

All Courses

From novice to tech pro — start learning today.