VMware vCenter Server provides a centralized platform for managing your VMware vSphere environments, allowing you to automate and deliver a virtual infrastructure with confidence. VMware vCenter Server allows you to automate and deliver a virtual infrastructure with confidence by providing a centralized platform for managing your VMware vSphere environments. vCenter Server can be deployed quickly and easily using host profiles or a Linux-based virtual appliance. Your entire vSphere infrastructure can be administered from a single location. Resources can be allocated and optimized for maximum efficiency with vCenter Server. With vCenter server you get powerful tools that simplify management and extend your control.
vCenter allows you to manage up to 1,000 hosts and 10,000 virtual machines with a single vCenter Server instance and up to 30,000 virtual machines across ten vCenter Server instances using Linked Mode. You can use vSphere HA and DRS clusters to support up to 64 hosts and 8,000 virtual machines.