Virtualization Capacity License Counting Rules

Using Specific Eligible Virtualization Environments

Generally, for any Eligible Product installed in an Eligible Virtualization Environment, you may license to the lower of:

The materials below contain the Virtualization Capacity License Counting Rules and counting scenarios, which are intended to assist you in determining the correct number of processor cores required to be licensed. These rules are applicable for servers located within the same ILMT Region. ILMT Regions are based on global continents and are defined as follows.

ILMT Regions:

The materials below contain the Virtualization Capacity License Counting Rules and counting scenarios, which are intended to assist you in determining the correct number of processor cores required to be licensed:

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Determining the correct number of PVU licenses required for the Eligible Virtualization Environment.

To determine the correct number of Processor Value Unit (PVU) licenses required for the Eligible Virtualization Environment:

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