Usage Calculation for the Virtual Machines Only License


The following data is included in the usage calculation for Virtual Machines Only.

Included Data

Counts all virtual machines with unique CommCell IDs that are protected by active subclients.

Note: This license requires the necessary traditional licenses for Virtual Server Agent backups.

Usage Increase

Usage can increase because of any of the following actions:

  • Adding new virtual machines to the subclient content.

  • Enabling backup activity on the subclient with virtual machines as content.

Usage Decrease

Usage can decrease by removing existing virtual machines from the subclient content and by running full backup jobs or synthetic full backup jobs.

Excluded Data

The following types of data are excluded from the capacity calculation:

  • Subclients with disabled activity.

  • Subclients with no storage policy.

VM Only in the License Summary Report