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HP OneView for VMware vCenter

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Easy Management of HPE Converged Infrastructure through VMware vCenter

HPE OneView for VMware vCenter is software for VMware's vCenter management console which enables the vSphere administrator to quickly obtain context-aware information about HPE servers and HPE storage in their VMware vSphere environment directly from within vCenter.
This enables the vSphere administrator to easily manage physical servers and storage, data stores and virtual machines. By providing the ability to clearly view and directly manage relationships between virtual machines, and HPE Infrastructure, the VMware administrator's productivity increases, as does the ability to ensure quality of service.


  • Storage management with of HPE OneView for VMware vCenter can be used at no charge. Licensing is enabled as part of the download and installation sequence.
  • Server management with HPE OneView for VMware vCenter is licensed with HPE OneView and HPE Insight Control. New advanced provisioning capabilities are available for HPE OneView licensed host only.
  • The HPE StoreOnce Recovery Manager Central functionality is licensed separately.

Features and Benefits

  • Simplify administration through integration of the physical with the virtual infrastructure.
  • Fast problem indicators by getting hardware events into the VMware vSphere management console.
  • Easier control by launching your trusted HPE management tools with a single click from the vSphere dashboard
  • Proactively manage or view changes with detailed relationship dashboards  of server, networking and storage
  • Maintain stability and reliability with firmware inventory and deployment
  • Simple on demand server and storage capacity provisioning 
  • Automated deployment of HPE StoreOnce VSA, enables an industry leading secure backup and recovery solution in your VMware environment
  • Visualize complex configuration relationships:
    • Virtual machines mashup with storage
    • Peer persistence volumes mashup
    • Virtual Connect end to end networking view

What's New in HPE OneView for VMware vCenter - 7.8  Nov 2015

  • Server Module
    • Support for the latest release of HPE OneView 2.0
    • Adds support for the following Gen9 Servers: XL450, XL420, XL170r, XL190r, XL230a, XL250a
    • VMware vSphere 6.0u1 and 5.5u3/5.5u3a support
    • Gen8 server: SL250c
  • Storage Module
    • Enhanced cache refresh performance for large environments using HPE Storage
    • New Dashboard for HPE Hyper Converged products
    • MSA replication/snapshot support


To download the software, click the Select button.

System Requirements

  • Requires the vSphere Web Client (Legacy vSphere Client is no longer supported in this version)

The following HPE Storage families are supported (See SPOCK website for the complete list and refer to the product documentation):

HPE 3PAR StoreServ Storage

HPE StoreVirtual Storage and StoreVirtual VSA

HPE StoreOnce Backup and StoreOnce VSA

HPE StoreOnce Recovery Manager Central VSA

HPE MSA Storage

HPE XP Storage

HPE EVA Storage


HPE OneView for VMware vCenter Installation Guide, User Guide and Release Notes are available on HPE Enterprise Information Library.

Product Support

For support, please follow the standard support processes for your HPE storage arrays or visit

End-to-end availability and protection with HPE StoreOnce Recovery Manager Central

Manage HPE Software Defined Storage with this software!

Software-Defined Storage is shared storage deployed as software. It's an easy way for your business to converge applications and storage on the same platform to improve utilization rates of compute power and storage with power, cooling, and data center footprint efficiency. We are a proven leader with HPE StoreVirtual VSA - a resilient shared storage solution that can help reduce storage costs by up to 80%. Try VSA free for 60 days


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Software specification: HP OneView for VMware vCenter 7.7.1 - August 2015
HP OneView for VMware vCenter 7.8 - November 2015