vSphere 5: a brief digression on licensing

As many of you already know, VMware launched its new core suite last Tuesday, comprising the new vSphere 5, Site Recovery Manager 5, vCloud Director 1.5 and vShield 5. By now everybody already knows about the new licensing and I promised myself that I would not spend time on it, given that almost every blogger in the world already beat the argument to the ground with examples and 'what-if' scenarios, but after a long chat with a guy 'in-the-knows' 🙂 I decided to write something on it before start talking about the product itself and the new ground breaking...

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