The BMC Discovery Virtual Appliance (VA) uses VMware virtualization technology to provide Application Distribution Management. The following VAs are available:
- Community Edition: A free download of BMC Discovery that is limited to scan up to 60 OSIs.
- Full Edition: An unrestricted Virtual Appliance, available after purchasing BMC Discovery.
BMC provides Operating System updates as part of its monthly BMC Discovery updates.
Additional virtualization platforms
The BMC Discovery Virtual Appliance is supplied as an OVF (Open Virtualization Format) file and is supported on the VMware platforms mentioned above. You can also convert the OVF file for use with the virtualization and cloud platforms described in supported virtualization platforms. Detailed instruction for the following cloud platforms are also provided: