Getting Started

Getting Started

To get started quickly with vCommander, here are the main tasks:

  • Add a managed system

    A managed system is a VMware vCenter server, Amazon Web Services (AWS) account, Microsoft Azure subscription, Google Cloud Platform service account, Kubernetes cluster, or Hyper-V SCVMM server.

You should have an understanding of vCommander Access Control before you continue.

See also the Knowledge Base article Understanding the vCommander Ecosystem.

Getting started with cloud automation

Now you're ready to configure the service request process.

vCommander basics

See also the Knowledge Base article System and Browser Settings.

Video Learning Series

Our Cloud Cost Optimization video shows how vCommander features such as power scheduling, rightsizing and reporting help you reduce your public cloud bill.

The vCommander Private Cloud Quickstart video covers the basic Getting Started tasks.

Other videos cover tasks such as VM naming and reporting.

Technical support and resources

Knowledge Base

Go to our Technical Support Knowledge Base to find articles designed to assist users and administrators during each stage of your engagement:


Log in to the Support website to access archived our documentation.

Technical Support

Check your License Agreement for the support terms.

Contact us by sending an email to or by calling 877-599-0494 in Canada and the US, or +1 613-599-0494 from other countries.

Include the following information in your email or have it ready when you call:

  • your License Agreement number
  • your contact information
  • a clear description of the problem