The first thing that came to my mind was to use vSphere Enterprise Plus and utilize the old vRealize Operations Insight which comprises of vRealize Operations and Log Insight. However, this bundle has EOA as stated here.
That was a bummer. As cost is a big issue, we cannot just quote vCloud Suite (vCS) Enterprise where vRealize Operations Enterprise is provided and App Monitoring will be covered. However, there are many components in it which my customer will not be using and cost does not justify it (though it would be nice for me :) but bad for my customer's pocket).
Just for those who ain't aware vCloud Suite just consists of vRealize Suite + vSphere Enterprise Plus. The editions of vCloud Suite is in line with vRealize Suite.
So I took a look a…