VCE™ Shared Management Platform Architecture Overview This document describes the high-level design of the VCE™ Shared Management Platform (SMP). This document also describes configuration options available for the SMP. The SMP resides on a Vblock System 240 and can manage multiple Vblock Systems. The target audience for this document includes the customer's technical management team, the customer's technical team, the VCE vArchitects/Pre-Sales, VCE Support and other VCE teams not directly related to SMP. The VCE Glossary provides terms, definitions, and acronyms that are related to Vblock Systems. Click Comments to contact the VCE Documentation department to suggest documentation changes and provide feedback on a specific topic. Copyrights and trademarks Child Topics Copyrights and Trademarks Related information Accessing VCE documentation Select the documentation resource that applies to your role.