Frequently Asked Questions

Questions

Q: When will NVIDIA Omniverse Enterprise subscriptions be made available for ordering? A: NVIDIA Omniverse Enterprise subscriptions will be available for ordering after they are published in the September 2021 NVIDIA Price List.

Q: How do I order NVIDIA Omniverse Enterprise subscriptions? A: NVIDIA Omniverse Enterprise subscriptions can be ordered from NVIDIA solution and OEM partners. To find a partner, see https://www.nvidia.com/en-us/omniverse/enterprise/

Q: What is a floating/concurrent user? A: The Creator and Reviewer subscriptions are licensed on a floating license basis. This means the number of users that are concurrently using the software. As an example, one concurrent user license allows only one concurrent user to use the software.

Q: Why is the Nucleus subscription licensed on a Named User basis while the Creator and Reviewer subscriptions are licensed on a floating / concurrent user basis? A: Nucleus is the persistent data store in Omniverse and each user that writes data to Nucleus needs to have an account, which persists independent of the number of concurrent users.

Q: Can Omniverse Enterprise be installed in a public cloud, e.g. on AWS or GCP virtual machine instances? A: Yes, Omniverse Enterprises can be installed on public cloud instances for use by your organization

Q: Can I host Omniverse Enterprise and deliver a service to third parties? A: No, this is not allowed under the Omniverse license. Please contact your NVIDIA representative with any additional questions.

Q: Can Omniverse Create and other software provided in the Omniverse Enterprise Creator Subscription be virtualized? A: Yes, client software provided with the Omniverse Enterprise Creator Subscription can be virtualized, using VDI solutions from VMware and other NVIDIA partners. This will also require a license to NVIDIA vGPU software, which can be purchased separately.

Q: If I create my own application on Kit, do I still need to purchase a Creator subscription? A: Yes, if a user is using any of the components of the Creator subscription, such as Kit, a Creator subscription is required.

Q: How do I transition from Omniverse for Individuals to Omniverse Enterprise? Do I need to reinstall my software? A: Since the underlying software components are the same, to transition from Omniverse for Individuals to Omniverse Enterprise, you only have to purchase an Omniverse Enterprise subscription to enable those capabilities. A re-install is not required.

Q: Does NVIDIA offer a free evaluation of Omniverse Enterprise? A: Yes, an evaluation of Omniverse Enterprise will be made available in November 2021.