VMware just released VMware v Center 6.5 Update 1 just last month, in case you’ve missed it check out the release notes as there are a lot of fixes, improvements and additions.
In this post we’ll see just how easy it is to update the VMware That’s it!
For instructions about upgrading v Center Server and ESX/ESXi hosts, see the documentation. On the Open Source tab, you can also download the source files for any GPL, LGPL, or other similar licenses that require the source code or modifications to source code to be made available for the most recent available release of v Sphere.
For information about upgrading with third-party customizations, see the v Sphere Upgrade documentation.Comparing the processors supported by v Sphere 5.x, v Sphere 6.0 no longer supports the following processors: During an installation or upgrade, the installer checks the compatibility of the host CPU with v Sphere 6.0.If your host hardware is not compatible, a purple screen appears with an incompatibility information message, and the v Sphere 6.0 installation process stops.Virtual machines that are compatible with ESX 3.x and later (hardware version 4) are supported with ESXi 6.0.Virtual machines that are compatible with ESX 2.x and later (hardware version 3) are not supported.