vSphere Management SDK for vSphere 5.5

Overview: vSphere Management SDK

The VMware vSphere Management SDK is a bundle that contains a set of VMware vSphere SDKs (vSphere Web Services SDK, vSphere Storage Management SDK, vSphere ESX Agent Manager SDK, SSO Client SDK and vSphere Storage Policy SDK). The vSphere Software Development Kits provide all the documentation, libraries, and code examples needed for developers to rapidly build solutions integrated with the industry's leading virtualization platform.

1Downloads

Name Version Size      
vSphere Management SDK 5.5 [3.0.0]   Documentation Download

2Documentation and Reference

Name Size  
CIM SMASH/Server Management API Programming Guide HTML 1.7 MB
Developing and Deploying vSphere Solutions, vServices, and ESX Agents HTML 1.1 MB
ESX Agent manager API Overview 4.6 KB
ESX Agent manager API Reference 747 B
Single Sign-on client API Reference
Storage Monitoring Service API Java Sample documentation 1.4 KB
Storage Monitoring Service API Overview 12.9 KB
Storage Monitoring Service API Reference HTML 56 B
Storage Monitoring Service SDK 4.0 Release Notes link 9.2 KB
Using a Proxy with vSphere Virtual Serial Ports HTML 1.0 MB
VMware CIM SMASH/Server Management API 5.5 Release Notes 3.0 KB
VMware CIM SMASH/Server Management API Reference HTML 56 B
VMware Single Sign On SDK 2.0 Release Notes link 4.4 KB
VMware Single Sign-On Programming Guide HTML 1.2 MB
VMware Storage Policy API Java Sample documentation 1.4 KB
VMware Storage Policy API Overview 8.1 KB
VMware Storage Policy API Reference
VMware Storage Policy Programming Guide HTML 950.0 KB
VMware Storage Policy SDK 1.0 Release Notes link 7.5 KB
VMware vSphere API Reference
vSphere Management SDK 5.5 Release Notes link 3.3 KB
vSphere Management SDK Open Source Files
vSphere Management SDK Overview 5.5 KB
vSphere Solutions Manager, vServices, and ESX Agent Manager SDK 5.5 Release Notes link 4.0 KB
vSphere Web Services C# Samples documentation 9.5 KB
vSphere Web Services Java Samples documentation 1.5 KB
vSphere Web Services Overview 18.6 KB
vSphere Web Services SDK 5.5 Release Notes link 17.4 KB
vSphere Web Services SDK Developer's Setup Guide HTML 933.7 KB
vSphere Web Services SDK Programming Guide HTML 4.9 MB

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