vSphere Management SDK

Overview

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

For accessing features from the vSphere REST APIs, please refer to the vSphere Automation SDKs.

Downloads

The vSphere Management SDK is available in two forms: as a zip file for Windows, and a tarball for Linux. If you are using Visual Studio with C#, you can download the zip file for Windows. If you are using the Eclipse IDE with Java, you can download the tarball for Linux.

1 Downloads

Name Version Size      
vSphere Management SDK 7.0     Download
vSphere Management SDK 70U1     Download
vSphere Management SDK 70U2     Download
vSphere Management SDK 70U3     Download

2 Documentation and Reference

Name Size  
vSphere Management SDK 7.0 U2 Release Notes 22.7 KB
CIM SMASH/Server Management API Programming Guide PDF
CIM SMASH/Server Management API Programming Guide (7.0 Update 1) PDF
Developing and Deploying vSphere Solutions, vServices, and ESX Agents PDF
Open Source License - Management SDK 7.0
Open Source License - Management SDK 7.0U2
Open Source License - Management SDK 7.0U3
Open Source License - Management SDK 70U1
Using a Proxy with Virtual Serial Ports PDF
vCenter Single Sign-On Programming Guide PDF
VMware Storage Policy SDK Programming Guide PDF
VMware vSphere Web Services SDK Developer Setup Guide PDF
VMware vSphere Web Services SDK Programming Guide PDF
vSphere Management SDK 7.0 Release Notes 13.2 KB
vSphere Management SDK 7.0 U1 Release Notes 20.7 KB
vSphere Management SDK 7.0 U3 Release Notes 22.3 KB
vSphere Solutions Manager, vServices, and ESX Agent Manager 7.0 Release Notes 6.8 KB
vSphere Solutions Manager, vServices, and ESX Agent Manager 7.0 Update 3 Release Notes 6.9 KB
vSphere Web Services SDK Developer Setup Guide (7.0 Update 1) PDF
vSphere Web Services SDK Developer Setup Guide (7.0 Update 2) PDF
vSphere Web Services SDK Developer Setup Guide (7.0 Update 3) PDF
vSphere Web Services SDK Programming Guide (7.0 Update 1) PDF
vSphere Web Services SDK Programming Guide (7.0 Update 2) PDF
vSphere Web Services SDK Programming Guide (7.0 Update 3) PDF
CIM SMASH/Server Management API 7.0
vCenter Storage Monitoring Service API 7.0
Virtual Storage Lifecycle Management API 70U2
Virtual Storage Lifecycle Management API 7.0.1
Virtual Storage Lifecycle Management API 7.0
VMware Storage Policy API 7.0
vSphere ESX Agent Manager API 7.0U3
vSphere ESX Agent Manager API 7.0
vSphere Web Services API 7.0U3
vSphere Web Services API 7.0U2
vSphere Web Services API 7.0U1
vSphere Web Services API 7.0