vSphere 6.5 is now GA

VMware finally announced vSphere 6.5 to be GA on Nov 15. Please find the link for VMware Announcement

Highlights of vSphere 6.5:

  • Support for VVol Replication
  • External protocol support for VSAN
  • Photon Platform support for VSAN
  • VM-level native encryption via SPBM
  • VM encryption and encrypted vMotion is now available
  • HTML5 vSphere Client
  • The vSphere Web Client is accessible via https://vcenter/vsphere-client
  • The vSphere Client is accessible via https://vcenter/ui
  • Automatic Space Reclamation
  • vCenter High Availability
  • HA Orchestrated Restart

vSphere 6.5

You can find new features and improvements in below links:

What’s New in VMware vSphere® 6.5

VMware vSphere 6.5 Release Notes

Functionality Updates for the vSphere Client

VMware Virtual SAN 6.5 Release Notes

What’s New in vSphere 6.5: vCenter Server

What’s new in vSphere 6.5: Security

What’s New in vSphere 6.5: Host & Resource Management and Operations


Download links:


ESXi 6.5
Free ESXi 6.5
vCenter Server (Windows/VCSA) 6.5
vSAN Witness Appliance 6.5
vSphere Replication 6.5
Site Recovery Manager 6.5
vSphere Data Protection 6.1.3
vRealize Log Insight 4.0
vRealize Operations Manager 6.4
vRealize Business for Cloud 7.2
vSphere PowerCLI 6.5
vSphere vMA 6.5
vSphere CLI 6.5
Virtual Disk Development Kit (VDDK) 6.5
OVFTool 4.2
TLS Configurator Tool for vSphere 6.5

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