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.
The copyright statements and licenses applicable to the open source software components distributed in v Sphere 6.5 are available at If you do not intend to use the plug-in you may leave it disabled, or you can choose to re-enable it only when you need to use it.
If there are multiple disks with chunk fragments, combine each to their respective destination disks (For example: This failure occurs because the manifest and cert files are necessary for the deployment process.
If your host hardware is not compatible, a purple screen appears with an incompatibility information message, and the v Sphere 6.5 installation process stops.
Updated on: 14 November 2017 ESXi 6.5 | | ISO Build 4564106 v Center Server 6.5 | | ISO Build 4602587 v Center Server Appliance 6.5 | | Build 7070488 Check for additions and updates to these release notes.
Build 7070488 of v Center Server Appliance 6.5 addresses an issue with root password expiration of the v Center Server Appliance that requires a new build to replace v Center Server Appliance 6.5 build 4602587.
Check the VMware Product Interoperability Matrix also for information about supported management and backup agents before you install ESXi or v Center Server.
The v Sphere Web Client and v Sphere Client are packaged with v Center Server.