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Posted by Paul Braren on Jul 28 2017 (updated on Jul 29 2017) in
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  • Sometimes there's a post that is so perfect as it is that I just have to call it out, hoping to extend the readership of the author's source article. Simple, elegant, and to the point, not exactly my strengths. I therefore present to you, with little words to say other than "read this" and "enjoy"!

    • What's inside VMware vSphere 6.5 Update 1
      Jul 28 2017 by Florian Grehl at, highlights/excerpt:

      vCenter Server 6.5 U1 - What's new

      Teaser - the refreshed Clarity UI evident in the vSphere Client [HTML5].
      • Upgrade from vCenter 6.0 U3: vCenter Server 6.5 Update 1 supports upgrades and migrations from vCenter Server 6.0 Update 3 and above to vCenter Server 6.5 Update 1.
      • HTML5 Client with 90% feature support: The HTML5-based vSphere Client now can support up to 90% of general workflows.
      • General Support until November 2021: VMware has extended the general support for vSphere 6.5 for a full 5 years. This means that support for vSphere 6.5 will now end November 15, 2021.
    "What's inside VMware vSphere 6.5 Update 1" by Florian Grehl.

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    "VMware Product Release Tracker [vTracker]" by Florian Grehl.