See "What's inside VMware vSphere 6.5 Update 1" by Florian Grehl at virten.net featuring historical ESX/ESXi graph
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 Virten.net, highlights/excerpt:
vCenter Server 6.5 U1 - What's new
- 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.
- vSphere 6.5 Core Storage white paper - one home virtualization lab enthusiast's perspective
Dec 07 2016
- VMware Product Release Tracker (vTracker)
by Florian Grehl at Virten.net featuring his famous vTracker RSS Feed.