Welcome to vSphere 5.1

If you follow the VMware news, you should know vSphere 5.1 GA (General Availability) is available right now !

As usual with a major release, you can read release notes available here : http://www.vmware.com/support/vsphere5/doc/vsphere-esx-vcenter-server-51-release-notes.html

Here are the new build number for newly released product :

VMware ESXi™ 5.1 | 10 SEPT 2012 | Build 799733

VMware vCenter Server™ 5.1 | 10 SEPT 2012 | Build 799731

vCenter Server Appliance 5.1 | 10 SEPT 2012 | Build 799730

And here is a summary with binaries link for vSphere 5.1 products and also all kind of documentation (mainly PDF files) related to these release :



Compatibility and Configuration Limits

New Features and Release Notes

ESXi and vCenter Server Product Documentation

Command-Line Interfaces

Supplementary Documentation