New Free Tool: VMware Software Manager

Together with vSphere 6.0, VMware released a new free tool that simplifies the download of VMware suites and products. The tool is very simple, its totally worth giving it a try. Install it on your desktop, login with your My VMware account and download all products and features of a VMware Suite with on button.

Software Manager Download Page

This is how it looks like:
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VMware Software Manager Setup Screen
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Set the depot location. This is where the software is downloaded to:
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Download Services Desktop Icon
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VMware Software Manager runs in your browser. Login Screen
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Category Page
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vSphere 6.0 download page. Allows to download all bundled procuts
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Detailed information about products
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Download all products and features included with vSphere 6.0 Enterprise Plus with one click (31 GB!)
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That's it. Very simple, very nice to have. All downloads are placed in the depot:

C:\depot\content\dlg_BDE_210_GA
C:\depot\content\dlg_ESXI600
C:\depot\content\dlg_SRM60
C:\depot\content\dlg_VC600
C:\depot\content\dlg_VCM_573
C:\depot\content\dlg_VCOPS_585_FOUNDATION
C:\depot\content\dlg_VDP60
C:\depot\content\dlg_VIN_584
C:\depot\content\dlg_VR600
C:\depot\content\dlg_VRAAPPS_620
C:\depot\content\dlg_VRA_621
C:\depot\content\dlg_VRB_STD_610_VCS
C:\depot\content\dlg_VRHQ_584_AGENT
C:\depot\content\dlg_VRHQ_584_SERVER
C:\depot\content\dlg_VROPS_601
C:\depot\content\dlg_VROVA_601
C:\depot\content\dlg_BDE_210_GA\VMware-BigDataExtensions-2.1.0.1216-2173865_OVF10.ova
C:\depot\content\dlg_BDE_210_GA\VMware-BigDataExtensions-template-2.1.0.1216-2173865_OVF10.ova
C:\depot\content\dlg_ESXI600\VMware-ESXi-6.0.0-2494585-depot.zip
C:\depot\content\dlg_ESXI600\VMware-tools-freebsd-9.10.0-2476743.iso
C:\depot\content\dlg_ESXI600\VMware-tools-linux-9.10.0-2476743.iso
C:\depot\content\dlg_ESXI600\VMware-tools-netware-9.10.0-2476743.iso
C:\depot\content\dlg_ESXI600\VMware-tools-solaris-9.10.0-2476743.iso
C:\depot\content\dlg_ESXI600\VMware-tools-windows-9.10.0-2476743.iso
C:\depot\content\dlg_ESXI600\VMware-tools-winPre2k-9.10.0-2476743.iso
C:\depot\content\dlg_ESXI600\VMware-viclient-all-6.0.0-2502222.exe
C:\depot\content\dlg_ESXI600\VMware-VMvisor-Installer-6.0.0-2494585.x86_64.iso
C:\depot\content\dlg_VC600\VCHG_Appliance_SLES11-6.0.0.0-2564774_OVF10.ova
C:\depot\content\dlg_VC600\VMware-psc-ha-6.0.0.2503195.zip
C:\depot\content\dlg_VC600\VMware-VCSA-all-6.0.0-2562643.iso
C:\depot\content\dlg_VC600\VMware-VIMSetup-all-6.0.0-2562643.iso
C:\depot\content\dlg_VCM_573\VCM-OS-Provisioning-Server-5.7.iso
C:\depot\content\dlg_VCM_573\VMware-VCM-5.7.3.211.iso
C:\depot\content\dlg_VCOPS_585_FOUNDATION\VMware-vcops-5.8.5-2532416.pak
C:\depot\content\dlg_VCOPS_585_FOUNDATION\VMware-vcops-5.8.5.0-2532416-vapp.ova
C:\depot\content\dlg_VCOPS_585_FOUNDATION\VMware-vcops-SP3-2191616.pak
C:\depot\content\dlg_VDP60\vSphereDataProtection-6.0.iso
C:\depot\content\dlg_VDP60\vSphereDataProtection-6.0.ova
C:\depot\content\dlg_VR600\VMware-vSphere_Replication-6.0.0.0-2568808.iso
C:\depot\content\dlg_VR600\VMware-vSphere_Replication-6.0.0.0-2568808.zip
C:\depot\content\dlg_VRAAPPS_620\ApplicationServices-6.2.0.0-2299597_OVF10.ova
C:\depot\content\dlg_VRAAPPS_620\ApplicationServices-6.2.0.0-2299597_Upgrade_Installer.tgz
C:\depot\content\dlg_VRAAPPS_620\C63x32__AppD-disk1.vmdk
C:\depot\content\dlg_VRAAPPS_620\C63x32__AppD.mf
C:\depot\content\dlg_VRAAPPS_620\C63x32__AppD.ovf
C:\depot\content\dlg_VRA_621\VMware-Identity-Appliance-2.2.1.0-2496259-updaterepo.iso
C:\depot\content\dlg_VRA_621\VMware-Identity-Appliance-2.2.1.0-2496259-updaterepo.zip
C:\depot\content\dlg_VRA_621\VMware-Identity-Appliance-2.2.1.0-2496259_OVF10.ova
C:\depot\content\dlg_VRA_621\VMware-vCAC-Appliance-6.2.1.0-2553372-updaterepo.iso
C:\depot\content\dlg_VRA_621\VMware-vCAC-Appliance-6.2.1.0-2553372-updaterepo.zip
C:\depot\content\dlg_VRA_621\VMware-vCAC-Appliance-6.2.1.0-2553372_OVF10.ova
C:\depot\content\dlg_VROPS_601\vRealize-Operations-Manager-Appliance-6.0.1.2523163_OVF10.ova
C:\depot\content\dlg_VROPS_601\vRealize_Operations_Manager-RHEL-WIN-6.0.1.2523167.pak.cbrdownload
C:\depot\content\dlg_VROPS_601\vRealize_Operations_Manager-VA-6.0.1.2523167.pak
C:\depot\content\dlg_VROPS_601\vRealize_Operations_Manager-VA-OS-6.0.1.2523167.pak
C:\depot\content\dlg_VROPS_601\vRealize_Operations_Manager-VA-WIN-6.0.1.2523167.pak
C:\depot\content\dlg_VROPS_601\vRealize_Operations_Manager-WIN-6.0.1.2523167.pak
C:\depot\content\dlg_VROPS_601\vRealize_Operations_Manager_Enterprise_601.bin
C:\depot\content\dlg_VROPS_601\vRealize_Operations_Manager_Enterprise_601.exe
C:\depot\content\dlg_VROVA_601\VMware-vCO-Appliance-6.0.1.0-2510740-data.vmdk
C:\depot\content\dlg_VROVA_601\VMware-vCO-Appliance-6.0.1.0-2510740-system.vmdk
C:\depot\content\dlg_VROVA_601\VMware-vCO-Appliance-6.0.1.0-2510740-updaterepo.iso
C:\depot\content\dlg_VROVA_601\VMware-vCO-Appliance-6.0.1.0-2510740-updaterepo.zip
C:\depot\content\dlg_VROVA_601\VMware-vCO-Appliance-6.0.1.0-2510740_OVF10.cert
C:\depot\content\dlg_VROVA_601\VMware-vCO-Appliance-6.0.1.0-2510740_OVF10.mf
C:\depot\content\dlg_VROVA_601\VMware-vCO-Appliance-6.0.1.0-2510740_OVF10.ova
C:\depot\content\dlg_VROVA_601\VMware-vCO-Appliance-6.0.1.0-2510740_OVF10.ovf
C:\depot\content\dlg_VROVA_601\vRealizeOrchestrator-6.0.1.exe

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