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VMWARE UPDATE MANAGER (VUM) SHOWS UP IN VSPHERE WEB CLIENT 5.5

No vQuicky note on this one – just fun to read so read on 🙂

I was working on my lab for a new deep dive blog post and guess what I run into and was actually glad/surprised to notice – VUM is now in vsphere webclient 5.5!

I recently upgraded my home lab with vsphere and vcenter 5.5 and also vmware’s update manager as well. It has been running great ever since and my discovery brought a smile to my face. Not that I keep my hosts up to date all the time but it was more about the convenience of not having to switch back and forth between the Windows client and the web client – now that I am getting used to using it.

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Above u see the vmware vsphere update manager plugin installed and enabled. You could disable it which is the only action allowed as expected.

And on the Summary page for the Host – you have a update manager status showing up.

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