Create vApps (multi-VM virtual appliances or a combination of multi-VM or multi-virtual appliances as a single unit) in OVF1.0 format. This OVF package can be published to VMware vCenter Server for ease of deployment and management with guaranteed service levels on VMware vSphere.
Windows 2003 and 2008 Server (32 bit and 64 bit), SLES 10.2, RHEL 5.2 and 5.3, CentOS 5.2 and 5.3 (64 bit), Ubuntu 188.8.131.52, and others supported as Guest Operating Systems.
VMware Studio 2.0 available as a plug-in, in Eclipse.
Add in-guest components for management of virtual appliances or vApps.
Ability to add partially or fully-created virtual machines as input; VMware Studio can use the VMs in the build process.
VMware ESX/ESXi 3.5, VMware ESX/ESXi 4.0, VMware Server 2.0, VMware Workstation 6.5.1 enabled as provisioning engines.