Technical Preview Version of VMware vCenter Orchestrator Plug-In for VMware vSphere 5.5.x

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    Technical Preview Version of VMware vCenter Orchestrator Plug-In for VMware vSphere 5.5.x

    This is a patch release of the plug-in.


    Version 5.5.1-1572399

    • Support virtual E1000e NIC
    • New VC extension manipulation methods in scripting API
    • Fixed data synchronization by retrieving VcVirtualMachine objects from property collector (as opposed to inventory service)
    • Improved performance by utilizing the session cache when inventory service is used
    • Fixed session cache configuration, preventing object eviction, degrading performance
    • Possibility to disable use of inventory service by setting the value of the java system property "com.vmware.o11n.vim.useInventoryService" to "false" (in
    • Other fixes:
      • close unused vCenter sessions
      • reload plugin configuration after updating it through workflows
      • recover unusable vCenter instances after they become usable again
      • prevent concurrency issues when using both inventory service and property collector
      • other stability and failover improvements


    Version 5.5.1-1802324

    • Fixes related to vSAN API


    Version 5.5.2-1869849

    • Fixes to workflows that add host systems ("Add standalone host" and "Add host to cluster")


    Version 5.5.2-2022792

    • Fixes to OVF importing


    Version 5.5.2-2032416

    • Fixed delay during vCenter session cleanup



    • Fixed a limit of 100 objects when returning vCenter inventory objects



    • bug fix for KeyAnyValue serialization - vCenter does not accept the generated soap request.
    • bug fix in list choosers - criteria in filter field does not match anything.



    • fix xpath query syntax in 'Get virtual machines by name'
    • fix concurrency issues in vCenter filters management.



    • fix linked clone workflows - do not delete snapshot on workflow completion


    • fixes to clustering-related library workflows
    • removed excess argument to TaskManager.createTask()
    • fixed and renamed action "setDisksToNonPersistent"
    • added missing API properties VcVirtualMachineVideoCard.use3dRenderer and VcVirtualVideoCardOption.use3dRendererSupported


    Version 5.5.3-3163039

    • fixed session failover - upon vCenter server restart or network drop reconnection thread fails to recover vCenter session with 'InvalidCollectorVersion' exception.
    • set socket timeouts for the connections to vCenter server - com.vmware.vmo.plugin.vi4.socketReadTimeout and com.vmware.vmo.plugin.vi4.socketConnectTimeout can be set in to set timeouts in milliseconds. Default values are 1 minute for read and 2 minutes for connect.

    Version 5.5.3-3387030

    • Fixed concurrency issue when updating configuration. Sometimes plugin enters in error state after 2 updates of its configuration.

    Version 5.5.3-4353627

    • fixed connection timeouts during login - com.vmware.vmo.plugin.vi4.socketConnectTimeout was not used when logging in vCenter.