VMware vSphere 5 product line is now available for Download




Yellow-Bricks had a early blog post stating that the VMware vSphere 5 product line is now available for download.

Download it now… vSphere 5

Added Aug 25, 2011, By Duncan Epping with 6 Comments

The wait is finally over… I’ve noticed many people on twitter craving for it so I figured it wouldn’t harm anyone if I would provide the links to the download page. Here are the links to the direct page of ESXi and vCenter

Evaluation Guides:

What’s new whitepapers (release at launch last month):

By the way, did you know there were over 140 new features in vSphere 5.0? Check out my article on the VMware vSphere Blog for a full list and for a nice contest / challenge!

(edit 09:00 – added links to VSA, Zones and Data Recovery)
(edit 10:53 –  added eval guide links)”




Thanks Duncan Epping for taking the time to put the above togeather.

My Self, like the test of you, can’t wait to dive in.


Of note, I see that the licensing upgrade will not be available until next week.


Roger L.

Written by Roger Lund

VMware and Storage crazy man, vExpert, MN VMUG leader