VMware CIM SMASH/Server Management API
The VMware CIM APIs provide a Common Information Model (CIM) interface for developers building management applications. With the CIM SMASH/Server Management API, developers can use CIM-compliant applications to monitor and manage the health of server systems running ESX/ESXi.
VMware CIM SMASH/Server Management API for ESX 3.5 Update 3 and ESXi 3.5 Update 3
Documentation for the CIM SMASH/Server Management API for ESX Server 3.5 Update 2 and ESX Server 3i version 3.5 Update 2 is available here.
Documentation for the CIM SMASH/Server Management API for ESX Server 3i version 3.5 Update 1 is available here.
VMware Support for the CIM APIs
VMware Customer Support for the CIM APIs is limited to customers who experience runtime issues with the VMware CIMOMthe CIM Object Manager that runs as a service on ESX Server and responds to CIM requests. VMware does not provide application-developement or debugging support, nor does it provide development-tools support. In addition, any sample programs using the CIM APIs are provided without support.
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Last updated 05-Nov-2009 19:00 pm