New Managed Object Types Reference

New Managed Object Types, Properties, and Methods in vSphere API

The VMware vSphere API Reference includes documentation for many new managed objects, and for new properties and new operations on existing managed objects that are available on VMware vSphere servers. This is a summary list.

Managed Object New Property or Operation
AlarmManagerAcknowledgeAlarm
GetAlarmActionsEnabled
SetAlarmActionsEnabled
ClusterComputeResourcedrsFault
RetrieveDasAdvancedRuntimeInfo
ClusterProfileClusterProfileUpdate
ClusterProfileManager
DatacenterdatastoreFolder
networkFolder
DatastoreRefreshDatastoreStorageInfo
DistributedVirtualPortgroupconfig
key
portKeys
DVPortgroupReconfigure
DistributedVirtualSwitchcapability
config
portgroup
summary
uuid
vlanid
DVSAddPortgroups
DVSFetchKeyOfPorts
DVSFetchPorts
DVSMerge_Task
DVSMovePort
DVSPerformProductSpecOperation_Task
DVSQueryUsedVlanId
DVSReconfigure_Task
DVSRectifyHost
DVSRefreshPortState
DVSUpdateCapability
ReconfigurePort
DistributedVirtualSwitchManagerDVSManagerQueryAvailableSwitchSpec
DVSManagerQueryCompatibleHostForExistingDvs
DVSManagerQueryCompatibleHostForNewDvs
DVSManagerQueryCompatibleHostSpec
DVSManagerQueryDvsConfigTarget
DVSManagerQuerySwitchByUuid
EnvironmentBrowserQueryTargetCapabilities
EventManagerRetrieveArgumentDescription
FileManagerChangeOwner
FolderFolderCreateDVS
HostDatastoreSystemExpandVmfsDatastore
QueryUnresolvedVmfsVolumes
QueryVmfsDatastoreExpandOptions
ResignatureUnresolvedVmfsVolume_Task
HostKernelModuleSystemQueryConfiguredModuleOptionString
QueryModules
UpdateModuleOptionString
HostNetworkSystemUpdateIpRouteTableConfig
HostPatchManagerCheckHostPatch_Task
InstallHostPatchV2_Task
QueryHostPatch_Task
ScanHostPatchV2_Task
StageHostPatch_Task
HostPciPassthruSystempciPassthruInfo
Refresh
UpdatePassthruConfig
HostProfilereferenceHost
HostProfileExecute
HostProfileUpdate
HostProfileUpdateReferenceHost
HostProfileManagerHostProfileApply_Task
HostProfileCreateDefaultProfile
HostProfileGenerateConfigTaskList
HostProfileQueryProfileMetadata
HostStorageSystemmultipathStateInfo
ComputeDiskPartitionInfoForResize
ExpandVmfsExtent
QueryPathSelectionPolicyOptions
QueryStorageArrayTypePolicyOptions
QueryUnresolvedVmfsVolume
ResolveMultipleUnresolvedVmfsVolumes
UnmountForceMountedVmfsVolume
UpdateInternetScsiAdvancedOptions
UpdateInternetScsiDigestProperties
UpdateScsiLunDisplayName
HostSystemUpdateIpmi
HostVirtualNicManagerinfo
QueryNetConfig
VirtualNicManagerDeselectVnic
VirtualNicManagerSelectVnic
HttpNfcLeaseerror
info
initializeProgress
state
HttpNfcLeaseAbort
HttpNfcLeaseComplete
HttpNfcLeaseProgress
IpPoolManagerAssociateIpPool
CreateIpPool
DestroyIpPool
QueryIpPools
UpdateIpPool
LicenseAssignmentManagerIsFeatureAvailable
QueryAssignedLicenses
RemoveAssignedLicense
ResetFeatureInUse
SetFeatureInUse
UpdateAssignedLicense
LicenseManagerevaluation
licenseAssignmentManager
licenses
AddLicense
DecodeLicense
RemoveLicense
RemoveLicenseLabel
UpdateLicense
UpdateLicenseLabel
LocalizationManagercatalog
ManagedEntityalarmActionsEnabled
tag
OvfManagerCreateDescriptor
CreateImportSpec
ParseDescriptor
ValidateHost
ProfilecomplianceStatus
config
createdTime
description
entity
modifiedTime
name
ProfileAssociate
ProfileCheckCompliance_Task
ProfileDestroy
ProfileDissociate
ProfileExportProfile
ProfileComplianceManagerComplianceManagerCheckCompliance_Task
ComplianceManagerClearComplianceStatus
ComplianceManagerQueryComplianceStatus
ComplianceManagerQueryExpressionMetadata
ProfileManagerprofile
CreateProfile
ProfileFindAssociatedProfile
ProfileQueryPolicyMetadata
ResourcePlanningManagerGetDatabaseSizeEstimate
ResourcePoolCreateChildVM_Task
CreateVApp
ImportVApp
RegisterChildVM_Task
ScheduledTaskManagerCreateObjectScheduledTask
RetrieveObjectScheduledTask
SearchIndexFindAllByDnsName
FindAllByIp
FindAllByUuid
SessionManagerAcquireCloneTicket
CloneSession
LoginExtensionBySubjectName
TaskSetTaskDescription
VirtualAppdatastore
network
parentFolder
vAppConfig
CloneVApp_Task
ExportVApp
PowerOffVApp_Task
PowerOnVApp_Task
UpdateVAppConfig
unregisterVApp_Task
VirtualDiskManagerEagerZeroVirtualDisk_Task
VirtualMachinelayoutEx
storage
CreateScreenshot_Task
CreateSecondaryVM_Task
DisableSecondaryVM_Task
EnableSecondaryVM_Task
ExportVm
ExtractOvfEnvironment
MakePrimaryVM_Task
PromoteDisks_Task
QueryChangedDiskAreas
QueryUnownedFiles
RecommendHostsForSecondaryVM_Task
RefreshStorageInfo
SetDisplayTopology
StartRecording_Task
StartReplaying_Task
StopRecording_Task
StopReplaying_Task
TerminateFaultTolerantVM_Task
TurnOffFaultToleranceForVM_Task
VirtualMachineCompatibilityCheckerCheckCompatibility_Task
VirtualMachineProvisioningCheckerCheckMigrate_Task
CheckRelocate_Task
QueryVMotionCompatibilityEx_Task
VmwareDistributedVirtualSwitch