vCloud Director Installation and Upgrade Guide
  Overview of vCloud Director Installation, Configuration, and Upgrade
    vCloud Director Architecture
    Configuration Planning
    vCloud Director Hardware and Software Requirements
      Browsers That vCloud Director Supports
      Summary of Network Configuration Requirements
        Network Security Recommendations
      Installing and Configuring a vCloud Director Database
        Configure an Oracle Database
        Configure a Microsoft SQL Server Database
      Create SSL Certificates
        Create and Import a Signed SSL Certificate
        Create a Self-Signed SSL Certificate
      Installing and Configuring vShield Manager
      Installing and Configuring an AMQP Broker
      Download and Install the VMware Public Key
  Creating a vCloud Director Server Group
    Install and Configure vCloud Director Software on Any Member of a Server Group
    Configure Network and Database Connections
      Protecting and Reusing the Response File
    Start or Stop vCloud Director Services
    Install vCloud Director Software on Additional Servers
    Create a Microsoft Sysprep Deployment Package
    Uninstall vCloud Director Software
  Upgrading vCloud Director
    Use the Cell Management Tool to Quiesce and Shut Down a Server
      Cell Management Tool Reference
        Commands for Managing a Cell
        Commands for Exporting Database Tables
        Commands for Replacing SSL Certificates
        Commands for Generating Self-Signed SSL Certificates
        Recovering the System Administrator Password
    Upgrade vCloud Director Software on Any Member of a Server Group
    Upgrade the vCloud Director Database
    Upgrade vShield Manager
    Upgrade vCenter, ESX/ESXi Hosts, and vShield Edge Appliances
    Changes to Upgraded Networks
      Reconfigure Edge Gateways and vApp Networks to Enable Normal Operation
  vCloud Director Setup
    Review the License Agreement
    Enter the License Key
    Create the System Administrator Account
    Specify System Settings
    Ready to Log In to vCloud Director
  Overview of vCloud Director Installation, Configuration, and Upgrade
    vCloud Director Architecture
    Configuration Planning
    vCloud Director Hardware and Software Requirements
      Browsers That vCloud Director Supports
      Summary of Network Configuration Requirements
        Network Security Recommendations
      Installing and Configuring a vCloud Director Database
        Configure an Oracle Database
        Configure a Microsoft SQL Server Database
      Create SSL Certificates
        Create and Import a Signed SSL Certificate
        Create a Self-Signed SSL Certificate
      Installing and Configuring vShield Manager
      Installing and Configuring an AMQP Broker
      Download and Install the VMware Public Key
  Creating a vCloud Director Server Group
    Install and Configure vCloud Director Software on Any Member of a Server Group
    Configure Network and Database Connections
      Protecting and Reusing the Response File
    Start or Stop vCloud Director Services
    Install vCloud Director Software on Additional Servers
    Create a Microsoft Sysprep Deployment Package
    Uninstall vCloud Director Software
  Upgrading vCloud Director
    Use the Cell Management Tool to Quiesce and Shut Down a Server
      Cell Management Tool Reference
        Commands for Managing a Cell
        Commands for Exporting Database Tables
        Commands for Replacing SSL Certificates
        Commands for Generating Self-Signed SSL Certificates
        Recovering the System Administrator Password
    Upgrade vCloud Director Software on Any Member of a Server Group
    Upgrade the vCloud Director Database
    Upgrade vShield Manager
    Upgrade vCenter, ESX/ESXi Hosts, and vShield Edge Appliances
    Changes to Upgraded Networks
      Reconfigure Edge Gateways and vApp Networks to Enable Normal Operation
  vCloud Director Setup
    Review the License Agreement
    Enter the License Key
    Create the System Administrator Account
    Specify System Settings
    Ready to Log In to vCloud Director
vCloud Director Administrator's Guide
  Updated Information
  Getting Started with vCloud Director
    Overview of vCloud Director Administration
    Log In to the Web Console
    Preparing the System
    Create a Microsoft Sysprep Deployment Package
    Replace a Microsoft Sysprep Deployment Package
    Replace SSL Certificates
    Set User Preferences
  Adding Resources to vCloud Director
    Adding vSphere Resources
      Attach a vCenter Server
        Open the Attach New vCenter Wizard
        Provide vCenter Server Connection and Display Information
        Connect to vShield Manager
        Confirm Settings and Attach the vCenter Server
      Assign a vShield License Key in vCenter
    Adding Cloud Resources
      Provider Virtual Datacenters
      Create a Provider Virtual Datacenter
      External Networks
      Add an External Network
      Network Pools
        Add a Network Pool That Is Backed by VLAN IDs
        Add a Network Pool That Is Backed by Cloud Isolated Networks
        Add a Network Pool That Is Backed by vSphere Port Groups
        Set the MTU for a Network Pool Backed by Cloud Isolated Networks
        VXLAN Network Pools
  Creating and Provisioning Organizations
    Understanding Leases
    Create an Organization
      Open the New Organization Wizard
      Name the Organization
      Specify the Organization LDAP Options
      Add Local Users to the Organization
      Set the Organization Catalog Publishing Policy
      Configure Email Preferences
      Configure Organization Lease, Quota, and Limit Settings
      Confirm Settings and Create the Organization
    Allocate Resources to an Organization
      Open the Allocate Resources Wizard
      Select a Provider vDC
      Select an Allocation Model
      Configure the Allocation Model
      Allocate Storage
      Select Network Pool and Services
      Configure an Edge Gateway
      Configure External Networks
      Configure IP Settings on a New Edge Gateway
      Suballocate IP Pools on a New Edge Gateway
      Configure Rate Limits on a New Edge Gateway
      Create an Organization vDC Network
      Name the Organization vDC
      Confirm Settings and Create the Organization vDC
  Creating a Published Catalog
    Enable Catalog Publishing
    Create a Published Catalog
    Upload a vApp Template
    Import a vApp Template from vSphere
    Upload a Media File
    Import a Media File from vSphere
    Publish a Catalog
  Managing Cloud Resources
    Managing Provider vDCs
      Enable or Disable a Provider vDC
      Delete a Provider vDC
      Modify a Provider vDC Name and Description
      Merge Provider vDCs
      Enable or Disable a Provider vDC Host
      Prepare or Unprepare a Provider vDC Host
      Upgrade an ESX/ESXi Host Agent for a Provider vDC Host
      Repair a Provider vDC ESX/ESXi Host
      Enable vSphere VXLAN on an Upgraded Provider vDC
      Provider vDC Datastores
      Add a Storage Profile to a Provider vDC
      Edit the Metadata for a Storage Profile on a Provider vDC
      Add a Resource Pool to a Provider vDC
      Enable or Disable a Provider vDC Resource Pool
      Detach a Resource Pool From a Provider vDC
      Migrate Virtual Machines Between Resource Pools on a Provider vDC
      Configure Low Disk Space Warnings for a Provider vDC Datastore
      Send an Email Notification to Provider vDC Users
    Managing Organization vDCs
      Create an Organization vDC
        Open the New Organization vDC Wizard
        Select an Organization for the Organization vDC
        Select a Provider vDC
        Select an Allocation Model
        Configure the Allocation Model
        Allocate Storage
        Select Network Pool and Services
        Configure an Edge Gateway
        Configure External Networks
        Configure IP Settings on a New Edge Gateway
        Suballocate IP Pools on a New Edge Gateway
        Configure Rate Limits on a New Edge Gateway
        Create an Organization vDC Network
        Name the Organization vDC
        Confirm Settings and Create the Organization vDC
      Enable or Disable an Organization vDC
      Delete an Organization vDC
      Organization vDC Properties
        Modify an Organization vDC Name and Description
        Edit Organization vDC Allocation Model Settings
        Edit Organization vDC Storage Settings
        Edit Organization vDC Network Settings
      Add a Storage Profile to an Organization vDC
    Managing External Networks
      Modify an External Network Name and Description
      Modify an External Network Specification
      Add IP Addresses to an External Network IP Pool
      Delete an External Network
    Managing Edge Gateways
      Add an Edge Gateway
        Open the New Edge Gateway Wizard
        Select Gateway and IP Configuration Options for a New Edge Gateway
        Select External Networks for a New Edge Gateway
        Configure IP Settings on a New Edge Gateway
        Suballocate IP Pools on a New Edge Gateway
        Configure Rate Limits on a New Edge Gateway
        Configure the Name and Description of a New Edge Gateway
        Review the Configuration of a New Edge Gateway
      Configuring Edge Gateway Services
        Configure DHCP for an Edge Gateway
        Add a Source NAT rule to an Edge Gateway
        Add a Destination NAT rule to an Edge Gateway
        Configure the Firewall for an Edge Gateway
        Add a Firewall Rule for an Edge Gateway
        Reorder Firewall Rules for an Edge Gateway
        Enable VPN for an Edge Gateway
        Configure Public IPs for External Networks
        Creating VPN Tunnels on an Edge Gateway
          Create a VPN Tunnel In an Organization for an Organization vDC Network Backed by an Edge Gateway
          Create a VPN Tunnel Between Organizations
          Create a VPN Tunnel From an Organization vDC Network Backed by an Edge Gateway to a Remote Network
          Display Peer Settings for a VPN Tunnel to a Remote Network
        Edit VPN Settings
        Enable Static Routing on an Edge Gateway
        Managing Load Balancer Service on an Edge Gateway
          Add a Pool Server to an Edge Gateway
          Edit Pool Server Settings
          Delete a Pool Server
          Add a Virtual Server to an Edge Gateway
          Edit Virtual Server Settings
          Delete a Virtual Server
      Editing Edge Gateway Properties
        Enable High Availability on an Edge Gateway
        Configure External Networks on an Edge Gateway
        Configure External Network IP Settings on an Edge Gateway
        Suballocate IP Pools on an Edge Gateway
        Configure Rate Limits on an Edge Gateway
      Delete an Edge Gateway
      View IP Use for an Edge Gateway
      Apply Syslog Server Settings to an Edge Gateway
    Managing Organization vDC Networks
      Adding Networks to an Organization vDC
        Create an External Direct Organization vDC Network
        Create an External Routed Organization vDC Network
        Create an Internal Organization vDC Network
      Configuring Organization vDC Network Services
        Configure DHCP for an Organization vDC Network
        Enable the Firewall for an Organization vDC Network
        Add a Firewall Rule for an Organization vDC Network
        Reorder Firewall Rules for an Organization vDC Network
        Enable VPN for an Organization vDC Network
        Create a VPN Tunnel Within an Organization
        Create a VPN Tunnel to a Remote Network
        Enable Static Routing for an Organization vDC Network
        Add Static Routes Between vApp Networks Routed to the Same Organization vDC Network
        Add Static Routes Between vApp Networks Routed to Different Organization vDC Networks
      Reset an Organization vDC Network
      View vApps and vApp Templates That Use an Organization vDC Network
      Delete an Organization vDC Network
      View IP Use for an Organization vDC Network
      Editing Organization vDC Network Properties
        Add IP Addresses to an Organization vDC Network IP Pool
        Modify an Organization vDC Network Name and Description
        Modify an Organization vDC Network DNS Settings
    Managing Network Pools
      Modify a Network Pool Name and Description
      Add a Port Group to a Network Pool
      Add Cloud Isolated Networks to a Network Pool
      Add VLAN IDs to a Network Pool
      Delete a Network Pool
    Managing Cloud Cells
      Adding Cloud Cells
      Delete a Cloud Cell
      Turn On Cloud Cell Maintenance Message
      Turn Off Cloud Cell Maintenance Message
  Managing vSphere Resources
    Managing vSphere vCenter Servers
      Register vCloud Director with a vCenter Server
      Modify vCenter Server Settings
      Reconnect a vCenter Server
      Enable or Disable a vCenter Server
      Remove a vCenter Server
      Prepare and Upgrade a vCenter Server Attached to vCloud Director
      Modify vShield Manager Settings
    Managing vSphere ESX/ESXi Hosts
      Enable or Disable an ESX/ESXi Host
      Move Virtual Machines from one ESX/ESXi Host to Another
      Prepare or Unprepare an ESX/ESXi Host
      Upgrade an ESX/ESXi Host Agent
      Repair an ESX/ESXi Host
    Managing vSphere Datastores
      Enable or Disable a Datastore
      Remove a Datastore
      Configure Low Disk Space Warnings for a Datastore
    Managing Stranded Items
      Delete a Stranded Item
      Force Delete a Stranded Item
  Managing Organizations
    Enable or Disable an Organization
    Delete an Organization
    Add a Catalog to an Organization
    Editing Organization Properties
      Modify an Organization Name
      Modify an Organization Full Name and Description
      Modify Organization LDAP Options
      Modify Organization Catalog Publishing Policy
      Modify Organization Email Preferences
      Modify Organization Lease, Quota, and Limit Settings
    Managing Organization Resources
    Managing Organization Users and Groups
    Managing Organization vApps and Virtual Machines
      Add a vSphere Virtual Machine to a vApp
      Create a vApp Based on a vSphere Virtual Machine
      Place a vApp in Maintenance Mode
      Force Stop a Running vApp
      Fast Provisioning of Virtual Machines
      View Shadow Virtual Machines Associated With a vApp Template
  Managing System Administrators and Roles
    Add a System Administrator
    Import a System Administrator
    Enable or Disable a System Administrator
    Delete a System Administrator
    Edit System Administrator Profile and Contact Information
    Send an Email Notification to Users
    Delete a System Administrator Who Lost Access to the System
    Import a Group
    Delete an LDAP Group
    View Group Properties
    Roles and Rights
      Create a Role
      Copy a Role
      Edit a Role
      Delete a Role
  Managing System Settings
    Modify General System Settings
    General System Settings
    Editing System Email Settings
      Configure SMTP Settings
      Configure System Notification Settings
    Configuring Blocking Tasks and Notifications
      Configure an AMQP Broker
      Configure Blocking Task Settings
      Enable Blocking Tasks
    Configuring the System LDAP Settings
      LDAP Support
      Configure an LDAP Connection
      Add a Kerberos Realm
      Test LDAP Settings
      Customize LDAP User and Group Attributes
      Synchronize vCloud Director with the LDAP Server
    Customize the vCloud Director Client UI
      Revert to System Default Logo
      Revert to System Default Theme
    Configuring Public Addresses
      Configure the Public Web URL
      Configure the Public Console Proxy Address
      Configure the Public REST API Base URL
    Configure the Account Lockout Policy
    Configure vCloud Director to use vCenter Single Sign On
  Monitoring vCloud Director
    Viewing Tasks and Events
      View Ongoing and Completed System Tasks
      View Ongoing and Completed Organization Tasks
      View System Events
      View Organization Events
    Monitor and Manage Blocking Tasks
    View Usage Information for a Provider vDC
    View Usage Information for an Organization vDC
    Using vCloud Director's JMX Service
      Access the JMX Service by Using JConsole
    Viewing the vCloud Director Logs
    vCloud Director and Cost Reporting
    Monitoring Quarantined Files
      Quarantine Uploaded Files
      View Quarantine Requests Using JConsole
      Accept or Reject a Quarantine Request Using JConsole
  Roles and Rights
    Predefined Roles and Their Rights
  Updated Information
  Getting Started with vCloud Director
    Overview of vCloud Director Administration
    Log In to the Web Console
    Preparing the System
    Create a Microsoft Sysprep Deployment Package
    Replace a Microsoft Sysprep Deployment Package
    Replace SSL Certificates
    Set User Preferences
  Adding Resources to vCloud Director
    Adding vSphere Resources
      Attach a vCenter Server
        Open the Attach New vCenter Wizard
        Provide vCenter Server Connection and Display Information
        Connect to vShield Manager
        Confirm Settings and Attach the vCenter Server
      Assign a vShield License Key in vCenter
    Adding Cloud Resources
      Provider Virtual Datacenters
      Create a Provider Virtual Datacenter
      External Networks
      Add an External Network
      Network Pools
        Add a Network Pool That Is Backed by VLAN IDs
        Add a Network Pool That Is Backed by Cloud Isolated Networks
        Add a Network Pool That Is Backed by vSphere Port Groups
        Set the MTU for a Network Pool Backed by Cloud Isolated Networks
        VXLAN Network Pools
  Creating and Provisioning Organizations
    Understanding Leases
    Create an Organization
      Open the New Organization Wizard
      Name the Organization
      Specify the Organization LDAP Options
      Add Local Users to the Organization
      Set the Organization Catalog Publishing Policy
      Configure Email Preferences
      Configure Organization Lease, Quota, and Limit Settings
      Confirm Settings and Create the Organization
    Allocate Resources to an Organization
      Open the Allocate Resources Wizard
      Select a Provider vDC
      Select an Allocation Model
      Configure the Allocation Model
      Allocate Storage
      Select Network Pool and Services
      Configure an Edge Gateway
      Configure External Networks
      Configure IP Settings on a New Edge Gateway
      Suballocate IP Pools on a New Edge Gateway
      Configure Rate Limits on a New Edge Gateway
      Create an Organization vDC Network
      Name the Organization vDC
      Confirm Settings and Create the Organization vDC
  Creating a Published Catalog
    Enable Catalog Publishing
    Create a Published Catalog
    Upload a vApp Template
    Import a vApp Template from vSphere
    Upload a Media File
    Import a Media File from vSphere
    Publish a Catalog
  Managing Cloud Resources
    Managing Provider vDCs
      Enable or Disable a Provider vDC
      Delete a Provider vDC
      Modify a Provider vDC Name and Description
      Merge Provider vDCs
      Enable or Disable a Provider vDC Host
      Prepare or Unprepare a Provider vDC Host
      Upgrade an ESX/ESXi Host Agent for a Provider vDC Host
      Repair a Provider vDC ESX/ESXi Host
      Enable vSphere VXLAN on an Upgraded Provider vDC
      Provider vDC Datastores
      Add a Storage Profile to a Provider vDC
      Edit the Metadata for a Storage Profile on a Provider vDC
      Add a Resource Pool to a Provider vDC
      Enable or Disable a Provider vDC Resource Pool
      Detach a Resource Pool From a Provider vDC
      Migrate Virtual Machines Between Resource Pools on a Provider vDC
      Configure Low Disk Space Warnings for a Provider vDC Datastore
      Send an Email Notification to Provider vDC Users
    Managing Organization vDCs
      Create an Organization vDC
        Open the New Organization vDC Wizard
        Select an Organization for the Organization vDC
        Select a Provider vDC
        Select an Allocation Model
        Configure the Allocation Model
        Allocate Storage
        Select Network Pool and Services
        Configure an Edge Gateway
        Configure External Networks
        Configure IP Settings on a New Edge Gateway
        Suballocate IP Pools on a New Edge Gateway
        Configure Rate Limits on a New Edge Gateway
        Create an Organization vDC Network
        Name the Organization vDC
        Confirm Settings and Create the Organization vDC
      Enable or Disable an Organization vDC
      Delete an Organization vDC
      Organization vDC Properties
        Modify an Organization vDC Name and Description
        Edit Organization vDC Allocation Model Settings
        Edit Organization vDC Storage Settings
        Edit Organization vDC Network Settings
      Add a Storage Profile to an Organization vDC
    Managing External Networks
      Modify an External Network Name and Description
      Modify an External Network Specification
      Add IP Addresses to an External Network IP Pool
      Delete an External Network
    Managing Edge Gateways
      Add an Edge Gateway
        Open the New Edge Gateway Wizard
        Select Gateway and IP Configuration Options for a New Edge Gateway
        Select External Networks for a New Edge Gateway
        Configure IP Settings on a New Edge Gateway
        Suballocate IP Pools on a New Edge Gateway
        Configure Rate Limits on a New Edge Gateway
        Configure the Name and Description of a New Edge Gateway
        Review the Configuration of a New Edge Gateway
      Configuring Edge Gateway Services
        Configure DHCP for an Edge Gateway
        Add a Source NAT rule to an Edge Gateway
        Add a Destination NAT rule to an Edge Gateway
        Configure the Firewall for an Edge Gateway
        Add a Firewall Rule for an Edge Gateway
        Reorder Firewall Rules for an Edge Gateway
        Enable VPN for an Edge Gateway
        Configure Public IPs for External Networks
        Creating VPN Tunnels on an Edge Gateway
          Create a VPN Tunnel In an Organization for an Organization vDC Network Backed by an Edge Gateway
          Create a VPN Tunnel Between Organizations
          Create a VPN Tunnel From an Organization vDC Network Backed by an Edge Gateway to a Remote Network
          Display Peer Settings for a VPN Tunnel to a Remote Network
        Edit VPN Settings
        Enable Static Routing on an Edge Gateway
        Managing Load Balancer Service on an Edge Gateway
          Add a Pool Server to an Edge Gateway
          Edit Pool Server Settings
          Delete a Pool Server
          Add a Virtual Server to an Edge Gateway
          Edit Virtual Server Settings
          Delete a Virtual Server
      Editing Edge Gateway Properties
        Enable High Availability on an Edge Gateway
        Configure External Networks on an Edge Gateway
        Configure External Network IP Settings on an Edge Gateway
        Suballocate IP Pools on an Edge Gateway
        Configure Rate Limits on an Edge Gateway
      Delete an Edge Gateway
      View IP Use for an Edge Gateway
      Apply Syslog Server Settings to an Edge Gateway
    Managing Organization vDC Networks
      Adding Networks to an Organization vDC
        Create an External Direct Organization vDC Network
        Create an External Routed Organization vDC Network
        Create an Internal Organization vDC Network
      Configuring Organization vDC Network Services
        Configure DHCP for an Organization vDC Network
        Enable the Firewall for an Organization vDC Network
        Add a Firewall Rule for an Organization vDC Network
        Reorder Firewall Rules for an Organization vDC Network
        Enable VPN for an Organization vDC Network
        Create a VPN Tunnel Within an Organization
        Create a VPN Tunnel to a Remote Network
        Enable Static Routing for an Organization vDC Network
        Add Static Routes Between vApp Networks Routed to the Same Organization vDC Network
        Add Static Routes Between vApp Networks Routed to Different Organization vDC Networks
      Reset an Organization vDC Network
      View vApps and vApp Templates That Use an Organization vDC Network
      Delete an Organization vDC Network
      View IP Use for an Organization vDC Network
      Editing Organization vDC Network Properties
        Add IP Addresses to an Organization vDC Network IP Pool
        Modify an Organization vDC Network Name and Description
        Modify an Organization vDC Network DNS Settings
    Managing Network Pools
      Modify a Network Pool Name and Description
      Add a Port Group to a Network Pool
      Add Cloud Isolated Networks to a Network Pool
      Add VLAN IDs to a Network Pool
      Delete a Network Pool
    Managing Cloud Cells
      Adding Cloud Cells
      Delete a Cloud Cell
      Turn On Cloud Cell Maintenance Message
      Turn Off Cloud Cell Maintenance Message
  Managing vSphere Resources
    Managing vSphere vCenter Servers
      Register vCloud Director with a vCenter Server
      Modify vCenter Server Settings
      Reconnect a vCenter Server
      Enable or Disable a vCenter Server
      Remove a vCenter Server
      Prepare and Upgrade a vCenter Server Attached to vCloud Director
      Modify vShield Manager Settings
    Managing vSphere ESX/ESXi Hosts
      Enable or Disable an ESX/ESXi Host
      Move Virtual Machines from one ESX/ESXi Host to Another
      Prepare or Unprepare an ESX/ESXi Host
      Upgrade an ESX/ESXi Host Agent
      Repair an ESX/ESXi Host
    Managing vSphere Datastores
      Enable or Disable a Datastore
      Remove a Datastore
      Configure Low Disk Space Warnings for a Datastore
    Managing Stranded Items
      Delete a Stranded Item
      Force Delete a Stranded Item
  Managing Organizations
    Enable or Disable an Organization
    Delete an Organization
    Add a Catalog to an Organization
    Editing Organization Properties
      Modify an Organization Name
      Modify an Organization Full Name and Description
      Modify Organization LDAP Options
      Modify Organization Catalog Publishing Policy
      Modify Organization Email Preferences
      Modify Organization Lease, Quota, and Limit Settings
    Managing Organization Resources
    Managing Organization Users and Groups
    Managing Organization vApps and Virtual Machines
      Add a vSphere Virtual Machine to a vApp
      Create a vApp Based on a vSphere Virtual Machine
      Place a vApp in Maintenance Mode
      Force Stop a Running vApp
      Fast Provisioning of Virtual Machines
      View Shadow Virtual Machines Associated With a vApp Template
  Managing System Administrators and Roles
    Add a System Administrator
    Import a System Administrator
    Enable or Disable a System Administrator
    Delete a System Administrator
    Edit System Administrator Profile and Contact Information
    Send an Email Notification to Users
    Delete a System Administrator Who Lost Access to the System
    Import a Group
    Delete an LDAP Group
    View Group Properties
    Roles and Rights
      Create a Role
      Copy a Role
      Edit a Role
      Delete a Role
  Managing System Settings
    Modify General System Settings
    General System Settings
    Editing System Email Settings
      Configure SMTP Settings
      Configure System Notification Settings
    Configuring Blocking Tasks and Notifications
      Configure an AMQP Broker
      Configure Blocking Task Settings
      Enable Blocking Tasks
    Configuring the System LDAP Settings
      LDAP Support
      Configure an LDAP Connection
      Add a Kerberos Realm
      Test LDAP Settings
      Customize LDAP User and Group Attributes
      Synchronize vCloud Director with the LDAP Server
    Customize the vCloud Director Client UI
      Revert to System Default Logo
      Revert to System Default Theme
    Configuring Public Addresses
      Configure the Public Web URL
      Configure the Public Console Proxy Address
      Configure the Public REST API Base URL
    Configure the Account Lockout Policy
    Configure vCloud Director to use vCenter Single Sign On
  Monitoring vCloud Director
    Viewing Tasks and Events
      View Ongoing and Completed System Tasks
      View Ongoing and Completed Organization Tasks
      View System Events
      View Organization Events
    Monitor and Manage Blocking Tasks
    View Usage Information for a Provider vDC
    View Usage Information for an Organization vDC
    Using vCloud Director's JMX Service
      Access the JMX Service by Using JConsole
    Viewing the vCloud Director Logs
    vCloud Director and Cost Reporting
    Monitoring Quarantined Files
      Quarantine Uploaded Files
      View Quarantine Requests Using JConsole
      Accept or Reject a Quarantine Request Using JConsole
  Roles and Rights
    Predefined Roles and Their Rights
vCloud Director User's Guide
  Getting Started with vCloud Director
    Understanding VMware vCloud Director
    Log In to the Web Console
    Using vCloud Director
    Set Mozilla Firefox Options
      Bypass the Proxy in Mozilla Firefox
    Set Microsoft Internet Explorer Options
      Bypass the Proxy in Internet Explorer
    Set User Preferences
    Change Your Password
  Managing Users and Groups
    Managing Users
      Add a Local User
      Import an LDAP User
      Edit a User
      Delete a User
      Send User Notifications
      Delete Users in Lost and Found
      Disable or Enable User Accounts
      View and Change a User's Role
    Working with Groups
      Import a Group
      Delete a Group
      Modify the Role of a Group
  Managing Cloud Resources
    Managing Virtual Datacenters
      Display Virtual Datacenters
      Review Virtual Datacenter Properties
      Monitor Your Virtual Datacenter
      Manage Your Virtual Datacenters
    Managing Organization vDC Networks
      Configuring Oganization vDC Network Services
        Configure DHCP for an Organization vDC Network
        Configure the Firewall for an Organization vDC Network
        Add a Firewall Rule to an Organization vDC Network
        Reorder Firewall Rules for an Organization vDC Network
        Enable VPN for an Organization vDC Network
        Create a VPN Tunnel In an Organization
        Create a VPN Tunnel Between Organizations
        Create a VPN Tunnel to a Remote Network
        Enable Static Routing for an Organization vDC Network
        Add Static Routes Between vApp Networks Routed to the Same Organization vDC Network
        Add Static Routes Between vApp Networks Routed to Different Organization vDC Networks
      Reset an Organization vDC Network
      View IP Use for an Organization vDC Network
      Add IP Addresses to an Organization vDC Network IP Pool
      View vApps and vApp Templates That Use an Organization vDC Network
      View Syslog Server Settings for an Organization vDC Network
      Apply Syslog Server Settings to an Organization vDC Network
    Managing Expired Items
      Manage Expired vApps
      Manage Expired vApp Templates
  Working in an Organization
    Understanding Leases
    Set Up an Organization
      Change the Organization Full Name
      Import Users and Groups
      Add Local Users to the Organization
      Configure Email Preferences
      Configure Organization Lease, Quota, and Limit Settings
    Review Your Organization Profile
    Modify Your Email Settings
    Modify Your Organization's Policies
    Set Default Domain for Organization Virtual Machines
    Enable Your Organization to Use an SAML Identity Provider
    Manage Users and Groups in Your Organization
    Manage Resources in Your Organization
    Manage Virtual Machines in Your Organization
    Viewing Organization Log Tasks and Events
      View Organization Events
      View Organization Tasks
  Working with Catalogs
    Add a New Catalog
    Access a Catalog
    Publish a Catalog
    Share A Catalog
    Change the Owner of a Catalog
    Delete a Catalog
    Modify the Properties of Your Catalog
    Understanding Catalogs and Their Contents
      Using vApp Templates in a Catalog
      Using Media Files in a Catalog
    Working in Published Catalogs
      Accessing vApp Templates from a Public Catalog
      Accessing a Media File from a Public Catalog
  Working with Media Files
    Upload Media Files
    Resume the Upload of a Media File
    Copy Media Files to a Catalog
    Move Media Files to Another Catalog
    Delete Media Files
    Modify Media File Properties
  Working with vApp Templates
    Open a vApp Template
    Add a vApp Template to My Cloud
    Download a vApp Template
    Upload an OVF Package as a vApp Template
    Resume the Upload of a vApp Template
    Copy a vApp Template from a Public Catalog to an Organization Catalog
    Copy a vApp Template Between an Organization's Catalogs
    Move a vApp Template Between an Organization's Catalogs
    Delete a vApp Template
    Save a vApp as a vApp Template
    Modify vApp Template Properties
  Working with vApps
    Create a vApp From a vApp Template
    Create a New vApp
      Complete the vApp Profile
      Add Virtual Machines to the vApp
      Configure the Virtual Machines
      Configure Networks
    Import a Virtual Machine as a vApp
    About the vApp Placement Engine
    Copy a vApp
    Start a vApp
    Start a vApp with an Older Version of VMware Tools
    Stop a vApp
    Suspend a vApp
    Discard the Suspended State of a vApp
    Reset a vApp or Virtual Machine
    View vApp Virtual Machines
    Add a Virtual Machine to a vApp
    Import a Virtual Machine to a vApp from vSphere
    Remove Virtual Machines from a vApp
    Set vApp Start and Stop Options
    Working with Networks in a vApp
      View vApp Networks
      Adding Networks to a vApp
        Add a vApp Network to a vApp
        Add an Organization vDC Network to a vApp
      Configuring Network Services for a vApp Network
        Configure DHCP for an vApp Network
        Configure the Firewall for a vApp Network
        Add a Firewall Rule to a vApp Network
        Reorder Firewall Rules for a vApp Network
        Enable IP Masquerading for a vApp Network
        Add a Port Forwarding Rule to a vApp Network
        Add an IP Translation Rule to a vApp Network
        Reorder Port Forwarding Rules for a vApp Network
        Enable Static Routing for a vApp Network
        Add Static Routes to vApp Networks
      Reset Your vApp Network
      Delete a vApp Network
      Modify Network Properties
      Display the IP Allocations for Your vApp Network
      Configure IP Address Persistence
      View Syslog Server Settings for a vApp Network
      Apply Syslog Server Settings to a vApp Network
    Editing vApp Properties
      Modify a vApp Name and Description
      Modify vApp OVF Environment Properties
      Reset vApp Leases
      Share a vApp
    Display a vApp Diagram
    Change the Owner of a vApp
    Upgrade the Virtual Hardware Version for a vApp
    Save vApp as a vApp Template to Your Catalog
    Create a Snapshot of a vApp
    Revert a vApp to a Snapshot
    Remove a Snapshot of a vApp
    Copy a vApp to Another vDC
    Move a vApp to Another vDC
    Delete a vApp
  Working with Virtual Machines
    Open a Virtual Machine Console
    Power On a Virtual Machine
    Power Off a Virtual Machine
    Reset a vApp or Virtual Machine
    Suspend a Virtual Machine
    Resume a Suspended Virtual Machine
    Discard the Suspended State of a Virtual Machine
    Insert a CD/DVD
    Eject a CD/DVD
    Insert a Floppy
    Eject a Floppy
    Upgrade the Virtual Hardware Version for a Virtual Machine
    Connect Remotely to a Virtual Machine
    Create a Snapshot of a Virtual Machine
    Revert a Virtual Machine to a Snapshot
    Remove a Snapshot of a Virtual Machine
    Copy or Move a Virtual Machine to a vApp
    Delete a Virtual Machine
    Editing Virtual Machine Properties
      Modify Virtual Machine General Properties
      Modify Virtual Machine CPUs and Memory
      Modify Virtual Machine OVF Environment Properties
      Configuring Virtual Machine Resource Allocation Settings
        Resource Allocation Shares
        Resource Allocation Reservation
        Resource Allocation Limit
        Configure Virtual Machine Resource Allocation Settings
      Modifying Virtual Machine Hard Disks
        Add a Virtual Machine Hard Disk
        Edit a Virtual Machine Hard Disk
        Delete a Virtual Machine Hard Disk
      Modifying Virtual Machine Network Interfaces
        Edit Network Interface Settings
        Reset a Network Interface MAC Address
        Add a Network Interface
        Remove a Network Interface
    Installing VMware Tools
      Install VMware Tools in a New Virtual Machine with No Guest Operating System
      Installing VMware Tools in a vApp
      Install VMware Tools in a Virtual Machine in a vApp
        Disable Guest Customization
        Start the vApp
        Install VMware Tools
        Stop the vApp
        Enable Guest Customization
        Start the vApp
      Install VMware Tools in a vApp Template
        Save the vApp Template as a vApp
        Disable Guest Customization
        Install VMware Tools
        Enable Guest Customization
        Add vApp to Catalog
      Install VMware Tools With Guest Customization Disabled
        Save the vApp Template as a vApp
        Install or Upgrade VMware Tools
        Enable Guest Customization
        Add vApp to Catalog
      Upgrade VMware Tools
        Install a New Version of VMware Tools
        Enable Guest Customization
        Start the vApp
      Install VMware Tools on a Windows Guest
      Install VMware Tools on a Linux Guest in X with the RPM Installer
      Install VMware Tools on a Linux Guest with the Tar Installer or RPM Installer
      Install VMware Tools on a Solaris Guest
    Guest Operating Systems
      Install a Guest Operating System
      Customizing Your Guest Operating System
        Understanding Guest Customization
        Customizing a Guest OS When Saving a vApp Template as a vApp
        Enable or Disable Guest Customization
        Change Guest Customization Settings for Virtual Machines in a vApp Template
        Power on and Force Recustomization of a Virtual Machine
        Customize Your Windows NT vApp Template
        Customize Your Solaris vApp Template
        Upload a Customization Script
        Reset Your Virtual Machine's Password
        Domain Join Requirements for Windows
        Join a Windows Guest Domain During Guest Operating System Personalization
      Guest Operating System Support
  Getting Started with vCloud Director
    Understanding VMware vCloud Director
    Log In to the Web Console
    Using vCloud Director
    Set Mozilla Firefox Options
      Bypass the Proxy in Mozilla Firefox
    Set Microsoft Internet Explorer Options
      Bypass the Proxy in Internet Explorer
    Set User Preferences
    Change Your Password
  Managing Users and Groups
    Managing Users
      Add a Local User
      Import an LDAP User
      Edit a User
      Delete a User
      Send User Notifications
      Delete Users in Lost and Found
      Disable or Enable User Accounts
      View and Change a User's Role
    Working with Groups
      Import a Group
      Delete a Group
      Modify the Role of a Group
  Managing Cloud Resources
    Managing Virtual Datacenters
      Display Virtual Datacenters
      Review Virtual Datacenter Properties
      Monitor Your Virtual Datacenter
      Manage Your Virtual Datacenters
    Managing Organization vDC Networks
      Configuring Oganization vDC Network Services
        Configure DHCP for an Organization vDC Network
        Configure the Firewall for an Organization vDC Network
        Add a Firewall Rule to an Organization vDC Network
        Reorder Firewall Rules for an Organization vDC Network
        Enable VPN for an Organization vDC Network
        Create a VPN Tunnel In an Organization
        Create a VPN Tunnel Between Organizations
        Create a VPN Tunnel to a Remote Network
        Enable Static Routing for an Organization vDC Network
        Add Static Routes Between vApp Networks Routed to the Same Organization vDC Network
        Add Static Routes Between vApp Networks Routed to Different Organization vDC Networks
      Reset an Organization vDC Network
      View IP Use for an Organization vDC Network
      Add IP Addresses to an Organization vDC Network IP Pool
      View vApps and vApp Templates That Use an Organization vDC Network
      View Syslog Server Settings for an Organization vDC Network
      Apply Syslog Server Settings to an Organization vDC Network
    Managing Expired Items
      Manage Expired vApps
      Manage Expired vApp Templates
  Working in an Organization
    Understanding Leases
    Set Up an Organization
      Change the Organization Full Name
      Import Users and Groups
      Add Local Users to the Organization
      Configure Email Preferences
      Configure Organization Lease, Quota, and Limit Settings
    Review Your Organization Profile
    Modify Your Email Settings
    Modify Your Organization's Policies
    Set Default Domain for Organization Virtual Machines
    Enable Your Organization to Use an SAML Identity Provider
    Manage Users and Groups in Your Organization
    Manage Resources in Your Organization
    Manage Virtual Machines in Your Organization
    Viewing Organization Log Tasks and Events
      View Organization Events
      View Organization Tasks
  Working with Catalogs
    Add a New Catalog
    Access a Catalog
    Publish a Catalog
    Share A Catalog
    Change the Owner of a Catalog
    Delete a Catalog
    Modify the Properties of Your Catalog
    Understanding Catalogs and Their Contents
      Using vApp Templates in a Catalog
      Using Media Files in a Catalog
    Working in Published Catalogs
      Accessing vApp Templates from a Public Catalog
      Accessing a Media File from a Public Catalog
  Working with Media Files
    Upload Media Files
    Resume the Upload of a Media File
    Copy Media Files to a Catalog
    Move Media Files to Another Catalog
    Delete Media Files
    Modify Media File Properties
  Working with vApp Templates
    Open a vApp Template
    Add a vApp Template to My Cloud
    Download a vApp Template
    Upload an OVF Package as a vApp Template
    Resume the Upload of a vApp Template
    Copy a vApp Template from a Public Catalog to an Organization Catalog
    Copy a vApp Template Between an Organization's Catalogs
    Move a vApp Template Between an Organization's Catalogs
    Delete a vApp Template
    Save a vApp as a vApp Template
    Modify vApp Template Properties
  Working with vApps
    Create a vApp From a vApp Template
    Create a New vApp
      Complete the vApp Profile
      Add Virtual Machines to the vApp
      Configure the Virtual Machines
      Configure Networks
    Import a Virtual Machine as a vApp
    About the vApp Placement Engine
    Copy a vApp
    Start a vApp
    Start a vApp with an Older Version of VMware Tools
    Stop a vApp
    Suspend a vApp
    Discard the Suspended State of a vApp
    Reset a vApp or Virtual Machine
    View vApp Virtual Machines
    Add a Virtual Machine to a vApp
    Import a Virtual Machine to a vApp from vSphere
    Remove Virtual Machines from a vApp
    Set vApp Start and Stop Options
    Working with Networks in a vApp
      View vApp Networks
      Adding Networks to a vApp
        Add a vApp Network to a vApp
        Add an Organization vDC Network to a vApp
      Configuring Network Services for a vApp Network
        Configure DHCP for an vApp Network
        Configure the Firewall for a vApp Network
        Add a Firewall Rule to a vApp Network
        Reorder Firewall Rules for a vApp Network
        Enable IP Masquerading for a vApp Network
        Add a Port Forwarding Rule to a vApp Network
        Add an IP Translation Rule to a vApp Network
        Reorder Port Forwarding Rules for a vApp Network
        Enable Static Routing for a vApp Network
        Add Static Routes to vApp Networks
      Reset Your vApp Network
      Delete a vApp Network
      Modify Network Properties
      Display the IP Allocations for Your vApp Network
      Configure IP Address Persistence
      View Syslog Server Settings for a vApp Network
      Apply Syslog Server Settings to a vApp Network
    Editing vApp Properties
      Modify a vApp Name and Description
      Modify vApp OVF Environment Properties
      Reset vApp Leases
      Share a vApp
    Display a vApp Diagram
    Change the Owner of a vApp
    Upgrade the Virtual Hardware Version for a vApp
    Save vApp as a vApp Template to Your Catalog
    Create a Snapshot of a vApp
    Revert a vApp to a Snapshot
    Remove a Snapshot of a vApp
    Copy a vApp to Another vDC
    Move a vApp to Another vDC
    Delete a vApp
  Working with Virtual Machines
    Open a Virtual Machine Console
    Power On a Virtual Machine
    Power Off a Virtual Machine
    Reset a vApp or Virtual Machine
    Suspend a Virtual Machine
    Resume a Suspended Virtual Machine
    Discard the Suspended State of a Virtual Machine
    Insert a CD/DVD
    Eject a CD/DVD
    Insert a Floppy
    Eject a Floppy
    Upgrade the Virtual Hardware Version for a Virtual Machine
    Connect Remotely to a Virtual Machine
    Create a Snapshot of a Virtual Machine
    Revert a Virtual Machine to a Snapshot
    Remove a Snapshot of a Virtual Machine
    Copy or Move a Virtual Machine to a vApp
    Delete a Virtual Machine
    Editing Virtual Machine Properties
      Modify Virtual Machine General Properties
      Modify Virtual Machine CPUs and Memory
      Modify Virtual Machine OVF Environment Properties
      Configuring Virtual Machine Resource Allocation Settings
        Resource Allocation Shares
        Resource Allocation Reservation
        Resource Allocation Limit
        Configure Virtual Machine Resource Allocation Settings
      Modifying Virtual Machine Hard Disks
        Add a Virtual Machine Hard Disk
        Edit a Virtual Machine Hard Disk
        Delete a Virtual Machine Hard Disk
      Modifying Virtual Machine Network Interfaces
        Edit Network Interface Settings
        Reset a Network Interface MAC Address
        Add a Network Interface
        Remove a Network Interface
    Installing VMware Tools
      Install VMware Tools in a New Virtual Machine with No Guest Operating System
      Installing VMware Tools in a vApp
      Install VMware Tools in a Virtual Machine in a vApp
        Disable Guest Customization
        Start the vApp
        Install VMware Tools
        Stop the vApp
        Enable Guest Customization
        Start the vApp
      Install VMware Tools in a vApp Template
        Save the vApp Template as a vApp
        Disable Guest Customization
        Install VMware Tools
        Enable Guest Customization
        Add vApp to Catalog
      Install VMware Tools With Guest Customization Disabled
        Save the vApp Template as a vApp
        Install or Upgrade VMware Tools
        Enable Guest Customization
        Add vApp to Catalog
      Upgrade VMware Tools
        Install a New Version of VMware Tools
        Enable Guest Customization
        Start the vApp
      Install VMware Tools on a Windows Guest
      Install VMware Tools on a Linux Guest in X with the RPM Installer
      Install VMware Tools on a Linux Guest with the Tar Installer or RPM Installer
      Install VMware Tools on a Solaris Guest
    Guest Operating Systems
      Install a Guest Operating System
      Customizing Your Guest Operating System
        Understanding Guest Customization
        Customizing a Guest OS When Saving a vApp Template as a vApp
        Enable or Disable Guest Customization
        Change Guest Customization Settings for Virtual Machines in a vApp Template
        Power on and Force Recustomization of a Virtual Machine
        Customize Your Windows NT vApp Template
        Customize Your Solaris vApp Template
        Upload a Customization Script
        Reset Your Virtual Machine's Password
        Domain Join Requirements for Windows
        Join a Windows Guest Domain During Guest Operating System Personalization
      Guest Operating System Support
vCloud API Programming Guide
  About the VMware vCloud API
    Object Taxonomy
    Objects, References, and Representations
    Links and Link Relations
    Client Workflow Overview
      vCloud API REST Requests
      vCloud API REST Responses
    Using the vCloud API with vCloud Director
      REST Client Programs
      About the Schema Reference
    About the vCloud API Examples
  Hello vCloud: A Simplified RESTful Workflow
    Logging In
    Find a Catalog and a vDC
    Retrieve the Contents of a Catalog
    Retrieve a Catalog Item
    Retrieve Deployment Information From the vDC
    Deploy the vApp
    Get Information About a vApp
    Displaying the Virtual Machine Console
    Delete the vApp
    Log Out
  Exploring a Cloud
    Summary of vCloud API Browsing Requests
    Retrieve the Login URL and List of Supported API Versions
    Create a Login Session Using the Integrated Identity Provider
      Create a Login Session Using a SAML Identity Provider
    Retrieve a List of Organizations Accessible to You
    Retrieve an Administrative View of a Cloud
    Retrieve a List of vSphere Platform Operations and Objects for a Cloud
  Provisioning an Organization
    Summary of vCloud API Provisioning Requests
    Upload an OVF Package to Create a vApp Template
      Initiating the OVF Upload
      Uploading the OVF Descriptor
      Retrieving the Upload URLs
      Uploading Referenced Files
        Monitoring the Progress of an Upload
        Using Ranged PUT requests to Complete a Partial Upload
    Download a vApp Template as OVF
      Enable the vApp Template for Download
      Download the OVF Descriptor
      Download a Referenced File
    Upload a Media Image
    Copying and Moving with the vCloud API
    Capturing and Importing vApps
    Cataloging vApp Templates and Media Images
      Add an Item to a Catalog
      Remove an Item from a Catalog
    Creating and Using Independent Disks
      Create or Update an Independent Disk
      Remove an Independent Disk
    View or Change the Owner of an Object
  Deploying and Operating vApps
    Summary of vCloud API vApp and Virtual Machine Operations Requests
    Create a vApp From a Template
    Compose a vApp From Existing Virtual Machines
    Recompose a vApp to Add or Remove Virtual Machines
    Provide User Input Requested by a Virtual Machine
    Attach or Detach an Independent Disk
    Creating and Using vApp Snapshots
    Operate a vApp
    Configuring vApps and Virtual Machines
      Retrieve the Configuration Links for a vApp
        Summary of vApp Reconfiguration Requests
      Retrieve the Configuration Links for a Virtual Machine
        Summary of Vm Reconfiguration Requests
        vCloud API Custom Attributes
      Update Multiple Sections of a Virtual Machine
      Retrieve or Update a Modifiable Section
      Update a vApp Network Configuration
        Network Services in vApp Networks
      Update the NetworkConnectionSection of a Virtual Machine
      Retrieve or Modify the CPU Configuration of a Virtual Machine
      Retrieve or Modify the GuestCustomizationSection of a Virtual Machine
      Retrieve or Modify ProductSection Elements
      Retrieve or Modify Groups of Related Sections in a Virtual Machine
      Retrieve or Modify the Hard Disk Configuration of a Virtual Machine
      Update the Storage Profile for a Virtual Machine
  Creating and Managing Organizations
    Summary of Administrative Requests
    Administrator Credentials and Privileges
    Organization Administration
      Create an Organization
      Retrieve or Update Organization Settings
      Enable, Disable, or Remove an Organization
    vDC Administration
      Add a vDC to an Organization
      Update Organization vDC Storage Profiles
      Enable, Disable, or Remove a vDC
    Network Administration
      About vCloud Director Networks
      Create an Edge Gateway
        Configure Edge Gateway Services
        Firewall Service Configurations
        NAT Service Configurations
        Static Routing Service Configurations
        Load Balancer Service Configurations
        IPsec VPN Service Configurations
        Gateway DHCP Service Configurations
      Create an Organization vDC Network
        Create an Organization vDC Network With a Direct Connection
        Create an Organization vDC Network With a Routed Connection
        Create an Isolated Organization vDC Network
      Synchronize Syslog Server Settings for an Edge Gateway or vApp Network
    Catalog Administration
      Add a Catalog to an Organization
      Publish a Catalog
    User and Group Administration
      Create a User
      Import a User from an LDAP Database
      Import a Group from an LDAP Database
      Import a User or Group from a SAML Identity Provider
    Working With Roles and Rights
      Predefined Roles and Their Rights
      Create a Role
    Controlling Access to vApps and Catalogs
  Managing and Monitoring a Cloud
    Summary of vSphere Platform Extension Requests
    Retrieve or Update System Settings
    Attach a vCenter Server
    Finding Available vCenter Resources
      Retrieve a List of Resource Pools from a vCenter Server
      Retrieve a List of Available Portgroups and Switches from a vCenter Server
      Retrieve a List of External Networks and Network Pools
      Retrieve a List of Virtual Machines from a vCenter Server
      Retrieve a List of Storage Profiles from a vCenter Server
    Create a Provider vDC
      Retrieve a Provider vDC Resource Pool Set
      Update Provider vDC Resource Pools
      Update Provider vDC Storage Profiles
      Merge Provider vDCs
    Create an External Network
    Create a Network Pool
      Create a VLAN-Backed Network Pool
      Create an Isolation-Backed Network Pool
      Create a Portgroup-Backed Network Pool
    Import a Virtual Machine from vCenter
      Import a Virtual Machine as a vApp
      Import a Virtual Machine as a vApp Template
    Relocate a Virtual Machine to a Different Datastore
    Truststore and Keytab Maintenance
    Retrieve the vSphere URL of an Object
      Mapping a vCloud Director Object to a vSphere Object
  Working With Object Metadata
    Retrieve or Update a Metadata Element
    Retrieve or Update a Metadata Value
  Using the Query Service
    Typed Queries
    Packaged Queries
    Query Parameters
    Add a Metadata Filter to a Query
  Configuring and Using Blocking Tasks and Notifications
    Configure Notifications and AMQP Settings
      Test AMQP Settings
      Notification Message Format
    Retrieve or Update Blocking Task Settings
      Task Operations
    Monitor Blocking Tasks
    Take Action on a Blocking Task
    Extend The Timeout Expiration of an Active Task
  vCloud Director Extension Services
    Summary of vCloud API Extensibility Requests
    Register an Extension Service
    Adding or Removing Service Links
      Add a Service Link
      Delete a Service Link
    Service-Specific Tasks and Events
      Create or Update a Service-Specific Task
      Create a Service-Specific Event
    Authorization Framework for Extension Service Operations
      Create an Extension Service Resource Class
      Define an Action for a Resource Class
      Define an ACL Rule for a Resource Class Action
      Create a Service-Specific Right
    Localization Framework for Extension Services
    REST APIs for Extension Services
      Create an API Filter for an Extension Service
      Create or Update an Extension Service API Definition
  XML Representations in the vCloud API
    XML Namespace Identifiers
    Common vCloud API Attributes
    Retrieve an Object as an Entity
  About the VMware vCloud API
    Object Taxonomy
    Objects, References, and Representations
    Links and Link Relations
    Client Workflow Overview
      vCloud API REST Requests
      vCloud API REST Responses
    Using the vCloud API with vCloud Director
      REST Client Programs
      About the Schema Reference
    About the vCloud API Examples
  Hello vCloud: A Simplified RESTful Workflow
    Logging In
    Find a Catalog and a vDC
    Retrieve the Contents of a Catalog
    Retrieve a Catalog Item
    Retrieve Deployment Information From the vDC
    Deploy the vApp
    Get Information About a vApp
    Displaying the Virtual Machine Console
    Delete the vApp
    Log Out
  Exploring a Cloud
    Summary of vCloud API Browsing Requests
    Retrieve the Login URL and List of Supported API Versions
    Create a Login Session Using the Integrated Identity Provider
      Create a Login Session Using a SAML Identity Provider
    Retrieve a List of Organizations Accessible to You
    Retrieve an Administrative View of a Cloud
    Retrieve a List of vSphere Platform Operations and Objects for a Cloud
  Provisioning an Organization
    Summary of vCloud API Provisioning Requests
    Upload an OVF Package to Create a vApp Template
      Initiating the OVF Upload
      Uploading the OVF Descriptor
      Retrieving the Upload URLs
      Uploading Referenced Files
        Monitoring the Progress of an Upload
        Using Ranged PUT requests to Complete a Partial Upload
    Download a vApp Template as OVF
      Enable the vApp Template for Download
      Download the OVF Descriptor
      Download a Referenced File
    Upload a Media Image
    Copying and Moving with the vCloud API
    Capturing and Importing vApps
    Cataloging vApp Templates and Media Images
      Add an Item to a Catalog
      Remove an Item from a Catalog
    Creating and Using Independent Disks
      Create or Update an Independent Disk
      Remove an Independent Disk
    View or Change the Owner of an Object
  Deploying and Operating vApps
    Summary of vCloud API vApp and Virtual Machine Operations Requests
    Create a vApp From a Template
    Compose a vApp From Existing Virtual Machines
    Recompose a vApp to Add or Remove Virtual Machines
    Provide User Input Requested by a Virtual Machine
    Attach or Detach an Independent Disk
    Creating and Using vApp Snapshots
    Operate a vApp
    Configuring vApps and Virtual Machines
      Retrieve the Configuration Links for a vApp
        Summary of vApp Reconfiguration Requests
      Retrieve the Configuration Links for a Virtual Machine
        Summary of Vm Reconfiguration Requests
        vCloud API Custom Attributes
      Update Multiple Sections of a Virtual Machine
      Retrieve or Update a Modifiable Section
      Update a vApp Network Configuration
        Network Services in vApp Networks
      Update the NetworkConnectionSection of a Virtual Machine
      Retrieve or Modify the CPU Configuration of a Virtual Machine
      Retrieve or Modify the GuestCustomizationSection of a Virtual Machine
      Retrieve or Modify ProductSection Elements
      Retrieve or Modify Groups of Related Sections in a Virtual Machine
      Retrieve or Modify the Hard Disk Configuration of a Virtual Machine
      Update the Storage Profile for a Virtual Machine
  Creating and Managing Organizations
    Summary of Administrative Requests
    Administrator Credentials and Privileges
    Organization Administration
      Create an Organization
      Retrieve or Update Organization Settings
      Enable, Disable, or Remove an Organization
    vDC Administration
      Add a vDC to an Organization
      Update Organization vDC Storage Profiles
      Enable, Disable, or Remove a vDC
    Network Administration
      About vCloud Director Networks
      Create an Edge Gateway
        Configure Edge Gateway Services
        Firewall Service Configurations
        NAT Service Configurations
        Static Routing Service Configurations
        Load Balancer Service Configurations
        IPsec VPN Service Configurations
        Gateway DHCP Service Configurations
      Create an Organization vDC Network
        Create an Organization vDC Network With a Direct Connection
        Create an Organization vDC Network With a Routed Connection
        Create an Isolated Organization vDC Network
      Synchronize Syslog Server Settings for an Edge Gateway or vApp Network
    Catalog Administration
      Add a Catalog to an Organization
      Publish a Catalog
    User and Group Administration
      Create a User
      Import a User from an LDAP Database
      Import a Group from an LDAP Database
      Import a User or Group from a SAML Identity Provider
    Working With Roles and Rights
      Predefined Roles and Their Rights
      Create a Role
    Controlling Access to vApps and Catalogs
  Managing and Monitoring a Cloud
    Summary of vSphere Platform Extension Requests
    Retrieve or Update System Settings
    Attach a vCenter Server
    Finding Available vCenter Resources
      Retrieve a List of Resource Pools from a vCenter Server
      Retrieve a List of Available Portgroups and Switches from a vCenter Server
      Retrieve a List of External Networks and Network Pools
      Retrieve a List of Virtual Machines from a vCenter Server
      Retrieve a List of Storage Profiles from a vCenter Server
    Create a Provider vDC
      Retrieve a Provider vDC Resource Pool Set
      Update Provider vDC Resource Pools
      Update Provider vDC Storage Profiles
      Merge Provider vDCs
    Create an External Network
    Create a Network Pool
      Create a VLAN-Backed Network Pool
      Create an Isolation-Backed Network Pool
      Create a Portgroup-Backed Network Pool
    Import a Virtual Machine from vCenter
      Import a Virtual Machine as a vApp
      Import a Virtual Machine as a vApp Template
    Relocate a Virtual Machine to a Different Datastore
    Truststore and Keytab Maintenance
    Retrieve the vSphere URL of an Object
      Mapping a vCloud Director Object to a vSphere Object
  Working With Object Metadata
    Retrieve or Update a Metadata Element
    Retrieve or Update a Metadata Value
  Using the Query Service
    Typed Queries
    Packaged Queries
    Query Parameters
    Add a Metadata Filter to a Query
  Configuring and Using Blocking Tasks and Notifications
    Configure Notifications and AMQP Settings
      Test AMQP Settings
      Notification Message Format
    Retrieve or Update Blocking Task Settings
      Task Operations
    Monitor Blocking Tasks
    Take Action on a Blocking Task
    Extend The Timeout Expiration of an Active Task
  vCloud Director Extension Services
    Summary of vCloud API Extensibility Requests
    Register an Extension Service
    Adding or Removing Service Links
      Add a Service Link
      Delete a Service Link
    Service-Specific Tasks and Events
      Create or Update a Service-Specific Task
      Create a Service-Specific Event
    Authorization Framework for Extension Service Operations
      Create an Extension Service Resource Class
      Define an Action for a Resource Class
      Define an ACL Rule for a Resource Class Action
      Create a Service-Specific Right
    Localization Framework for Extension Services
    REST APIs for Extension Services
      Create an API Filter for an Extension Service
      Create or Update an Extension Service API Definition
  XML Representations in the vCloud API
    XML Namespace Identifiers
    Common vCloud API Attributes
    Retrieve an Object as an Entity
vCloud API Schema Reference
  vCloud Director REST API Reference Documentation
  vCloud Director REST API Reference Documentation
PDF and eBook Product Documentation
  PDF and eBook Product Documentation
  PDF and eBook Product Documentation
VMware Technical Publications Glossary
  VMware Technical Publications Glossary
  VMware Technical Publications Glossary