vCenter Single Sign-On Programming Guide describes how to use the VMware® vCenter Single Sign On API.
VMware provides different APIs and SDKs for different applications and goals. The vCenter Single Sign On SDK supports the development of vCenter clients that use SAML token authentication for access to vSphere environments.
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Revision History
This book is revised with each release of the product or when necessary. A revised version can contain minor or major changes. Revision History summarizes the significant changes in each version of this book.
vCenter Single Sign On SDK V1.0 documentation update – changed SOAP envelope description to identify SSL/TLS (Transport Layer Security) correctly.
Intended Audience
This book is intended for anyone who needs to develop applications using the vCenter Single Sign On SDK. Developers typically create vCenter Single Sign On client applications using Java to access the vCenter Single Sign On Server. An understanding of Web Services technology and some programming background in one of the stub languages (Java) is required..
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