vSphere Management SDK Overview
The vSphere Management SDK is a collection of software development kits for the vSphere management programming environment.
The vSphere Management SDK contains the following vSphere SDKs.
|vSphere Web Services SDK
||Supports the vSphere API which provides access to vSphere Server Web services.
|vCenter Single Sign On SDK
||Supports the use of SAML tokens for client participation
in single sign-on sessions with a vCenter Server.
|vSphere vCenter Storage Monitoring Service (SMS) SDK
||Supports the SMS API which provides access to the vCenter Storage Monitoring Web service.
|VMware Storage Policy SDK
||Supports the Storage Policy API which provides access to storage capabilities and profiles.
|vSphere ESX Agent Manager (EAM) SDK
||Supports the EAM API which provides access to vSphere management components.
When you extract the contents of the
distribution kit, you create the following sub-directories for the individual SDKs: