The Hybrid Cloud Manager Installation and Administration Guide describes how to install or update VMware® vCloud Air® Hybrid Cloud Manager.

You complete the following tasks from the vSphere® Web Client:

Deploy the Hybrid Cloud Manager service virtual appliance, and configure software-defined WAN components.

Extend on-premises VLAN and VXLAN networks from your data center to vCloud Air.

Migrate workloads to the cloud and back.

This document is for system administrators familiar with VMware vSphere virtualization and virtual networking concepts.

In addition to this document, see the following documentation:

VMware vCloud Air Hybrid Cloud Manager Release Notes.

VMware vSphere Documentation 5.5u3 | 6.0u2.

vCloud Air Advanced Networking Guide, including Direct Connect for vCloud Air.

vCloud Air Advanced Networking Services Guide.

VMware Technical Publications provides a glossary of terms that might be unfamiliar to you. For definitions of terms as they are used in VMware technical documentation, go to