Service offerings enable you to offer products and platforms as services in a virtual datacenter.

The following platforms and products are supported.

VMware vFabric Data Director version 2.7

Cloud Foundry platform version 1.0

To enable service offering integration, see Using the vCloud API to Enable and Configure vCloud Director Service Offering Integration.

Register and extension to offer vFabric Data Director or Cloud Foundry services in vCloud Director.

You can view an extension's type and associated service offerings and modify an extension's properties, such as name, namespace, user name, and password.

You can associate extension services with organization virtual datacenters to make those services available to virtual machines on the virtual datacenter.

You can dissociate a service offering from an organization virtual datacenter to remove access to the service from virtual machines on the organization virtual datacenter.

You can unregister an extension to remove access to its services from vCloud Director

Create a service instance that can be used by virtual machines on the organization virtual datacenter.

You can change a service instance's properties, such as its name, description, and parameters.

You can add any service instance on an organization virtual datacenter to a virtual machine on the organization virtual datacenter.

You can delete a service instance from an organizational virtual datacenter.