vCloud Director supports a wide variety of 32-bit and 64-bit operating systems in its virtual machine templates and virtual machines. VMware recommends that you use version 10, but you can import version 4, 7, 8, and 9 virtual machines.

The following Microsoft Windows guest operating systems are supported. Unless stated otherwise, all OS variants and 32-bit/64-bit editions are supported. Unless specified, all SP, minor or maintenance versions are supported.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012 64-bit

Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 64-bit

Microsoft Windows 8

Microsoft Windows 7

Microsoft Windows Server 2008

Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 64-bit

Microsoft Windows Server 2003

Microsoft Windows Small Business Sever 32-bit

Microsoft Windows Vista

Microsoft Windows XP Professional

The following UNIX and Linux guest operating systems are supported. Unless stated otherwise, all OS variants and 32-bit/64-bit editions are supported. Unless specified, all SP, minor or maintenance versions are supported.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4

SUSE Enterprise Linux 12

SUSE Enterprise Linux 11

SUSE Enterprise Linux 10

Oracle Linux 7

Oracle Linux 6

Oracle Linux 5

Oracle Linux 4

CentOS

Ubuntu Linux

Other 3.x Linux

Other 2.6.x Linux

Other 2.4.x Linux

Other Linux