Best VMware References

Last Updated: 3/29/2019


Free VMware Tutorials and Training

Free step by step VMware Product Walkthrough

Free labs and training on VMware Products

Free Video Training on VMware products

Guides on vSphere Upgrades, Security, and more


Compatibility and Planning Tools

Hardware compatibility checker

VMware Product Compatibility, Upgrade Path, and Database Interoperability checker

vSphere 6.7 Upgrade and Migration Tool

vROPS Sizing Tool



Support and Troubleshooting

Community forums to ask and find answers

KB articles for all VMware Products and versions

Default Username and passwords

Another source for default username and passwords

VMware Support Numbers

Default Log Locations

VMware Security Advisory

VMware Official Hardening Guides



VMware Applications, Tools, and Downloads

VMware Apps built by VMware Engineers

Adapters, Management Packs, and more

Code and Dashboards Downloads

Offical VMware Software Download Page



VMware Community Groups

vMUG – VMware User Groups: Great place to network with VMware employees and VMware Users