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CoreOS 1010

Full Support for CoreOS 1010 has been introduced for these products:

  • ESXi 5.5, ESXi 5.5 Update 1 , ESXi 5.5 Update 2, ESXi 5.5 Update 3, ESXi 6.0, ESXi 6.0 Update 1 and ESXi 6.0 Update 2.
  • Installation guidance on vSphere can be found at KB2109161.

For more information about software and hardware support, please check the VMware Compatibility Guide

Ubuntu 16.04

Support for Ubuntu 16.04 has been introduced for these products:

  • ESXi 5.5, ESXi 5.5 Update 1, ESXi 5.5 Update 2 and ESXi 5.5 Update 3
  • ESXi 6.0, ESXi 6.0 Update 1 and ESXi 6.0 Update 2

For more information about software and hardware support, please check the VMware Compatibility Guide

CoreOS 899

Full Support for CoreOS 899 has been introduced for these products:

  • ESXi 5.5, ESXi 5.5 Update 1 , ESXi 5.5 Update 2, ESXi 5.5 Update 3, ESXi 6.0, ESXi 6.0 Update 1 and ESXi 6.0 Update 2.
  • Installation guidance on vSphere can be found at KB2109161.

For more information about software and hardware support, please check the VMware Compatibility Guide

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server and Desktop 12 Service Pack 1

Support for SUSE Linux Enterprise Server and Desktop 12 Service Pack 1 has been introduced for these products:

  • ESXi 5.1 Update 3
  • ESXi 5.5, ESXi 5.5 Update 1, ESXi 5.5 Update 2 and ESXi 5.5 Update 3
  • ESXi 6.0 and ESXi 6.0 Update 1

For more information about software and hardware support, please check the VMware Compatibility Guide

CoreOS 835

Full Support for CoreOS 835 has been introduced for these products:

  • ESXi 5.5, ESXi 5.5 Update 1 , ESXi 5.5 Update 2 and ESXi 6.0.
  • Installation guidance on vSphere can be found at KB2109161.

For more information about software and hardware support, please check the VMware Compatibility Guide

NeoKylin Linux Advanced Server 6.x

Full Support for NeoKylin Linux Advanced Server 6.x has been introduced for these products:

      • ESXi 6.0 and ESXi 6.0 Update 1
      • VMware announced Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) solutions for enterprise Linux desktops. NeoKylin is one of them. To read more please check out the Horizon 6 for Linux here.

For more information about software and hardware support, please check the VMware Compatibility Guide

Solaris 11.3

Support for Solaris 11.3 has been introduced for product:

  • ESXi 5.5 Update 3 and ESXi 6.0 Update 1

For more information about software and hardware support, please check the VMware Compatibility Guide

Ubuntu 15.10

Support for Ubuntu 15.10 has been introduced for these products:

  • ESXi 6.0 and ESXi 6.0 Update 1

For more information about software and hardware support, please check the VMware Compatibility Guide

OS X 10.11.0

Support for OS X 10.11.0 has been introduced for product:

  • ESXi 6.0 and ESXi 6.0 Update 1.

For more information about software and hardware support, please check the VMware Compatibility Guide

Windows Server 2016

Tech Preview Support for Windows Server 2016 has been introduced for these products:

  • ESXi 5.5, ESXi 5.5 Update 1, ESXi 5.5 Update 2, ESXi 5.5 Update 3, ESXi 6.0 and ESXi 6.0 Update 1

For more information about software and hardware support, please check the VMware Compatibility Guide