Workbench IS is an integrated suite of tools for developers designing solutions for the software defined data center.
Delivered as plugins to the popular Eclipse IDE, Workbench IS makes it easy to build cloud infrastructure applications for vCloud Suite.
You can learn more about Workbench on the Developer Center Web site:
• Integration with the vSphere Management SDK
• Integration with the vCloud SDK for Java
• Remote System Explorer (RSE) extensions that allow you to list and manageVMs on ESXi and vCenter instances
• Log Browser – a powerful diagnostic tool for viewing, searching and correlating vSphere and vCenter log files
To get started, download the update site archive file from Developer Center and install into a JDT enabled version of Eclipse.