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Release of Update 1 for ESXi 4.1 & vCenter 4.1

Just noticed that Update 1 for ESXi 4.1 and vCenter 4.1 has been released by VMware, Thanks to VMware Update Manager !!

What’s new in Update 1 for ESXi 4.1 ?

  • Enablement of Trusted Execution Technology (TXT) — ESXi 4.1 Update 1 can be configured to boot with Intel Trusted Execution Technology (TXT).
  • Improvement in scalability — ESXi 4.1 Update 1 supports up to 160 logical processors.
  • Support for additional guest operating systems — ESXi 4.1 Update 1 provides support for
    • RHEL 6
    • RHEL 5.6
    • SLES 11 SP1 for VMware
    • Ubuntu 10.10,Solaris 10 Update 9
  • Inclusion of additional drivers — ESXi 4.1 Update 1 includes the 3ware SCSI 2.26.08.036vm40 and Neterion vxge

And a whole lot of resolved issues and bug fixes. Complete details can be found here

What’s new in Update 1 for vCenter 4.1 ?

  • Additional Guest Operating System Customization Support:
    • Windows 7 SP1 (x32 and x64)
    • Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 (x32 and x64)
    • RHEL 6.0 (x32 and x64)
    • RHEL5.5 (x32 and x64)
  • Additional vCenter Server Database Support:
    • Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2
    • Microsoft SQL Server 2005 SP3
    • Oracle 11g Standard/Enterprise Release 2, 11.2.0.1.0 or later,  (x32 and x64)
    • IBM DB2 9.7.2 Express C (x32 and x64)
    • IBM DB2 9.7.2 Enterprise (x32 and x64)

And a whole lot of resolved issues and bug fixes. Complete details can be found here

New Build numbers for the products would be –

  • ESXi 4.1 Update 1 Installable | 10 February 2011 | 348481
  • ESXi 4.1 Update 1 Embedded | 10 February 2011 | 348481
  • VMware Tools | 10 February 2011 | Build 348481
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  1. Biswal
    May 3, 2011 at 3:01 pm

    Good Blog to know more in Virtualization

  1. February 11, 2011 at 10:34 am

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