VMware Product Name Changes

Today VMware updated their website to reflect the new product names announced at VMworld 2008.  I’ve gone ahead and created a little table you can use to make the transition/translation simpler:

VMware Product Name Changes

Old Name

New Name

VMware Virtual Center

VMware vCenter Server

VMware Lifecycle Manager

VMware vCenter Lifecycle Manager

VMware Converter

VMware vCenter Converter

VMware vCenter Converter Standalone

VMware Lab Manager

VMware vCenter Lab Manager

VMware Stage Manager

VMware vCenter Stage Manager

VMware Update Manager

VMware vCenter Update Manager

VMware Site Recovery Manager

VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager

Virtual Center Foundation

vCenter Server Foundation


VMware vStorage VMFS

VMware Virtual Desktop Infrastructure

VMware View

VMware Desktop Manager

VMware View Manager

VMware Administrator Interface

VMware View Administrator

VDM Agent

VMware View Manager Agent

VDM Web Access

VMware View Portal

VDM Client for Windows

VMware View Client for Windows

VDM Client for Linux

VMware View Client for Linux

First notified of this by VM/ETC