You can install the vSphere Bitfusion client on Ubuntu.
- Download the vSphere Bitfusion client for your Linux distribution from the VMware website at https://packages.vmware.com/bitfusion/ubuntu/.
- Update the package by running the apt-get update command.
sudo apt-get update
- Install the package by running the
sudo apt-get install -y ./bitfusion_client_versioncommand, where bitfusion_client_version is the filename of the vSphere Bitfusion client.For example,
sudo apt-get install -y ./bitfusion-client-ubuntu2004_2.5.0-10_amd64.deb.
- Verify the version of the vSphere Bitfusion client.
bitfusion version Bitfusion version 2.5.0
What to do next
Enable the vSphere Bitfusion client on the client virtual machine (VM). See Enable the vSphere Bitfusion Client. If the client is not installed on a VM that is a part of the same vCenter Server instance as the servers, see Generate a Client Authentication Token.