Download the .iso installer for vCenter Server for Windows and the associated vCenter Server components and support tools.

Before you begin

Create a My VMware account at https://my.vmware.com/web/vmware/.

Procedure

  1. Download the vCenter Server installer from the VMware Web site at https://my.vmware.com/web/vmware/downloads.

    vCenter Server is part of VMware vCloud Suite and VMware vSphere, listed under Datacenter & Cloud Infrastructure.

  2. Confirm that the md5sum is correct.

    See the VMware Web site topic Using MD5 Checksums at http://www.vmware.com/download/md5.html.

  3. Mount the ISO image to the Windows virtual machine or physical server on which you want to install vCenter Server for Windows.