Welcome to the VMware vCloud Director for Service Providers (formerly VMware vCloud Director) documentation.

You can access the documentation in HTML format by using the table of contents on the left side of the page.

All our documentation also comes in PDF format, which you can access by selecting the PDF download icon while reading a page or viewing a search result.

APIs and SDKs

vCloud Director for Service Providers API and SDK documentation is available on VMware {code}.

Learn More About vCloud Director

vCloud Director Extensions and Tools

Kubernetes service
Container Service Extension (CSE) is a separate product offering from VMware that works alongside vCloud Director. By using CSE, as a service provider, you can offer a Kubernetes service to your tenants enabling them to deploy fully functional Kubernetes clusters in a self-service and multi-tenant safe fashion. CSE extends the vCloud Director API and UI for Kubernetes cluster lifecycle management. The vCloud Director system administrator can install and operate CSE. To download CSE or learn more, visit https://vmware.github.io/container-service-extension.
pyvcloud
pyvcloud is an open source Python SDK for vCloud Director. For more information, visit http://vmware.github.io/pyvcloud/.
vcd-cli
vcd-cli is a command line interface for vCloud Director. For more information, visit https://vmware.github.io/vcd-cli/.
vCloud Director Terraform provider
For information, visit https://www.terraform.io/docs/providers/vcd/index.html.
vRealize Operations Manager Extension for vCloud Director
For information, visit https://marketplace.vmware.com/vsx/solutions/management-pack-for-vcloud-director.
vRealize Orchestrator Plug-in for vCloud Director
You can use the vRealize Orchestrator plug-in to run workflows that automate vCloud Director processes. For more information, see the Using the vRealize Orchestrator Plug-in for vCloud Director documentation.