A module describes a set of plug-in objects to make available to Orchestrator.

The module contains information about how data from the plugged-in technology maps to Java classes, versioning, how to deploy the module, and how the plug-in appears in the Orchestrator inventory.

The <module> element is optional. The <module> element has the following attributes:

Attributes Value Description
name String Defines the type of all the <finder> elements in the plug-in. Mandatory attribute.
version Number The plug-in version number, for use when reloading packages in a new version of the plug-in. Mandatory attribute.
build-number Number The plug-in build number, for use when reloading packages in a new version of the plug-in. Mandatory attribute.
image Image file The icon to display in the Orchestrator Inventory. Mandatory attribute.
display-name String The name that appears in the Orchestrator Inventory. Optional attribute.
interface-mapping-allowed true or false VMware strongly discourages interface mapping. Optional attribute.
Table 1. Element Hierarchy
Parent Element Child Elements
None
  • <description>
  • <installation>
  • <configuration>
  • <finder-datasources>
  • <inventory>
  • <finders>
  • <scripting-objects>
  • <enumerations>