vsphere CPI can be used with VMware vSphere.
An environment running one of the following supported releases:
The following table maps BOSH concepts to their vSphere-native equivalents.
|Networking (Port Group)
|Virtual Hard Disk
|CD-ROM Virtual Device ISO
The following sections describe some specific BOSH features supported by the CPI.
The CPI supports multiple NICs being attached to a single VM.
|Multiple networks per instance
vSphere supports disk encryption and customer-managed keys when managed through policy configuration within the vCenter 6.5+ (learn more). For this functionality, encryption occurs at the hypervisor level which is transparent to the VM. Once enabled within vCenter, no additional configuration is required for the CPI.
|Native Disk Resize