Release: VMware Lab Manager 3.0

Almost silently VMware just released the third major release of its virtual lab automation solution: Lab Manager.

The new version (build 2056) offers some interesting features like:

  • Full integration with VirtualCenter (LabManager can handle DRS, VMotion and HA / VirtualCenter can deploy LabManager agents)
  • Availability of new user groups (Organizations) to share resources
  • Availability of custom user roles
  • Capability to move virtual machines between datastores
  • Support for OpenLDAP
  • Support for virtual machines with multiple virtual NICs attached to multiple physical/virtual networks


Lab Manager 3.0 already supports and integrates with the new VMware Infrastructure 3.5 Update 2.

Download a trial here.

The Virtualization Industry Roadmap has been updated accordingly.