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List of diagnostic tools in vSphere 5.5

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It is said that there is an improved list of diagnostic tools in vSphere 5.5. I have not found a complete list describing these. Anyone here know which these are?
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2) earned 500 total points
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vSphere 5.5 is a much more stable product, but as for "improved list of diagnostic tools", they are much the same as 5.1.

What is the comparison against ESXi 5.1 or ESX 1.0 ?

I would be grateful for any link you have.

Collecting diagnostic information for VMware vCenter Server

there is the vCenter™ Support Assistant which is new-ish.

http://www.vmware.com/uk/products/vcenter-support-assistant/overview.html

(it's also FREE!)
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So this vCenter™ Support Assistant is only available for 5.5 ?
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It works with vSphere 5.1 and vSphere 5.5., and now includes support for 5.5.
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