vCenter 5.1 GA and ESXi 5.1 Update 3 Host

Our enviroment has a vCenter 5.1 GA server that manage a number of host running ESXI 5.1 Update 3. This is working but is it supported. I know vCEnter always have to be running at the same version or greater of the host it manages but does this include patch levels
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
Yes, it is supported see the

VMware Product Interoperability Matrixes

As long as the version is the same you are okay, e.g. 5.1!

So 5.1 GA can manage 5.1 U3.

vCenter5.1GA
But as a matter of good practice, we always ensure, that vCenter Server, is a higher build than our hosts, if possible.

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compdigit44Author Commented:
Perfect advice as always!!!!
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