New Flings Newsletter!

By customer request, we have created a quarterly Flings newsletter! If you don’t have time to go to the Flings site to see what’s new or updated, the Flings newsletter will provide that information for you. If you’d like to subscribe to the newsletter, you can check the Newsletter box in your Profile on the Flings site.

Below is the first issue:




Welcome to the Flings newsletter! Flings are apps and tools built by our engineers and community that are intended to be explored. In this quarterly newsletter, learn about new, updated, and productized Flings.

New Flings

Workspace ONE UEM Profile Migration Utility
This Fling aides in moving Profiles between Workspace ONE UEM Consoles.
This can be very helpful to programmatically migrate complex Profiles
from UAT to PROD environments.

SDDC Certificate Tool
The SDDC Certificate Tool automates this workflow and makes it easy to keep certificates across your SDDC up to date. It will replace all certificates in the supported products and reestablish trust between the components.

Horizon Helpdesk Utility
The Horizon Helpdesk Utility is designed to be a tool used by real help desk agents. The Horizon Helpdesk Utility takes all of the functionality of the current HTML5 based Helpdesk in VMware Horizon and adds true desktop integration features.

DRS Dump Insight H5 Plugin
The DRS Dump Insight H5 Plugin helps answer simple questions like “Can I get all the recommendations made by DRS?” and “Why did DRS make a certain recommendation?”.

Horizon Session Recording
This Fling allows administrators of a VMware Horizon environment record their users activity in their Blast Extreme virtual desktop and application sessions.

Workspace ONE UEM Samsung

This Fling is designed to add to the existing abilities of AirWatch’s Samsung E-FOTA implementation. These new abilities include scheduling a firmware/OS update in a targeted window.

Updated Flings

vRealize Operations REST
Notifications Helper

Version 1.1.2

· Changed the line endings in text files from Win to Unix.

HCI Bench

· Enhanced write/read buffer/cache methodology

· Fixed network ip-prefix selection issue

· Fixed 95% percentile calculation issue

ESXi Compatibility Checker
Version 1.0 – Build 10066133

· Bug fixes

DoD Security Technical
Implementation Guide(STIG) ESXi VIB

Version 1.1.0 – 6.5-7

· Updated 6.5 STIG VIB to resolve issue with it not being applicable to 6.7 in VUM.

· Also updated package to replace 6.0 version and root disabled or root enabled for the same version if you are switching between them.

vSphere HTML5 Web Client
Version 3.42 – Build 1032111

· New features

· Improvements

· Bug fixes

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Thank you!

Dana Nourie
Flings Program Manager
Office of the CTO, VMware


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