esx hcl hosts compatibility report: server hcl info

This server_hcl_info structure contains fields that describe the server of a ESXi host and its compatibility information.

Representation:

{
    "server"{
        "model_name""string",
        "bios"{
            "vendor""string",
            "version""string"
        },
        "vendor""string",
        "cpu_features""string",
        "cpu_series""string"
    },
    "model_compatibility""COMPATIBLE",
    "matches"[
        {
            "bios_constraints"[
                {
                    "notes"[
                        {
                            "args"[
                                "string",
                                "string"
                            ],
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                            "localized""string",
                            "id""string",
                            "params"{
                                "<string>"{
                                    "dt""2015-01-01T22:13:05.651Z",
                                    "s""string",
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                                    "format""SHORT_DATE",
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                                                "dt""2015-01-01T22:13:05.651Z",
                                                "s""string",
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                                                "format""SHORT_DATE",
                                                "i"1,
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                                                    "id""string",
                                                    "params"{}
                                                }
                                            }
                                        }
                                    }
                                }
                            }
                        },
                        {
                            "args"[
                                "string",
                                "string"
                            ],
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                            "localized""string",
                            "id""string",
                            "params"{
                                "<string>"{
                                    "dt""2015-01-01T22:13:05.651Z",
                                    "s""string",
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                                        "params"{
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                                                "s""string",
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                                                "i"1,
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                                                    "id""string",
                                                    "params"{}
                                                }
                                            }
                                        }
                                    }
                                }
                            }
                        }
                    ],
                    "bios"{
                        "vendor""string",
                        "version""string"
                    }
                },
                {
                    "notes"[
                        {
                            "args"[
                                "string",
                                "string"
                            ],
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                            "id""string",
                            "params"{
                                "<string>"{
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                                                "dt""2015-01-01T22:13:05.651Z",
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                                                    "params"{}
                                                }
                                            }
                                        }
                                    }
                                }
                            }
                        },
                        {
                            "args"[
                                "string",
                                "string"
                            ],
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                            "localized""string",
                            "id""string",
                            "params"{
                                "<string>"{
                                    "dt""2015-01-01T22:13:05.651Z",
                                    "s""string",
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                                    "i"1,
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                                        "params"{
                                            "<string>"{
                                                "dt""2015-01-01T22:13:05.651Z",
                                                "s""string",
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                                                "precision"1,
                                                "format""SHORT_DATE",
                                                "i"1,
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                                                    "id""string",
                                                    "params"{}
                                                }
                                            }
                                        }
                                    }
                                }
                            }
                        }
                    ],
                    "bios"{
                        "vendor""string",
                        "version""string"
                    }
                }
            ],
            "notes"[
                {
                    "args"[
                        "string",
                        "string"
                    ],
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                    "id""string",
                    "params"{
                        "<string>"{
                            "dt""2015-01-01T22:13:05.651Z",
                            "s""string",
                            "d"1.5,
                            "precision"1,
                            "format""SHORT_DATE",
                            "i"1,
                            "l"{
                                "id""string",
                                "params"{
                                    "<string>"{
                                        "dt""2015-01-01T22:13:05.651Z",
                                        "s""string",
                                        "d"1.5,
                                        "precision"1,
                                        "format""SHORT_DATE",
                                        "i"1,
                                        "l"{
                                            "id""string",
                                            "params"{}
                                        }
                                    }
                                }
                            }
                        }
                    }
                },
                {
                    "args"[
                        "string",
                        "string"
                    ],
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                    "localized""string",
                    "id""string",
                    "params"{
                        "<string>"{
                            "dt""2015-01-01T22:13:05.651Z",
                            "s""string",
                            "d"1.5,
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                                "params"{
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                                        "s""string",
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                                        "i"1,
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                                            "id""string",
                                            "params"{}
                                        }
                                    }
                                }
                            }
                        }
                    }
                }
            ],
            "vcg_link""http://myurl.com",
            "cpu_series""string",
            "supported_releases"[
                "string",
                "string"
            ]
        },
        {
            "bios_constraints"[
                {
                    "notes"[
                        {
                            "args"[
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                                "string"
                            ],
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                            "localized""string",
                            "id""string",
                            "params"{
                                "<string>"{
                                    "dt""2015-01-01T22:13:05.651Z",
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                                    "format""SHORT_DATE",
                                    "i"1,
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                                        "params"{
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                                                "dt""2015-01-01T22:13:05.651Z",
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                                                "precision"1,
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                                                "i"1,
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                                                    "params"{}
                                                }
                                            }
                                        }
                                    }
                                }
                            }
                        },
                        {
                            "args"[
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                                "string"
                            ],
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                            "localized""string",
                            "id""string",
                            "params"{
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                                    "dt""2015-01-01T22:13:05.651Z",
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                                        }
                                    }
                                }
                            }
                        }
                    ],
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                        "version""string"
                    }
                },
                {
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                                "string"
                            ],
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                                    }
                                }
                            }
                        },
                        {
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                                "string"
                            ],
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                                    }
                                }
                            }
                        }
                    ],
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                        "version""string"
                    }
                }
            ],
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                        "string"
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                    "params"{
                        "<string>"{
                            "dt""2015-01-01T22:13:05.651Z",
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                    }
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                        "string"
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                            }
                        }
                    }
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            ],
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            "supported_releases"[
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                "string"
            ]
        }
    ]
}
{
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        "bios"{
            "vendor""string",
            "version""string"
        },
        "vendor""string",
        "cpu_features""string",
        "cpu_series""string"
    },
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                            "id""string",
                            "params"[
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                                    "id""string",
                                    "params"[
                                        {
                                            "value"{
                                                "dt""2015-01-01T22:13:05.651Z",
                                                "s""string",
                                                "d"1.5,
                                                "precision"1,
                                                "format""SHORT_DATE",
                                                "i"1,
                                                "l"{
                                                    "id""string",
                                                    "params"[
                                                        {
                                                            "key""string"
                                                        }
                                                    ]
                                                }
                                            },
                                            "key""string"
                                        }
                                    ]
                                }
                            },
                            "key""string"
                        }
                    ]
                }
            ],
            "vcg_link""http://myurl.com",
            "cpu_series""string",
            "supported_releases"[
                "string",
                "string"
            ]
        },
        {
            "bios_constraints"[
                {
                    "notes"[
                        {
                            "args"[
                                "string",
                                "string"
                            ],
                            "default_message""string",
                            "localized""string",
                            "id""string",
                            "params"[
                                {
                                    "value"{
                                        "dt""2015-01-01T22:13:05.651Z",
                                        "s""string",
                                        "d"1.5,
                                        "precision"1,
                                        "format""SHORT_DATE",
                                        "i"1,
                                        "l"{
                                            "id""string",
                                            "params"[
                                                {
                                                    "value"{
                                                        "dt""2015-01-01T22:13:05.651Z",
                                                        "s""string",
                                                        "d"1.5,
                                                        "precision"1,
                                                        "format""SHORT_DATE",
                                                        "i"1,
                                                        "l"{
                                                            "id""string",
                                                            "params"[
                                                                {
                                                                    "key""string"
                                                                }
                                                            ]
                                                        }
                                                    },
                                                    "key""string"
                                                }
                                            ]
                                        }
                                    },
                                    "key""string"
                                }
                            ]
                        },
                        {
                            "args"[
                                "string",
                                "string"
                            ],
                            "default_message""string",
                            "localized""string",
                            "id""string",
                            "params"[
                                {
                                    "value"{
                                        "dt""2015-01-01T22:13:05.651Z",
                                        "s""string",
                                        "d"1.5,
                                        "precision"1,
                                        "format""SHORT_DATE",
                                        "i"1,
                                        "l"{
                                            "id""string",
                                            "params"[
                                                {
                                                    "value"{
                                                        "dt""2015-01-01T22:13:05.651Z",
                                                        "s""string",
                                                        "d"1.5,
                                                        "precision"1,
                                                        "format""SHORT_DATE",
                                                        "i"1,
                                                        "l"{
                                                            "id""string",
                                                            "params"[
                                                                {
                                                                    "key""string"
                                                                }
                                                            ]
                                                        }
                                                    },
                                                    "key""string"
                                                }
                                            ]
                                        }
                                    },
                                    "key""string"
                                }
                            ]
                        }
                    ],
                    "bios"{
                        "vendor""string",
                        "version""string"
                    }
                },
                {
                    "notes"[
                        {
                            "args"[
                                "string",
                                "string"
                            ],
                            "default_message""string",
                            "localized""string",
                            "id""string",
                            "params"[
                                {
                                    "value"{
                                        "dt""2015-01-01T22:13:05.651Z",
                                        "s""string",
                                        "d"1.5,
                                        "precision"1,
                                        "format""SHORT_DATE",
                                        "i"1,
                                        "l"{
                                            "id""string",
                                            "params"[
                                                {
                                                    "value"{
                                                        "dt""2015-01-01T22:13:05.651Z",
                                                        "s""string",
                                                        "d"1.5,
                                                        "precision"1,
                                                        "format""SHORT_DATE",
                                                        "i"1,
                                                        "l"{
                                                            "id""string",
                                                            "params"[
                                                                {
                                                                    "key""string"
                                                                }
                                                            ]
                                                        }
                                                    },
                                                    "key""string"
                                                }
                                            ]
                                        }
                                    },
                                    "key""string"
                                }
                            ]
                        },
                        {
                            "args"[
                                "string",
                                "string"
                            ],
                            "default_message""string",
                            "localized""string",
                            "id""string",
                            "params"[
                                {
                                    "value"{
                                        "dt""2015-01-01T22:13:05.651Z",
                                        "s""string",
                                        "d"1.5,
                                        "precision"1,
                                        "format""SHORT_DATE",
                                        "i"1,
                                        "l"{
                                            "id""string",
                                            "params"[
                                                {
                                                    "value"{
                                                        "dt""2015-01-01T22:13:05.651Z",
                                                        "s""string",
                                                        "d"1.5,
                                                        "precision"1,
                                                        "format""SHORT_DATE",
                                                        "i"1,
                                                        "l"{
                                                            "id""string",
                                                            "params"[
                                                                {
                                                                    "key""string"
                                                                }
                                                            ]
                                                        }
                                                    },
                                                    "key""string"
                                                }
                                            ]
                                        }
                                    },
                                    "key""string"
                                }
                            ]
                        }
                    ],
                    "bios"{
                        "vendor""string",
                        "version""string"
                    }
                }
            ],
            "notes"[
                {
                    "args"[
                        "string",
                        "string"
                    ],
                    "default_message""string",
                    "localized""string",
                    "id""string",
                    "params"[
                        {
                            "value"{
                                "dt""2015-01-01T22:13:05.651Z",
                                "s""string",
                                "d"1.5,
                                "precision"1,
                                "format""SHORT_DATE",
                                "i"1,
                                "l"{
                                    "id""string",
                                    "params"[
                                        {
                                            "value"{
                                                "dt""2015-01-01T22:13:05.651Z",
                                                "s""string",
                                                "d"1.5,
                                                "precision"1,
                                                "format""SHORT_DATE",
                                                "i"1,
                                                "l"{
                                                    "id""string",
                                                    "params"[
                                                        {
                                                            "key""string"
                                                        }
                                                    ]
                                                }
                                            },
                                            "key""string"
                                        }
                                    ]
                                }
                            },
                            "key""string"
                        }
                    ]
                },
                {
                    "args"[
                        "string",
                        "string"
                    ],
                    "default_message""string",
                    "localized""string",
                    "id""string",
                    "params"[
                        {
                            "value"{
                                "dt""2015-01-01T22:13:05.651Z",
                                "s""string",
                                "d"1.5,
                                "precision"1,
                                "format""SHORT_DATE",
                                "i"1,
                                "l"{
                                    "id""string",
                                    "params"[
                                        {
                                            "value"{
                                                "dt""2015-01-01T22:13:05.651Z",
                                                "s""string",
                                                "d"1.5,
                                                "precision"1,
                                                "format""SHORT_DATE",
                                                "i"1,
                                                "l"{
                                                    "id""string",
                                                    "params"[
                                                        {
                                                            "key""string"
                                                        }
                                                    ]
                                                }
                                            },
                                            "key""string"
                                        }
                                    ]
                                }
                            },
                            "key""string"
                        }
                    ]
                }
            ],
            "vcg_link""http://myurl.com",
            "cpu_series""string",
            "supported_releases"[
                "string",
                "string"
            ]
        }
    ]
}

Attributes:

Name Type Description
Required
-.server server Information about the server.

-.server.model_name string The name of the server model.

-.server.vendor string The name of the vendor.

-.server.cpu_series string The CPU series name.

-.server.cpu_features string The current CPU features.

-.server.bios firmware Currently installed BIOS of the server.

-.server.bios.version string The version of the firmware.

-.matches server_compatibility[] Provides information about possible compatibility matches for the given server.

There could be multiple matches returned as there are several possible matches in the Compatibility data.

-.model_compatibility string Shows if the server model is compatible with given target ESXi release.

Defines compatibility status of a given server or PCI device against a specific release of ESXi. Value is one of:
COMPATIBLE: When given hardware is certified for the specified ESXi release but no validation of the software of this hardware is performed.
INCOMPATIBLE: When given hardware is not certified for the specified ESXi release.
UNAVAILABLE: When there is no information about specified hardware.
CERTIFIED: When given hardware is certified for the specified ESXi release. Its software is also validated and it is also certified.
NOT_CERTIFIED: When given hardware is certified for the specified ESXi release. Its software is also validated and it is not certified.

Optional
-.server.bios.vendor string The vendor that produced the firmware.

Optional. If unset vendor is unknown.