The following table summarizes key features introduced in vSphere Cloud Provider in each Kubernetes release
|Kubernetes Release||vSphere Cloud Provider feature|
|v1.11.0||Added a mechanism in vSphere Cloud Provider to get credentials from Kubernetes secrets, rather than the plain text vsphere.conf file
SAML token authentication support
|v1.9.0||Multi vCenter Support|
|v1.8.2||Performance improvement for large scale deployment|
|v1.8.0||vSphere Cloud Provider refactoring for better debuggability, logging and code maintenance|
|v1.7.0||Integration with vSphere Storage Policy Based Management (SPBM) for dynamic volume provisioning.
Enhanced vSphere Cloud Provider debuggabilty via integration with metrices exposed for Kubernetes storage APIs.
|v1.6.5||Integration with vSphere HA|
|v1.6.3||Dynamic volume provisioning using vSAN storage capabilities|