VMware has also release a whitepaper on the platform here. There is also a blog post from VMware as well with a quick reference guide and a summary post here.
I will not mention again what is already mentioned above in post referred to. But I will just briefly goes through some of the things I find it worth mentioning.
SSO installation and setup is now a breeze of the past. It has been greatly improved. I will do my best to do a video on upgrading and as well as installing for new field once I gather some time and you can see my current video on installing SSO in vSphere 5.1 to do that comparison.
Web Client now support MAC OS X for virtual machine console viewing. I needed this as I am always on a Mac.
For environment that want hassle free setup of vCenter and saving from…