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Getting Started with Oracle VM VirtualBox by Pradyumna Dash

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Virtual machine groups

VM groups enable the user to create ad-hoc groups of VMs that help to manage and perform some activities on them collectively or individually. For example, if you want to host a three-tier application based on the Apache, Tomcat, and Oracle database for your test environment hosted on individual virtual machines, you can create a group called "TestEnv" and put these three VMs in this group. By doing this you can perform activities such as start, stop, pause, reset, and close. This functionality helps a lot in terms of grouping and performing management-related activities simultaneously.

There are a number of features available while using groups.

VM groups can be created with any of the following methods:

  • Create a group using ...

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