Managing Linux virtual machines
A golden master is a template for a virtual machine (VM). It can also be referred to as a golden image, a master image, or a base image. Usually, a golden image is manually installed and clones are created with minimal modifications. By using IBM Wave for z/VM (IBM Wave), a prototype can be created that automates cloning golden images.
This chapter describes how to use the IBM Wave interface to install Linux guests from scratch by using installation media that is mounted on a file server, convert Linux guests into ...

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