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Instant VMware vCloud Starter by Daniel Langenhan

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Installation

In five steps, you can install vCloud Director and get it ready for use.

Step 1 – what do I need?

Before you install vCloud Director, you will have to prepare certain prerequisites, which will be laid out in this section.

You can find the full list of requirements in vCloud Director Installation and Upgrade Guide. This guide assumes that you have some minimal knowledge of either VMware Workstation or VMware vCenter.

Making a decision – appliance or full install

If you signed up for the VMware vCloud trial, you will have access to vCloud Director Appliance, which is designed to make your life easier as it is comes preconfigured and with an internal database. Sadly, the appliance doesn't work in VMware Workstation; therefore, you will find ...

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