Chapter 10Using Templates and vApps

Creating VMs manually and installing guest operating systems (guest OSs) into those VMs is fine on a small scale, but what if you need to deploy lots of VMs? What if you need to ensure that your VMs are consistent and standardized? Through vCenter Server, VMware vSphere offers a solution: VM cloning and templates. In this chapter, we'll show you how to use cloning, templates, and vApps to help streamline the deployment of VMs in your environment.

Cloning VMs

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