The ESX or ESXi hosts are installed, vCenter Server is running, the networks are blinking, the SAN is carved, and the VMFS volumes are formatted ... let the virtualization begin! With the virtual infrastructure in place, you as the administrator must shift your attention to deploying the virtual machines.
In this chapter, you will learn to:
Create a virtual machine
Install a guest operating system
Install VMware Tools
Manage and modify a virtual machine
Create templates and deploy virtual machines