In the previous recipe, we learned how to set the cluster-wide automation levels. In this section, we will learn how to set an automation level that is different from the DRS cluster automation level on a per-VM basis. The cluster settings are overridden by creating VM Overrides.
This is done on a DRS-enabled ESXi cluster, so make sure you have access to the vCenter managing the intended DRS cluster.
The following procedure will help you configure a VM to override the cluster automation level: