1.3 Using This Guide to Manage VMs

After installing the PlateSpin Orchestrate VM Client, do the following:

  1. Become familiar with the VM Client interface.

  2. Start the VM Client interface.

  3. Register existing VM host servers.

  4. Discover the registered host servers.

  5. Discover the registered VMs.

  6. Log in to a virtualization grid.

  7. Create your VMs.

  8. Install the VMs.

  9. Install the Orchestrate Agent on the VMs.

  10. Create templates of the VMs.

  11. Add repositories.

  12. Configure the VMs:

  13. Use the VMs:

  14. Troubleshoot VMs.

  15. Find operating system installation sources for VMs.