Images are patterns that you use to create assignments.

About Images

Images are created from template VMs that are configured for the needs of various types of users. You can:

  • Receive a pre-packaged image from VMware.

  • Create an image from a template you receive from VMware.

  • Create an image from your own template.

Image Types

There are two types of images, as described below.

Image Type

Description

Instant Clone

Image type that uses VMware's NGVC technology to create VMs instantly for an assignment.

Traditional Clone

Proprietary image type that does full image cloning when creating assignments

The image type is selected when the image is first created.

The Images Page

To view images currently in your system, select Inventory > Images to display the Images page.