vSphere Virtual Machine Administration describes how to create, configure, and manage virtual machines in the VMware vSphere® environment.
In addition, this information provides introductions to the tasks that you can do within the system as well as cross-references to the information that describes the tasks.
This information focuses on managing virtual machines in the VMware vSphere Web Client and includes the following information.
Creating and deploying virtual machines, templates, and clones
Deploying OVF templates
Configuring virtual machine hardware and options
Managing multitiered applications with VMware vSphere vApp
Monitoring solutions with the vCenter Solution Manager
Managing virtual machines, including using snapshots
Configuring and installing VMware tools
Upgrading virtual machines
vSphere Virtual Machine Administration covers VMware ESXi™ and VMware vCenter Server™.
This information is written for experienced Windows or Linux system administrators who are familiar with virtualization.