Before you install ESXi, understand the installation process and options. Options for Installing ESXiESXi can be installed in several ways. To ensure the best vSphere deployment, understand the options thoroughly before beginning the installation. Media Options for Booting the ESXi InstallerThe ESXi installer must be accessible to the system on which you are installing ESXi. Using Remote Management ApplicationsRemote management applications allow you to install ESXi on servers that are in remote locations. Required Information for ESXi InstallationIn an interactive installation, the system prompts you for the required system information. In a scripted installation, you must supply this information in the installation script. Download the ESXi InstallerDownload the installer for ESXi.