After you create the resource pool, you can edit its CPU and memory resource settings.


  1. Browse to the resource pool in the vSphere Client.
  2. Select Edit Resource Settings from the Actions drop-down menu.
  3. (Optional) You can change all attributes of the selected resource pool as described in Create a Resource Pool.
    • Select the checkbox if you want to enable sclalable shares.
      Note: Shares are scaled at the parent level. All descendant resource pools created from a parent with scalable shares have scalable shares by default.
    • Under CPU, select CPU resource settings.
    • Under Memory, select memory resource settings.
  4. Click OK to save your changes.