ViPR 2.2 - Add Compute Images
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Compute Images are operating system (OS) installation files (ISO images) that ViPR uses to deploy operating systems on Vblock compute elements that have been registered to ViPR. If ViPR is used to provisionESX clusters, ViPR can also be used to add the cluster to a vCenter datacenter that has been registered to ViPR.Back to Top
See the ViPRSupport Matrix on the EMC Community Network (community.emc.com) for the operating system versions supported by ViPR.
- Compute image server must have been deployed and configured in
Compute images are installed on the compute image server. The compute image server must have been installed and configured in ViPR before the compute images can be added.
See Deploy the Compute Image Server for details.
- This operation can only be performed by ViPR System Administrators.
- Go to the page.
- Click Add.
- Complete the following fields.
Option Description Name The installation file name that will be seen by ViPR users when selecting the OS installation file to use for a service operation. Image URL The URL location where the image file was added. If a user name and password are required to access the site, specify them in the URL.