How to create a VMware vSphere virtual machine utilizing all available features

Step 2: Choose a custom configuration

The next option will be whether or not to select a custom configuration for the virtual machine. The menu options for a custom virtual machine make it easier to utilize the new vSphere features. The typical virtual machine's selection has seven decision points, compared to the custom virtual machines' fourteen. Besides, what techie doesn't always select custom anyway?

About Rick Vanover

Rick Vanover is a software strategy specialist for Veeam Software, based in Columbus, Ohio. Rick has years of IT experience and focuses on virtualization, Windows-based server administration, and system hardware.

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