Tuning the VM CPU and memory performance
- There is no one-size-fits-all solution to almost anything in IT. Every VM of every single client has a different set of circumstances and is in a different environment that consists of different devices, servers, and so on. Don't try to speed up the process to impress someone, as it will most definitely become a problem later.
- When you're done with deployment, stop. Learn the practice of breathe in, breathe out, and stop for a second and think – or wait for an hour or even a day. Remember what you're designing a VM for.
- Before allowing a VM to be used in production, check its configuration. The number of virtual CPUs, the memory, the storage placement, the network options, the drivers, software updates – everything...