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Oracle VM Manager 2.1.2

By : Tarry Singh
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Oracle VM Manager 2.1.2

By: Tarry Singh

Overview of this book

Virtualization is taking the technology world by storm and dramatically helping organizations save money. Oracle VM is free and forked from the open source Xen hypervisor, which brings down your upfront costs for an agile data center. The robust capabilities and easy-to-use web interface of Oracle VM Manager helps administrators manage their Internal Data Center from anywhere in the world, helping us come closer to ubiquitous computing. This practical book will give you hands-on experience on how to manage your Virtual Machines using Oracle VM Manager. Equipped with step-by-step installation and management information you will not only learn to manage your Virtual Data Center but also will include this guide among the books you consider most essential. This book will take you into the various methods of importing Virtual Machines. You will learn to import VMs through HTTP/FTP, Repository servers, and even import other VM formats such as VMware VMs. You will also learn about the Xen utilities such as xm, xentop, and virsh. You will learn to manage your VMs through the simple and intuitive web interface of Oracle VM Manager. No matter how compact it may seem, this book covers all the essentials while keeping your learning experience to the point. The book has been deliberately written in a conversational manner so that you feel at home while learning Oracle VM Manager.
Table of Contents (15 chapters)
Oracle VM Manager 2.1.2
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Installing from an FTP server

This is not much different than the ones that we just saw. Let's quickly try it out as well.

  1. 1. Carry out the same steps util you are presented with the following options screen. Choose FTP and click OK:

  2. 2. Next, we need to configure the IP Address. We choose IPv4 and assign the IP address and hostname manually:

  3. 3. Click OK to move forward and type in the IPv4 address, Gateway, and the Name Server respectively:

  4. 4. The FTP site that we are using is called Hence, add the name in the next screen and continue to carry out the installation:

  5. 5. Also fill in the Account name and Password:

  6. 6. After this carry out the installation of the Oracle VM Server in the same fashion as the typical On-premise installation.

  7. 7. And finally our last step, is to fire the installation via the HTTP.