IBM Systems Director VMControl resource lifecycle management, part 1

Remote virtual server lifecycle management using the VMControl REST APIs

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Piyush Jain, Nicholas Schambureck, Poornima Soundararajan, and Aparna Khare

Date archived: May 15, 2019 | First published: January 17, 2013

IBM® Systems Director is a platform management solution that is used to manage physical and virtual systems in a multisystem environment. It supports various virtualization technologies and multiple operating systems across IBM and non-IBM platforms. IBM Systems Director VMControl™ is an advanced manager of IBM Systems Director, a free-to-own set of platform management tools. This tutorial is part of a series on VMControl resource lifecycle management. This tutorial explains the virtual server lifecycle using the VMControl Representational State Transfer (REST) application programming interfaces (APIs).

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ArticleTitle=IBM Systems Director VMControl resource lifecycle management: part 1