Automating deployment and activation of virtual images

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Le He, Shawn Smith, Ruth Willenborg, and Qingbo Wang

Date archived: January 3, 2017 | Last updated: February 2008|First published: August 22, 2007

One significant advantage of server virtualization is the ability to rapidly provision new environments by using libraries of virtual image templates. Automated provisioning requires the handling of operating system, network, and application specific customization. This article provides a sample framework for automating virtual image deployment and activation, including example code for quickly and easily provisioning new IBM® WebSphere® Application Server environments. This content is part of the IBM WebSphere Developer Technical Journal.

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