- Category: Configuration
- Published: Friday, 22 February 2013 19:51
- Written by Zack Kielich
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There are three major concepts within vCAC that allow a user to provision virtual workloads. We will explore these concepts more as we go forward:
Compute Resource: the underlying resources and hardware that will be used to power your applications. This could be a physical machine, and vCenter instance, vCloud Director virtual data center, Hyper-V instance, etc.
Reservation: slices and dices the Compute Resource to determines how much of each resource (storage, memory, CPU) a group of people has the ability to use.
Blueprint: describes what processes will be using the Compute Resources. This includes the OS, software, business processes, and management options available