Configure size selections for VMware catalog items

Create virtual machine offerings with different specifications, or sizes, based on a single VMware template. For example, a CentOS 5.3 Linux template might come in three sizes (large, medium, and small) based on the number of CPUs, memory, and disk space offered.

Before you begin

Role required: cloud_admin

Procedure

  1. Navigate to VMware Cloud > Sizes.
  2. Click New.
  3. Complete the form:
    Table 1. VMware Size Definition form
    Field Description
    Name Enter a name that contains an indication of the size, such as Large or Standard.
    Order Logical order of the size.
    Price Calculated cost of size.
    CPUs, Memory, and Data disk size labels and Values Enter the label for each element that appears in the service catalog. For example, enter 2 GB for the Memory label or 15 GB for the Data disk size label.

    Enter the Value in megabytes (MB) for each element. For example, a data disk size with a label of 15 GB has a Value of 15,360 (in MB).

    Data disk not desired Select to opt out of an additional data disk.
    Description Description for the size.
  4. Click Submit.