Add a virtual storage device to a Virtual Machine

5th June 2013 by Nicola Asuni

Following our previous article about resizing virtual machine images, we now look adding an additional storage device to an existing VM. If instead you wish to extend the existing VM storage volumes, please consult the article “Resize a CentOS Virtual …

Resize a CentOS Virtual Machine Image

3rd June 2013

Following our series of articles about virtual machine images, we now look at a common problem faced by system engineers – what happens when you run out of disk space on your virtual machine? This guide addresses this issue and …

Automated CentOS Virtual Machine Image Creation

28th May 2013

This article shows how to create a CentOS Virtual Machine (VM) in unattended mode using a shell script and illustrates the main steps and options to reproduce the process manually. The following script and commands will create a base image …

Building a virtual machine image for CentOS

18th April 2013

This post describes the process of creating a CentOS virtual machine image. Creating a base or master image is incredibly useful in a cloud environment as it allows the creation of multiple nodes / VMs or guests based on the …