In my last post I had gone through creating Catalog by VMs or Disk Images. In this post i will go though end-user prospective in creating VMs and managing VMs.
In browser enter URL of Nutanix Cluster as below
Login with active directory user credentials having access to project. Once you had successfully logged click + Create VM.
Create VM will present you with options to select VM templates or Disks.
Select VM Templates
or Select Disk Images
Next screen will allow enter name for the VM as well as to modify specification. Click save to create VM.
Now you can see the VM on you home screen as below;
Click on VM to manage or select action
Happy Self Servicing.
NOTE : As per AOS 5.5 the Self Service Portal is moved from Prism Element (on CVM) to Prism Central, The overall configuration process remains same. Refer to here in case you need to migrate SSP from Prism Element (on CVM) to Prism Central. You cannot upgrade to AOS 5.5 unless you had migrate the Self Service Portal is moved from Prism Element (on CVM) to Prism Central.