Having desktop computers boot to VMware IP address to create virtual desktop
Posted on 2011-09-14
Here i my scenario that i would like to achieve. I have a ESXi 5.0 environment with two hosts. I have converted 1 physical desktop machine and converted to 4 Vmware virtual desktops. We use these machines for training purposes. All that has to be done, is have user RDP to VM and user interacts with machine as normal. I would like to know if its possible to have a PC boot directly into that VM to accomplish this. I was thinking of purchasing 4 new machines, but they arent going to be utilized all the time. Is it possible to make this happen? Or should i just create my own Vmware View environment for testing purposes and training?
Any solutions or recommendations will be welcomed.