troubleshooting Question

Transfer files from ESXi to a VM (Windows)

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I have a couple of newly installed ESXi 5.1 hosts at a remote location:
no VMs in them yet.

I rarely get a chance to go to that remote location, so tomorrow,
I'm going to bring an MS SQL 2012 DVD there : this DVD is an
MS SQL 2012 setup DVD (which was burnt from an iso image).

what are the commands to mount (if any) the DVD, then copy
out it's contents to a VMFS folder in ESXi

Then next week when VMs are up, how can the VMs copy out
the SQL files into the VMs (they're Windows 2008) c: or d:

I can't copy remotely as the WAN link speed is only about 128kbps
& it can take a whole day to copy more than 3GB of files across.
Besides, when I tried copying in the past, the link often drop
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