This table describes each field in the form:
The name of the machine (usually set to its hostname).
The rack where the machine will be added.
An optional description of the machine.
The number of CPUs are retrieved from the machine and cannot be changed.
The RAM is retrieved from the machine and cannot be changed
The type of virtualization technology
The IP address of the machine in the management network
|Manager IP||IP of the manager (e.g. vCenter)|
The user for the hypervisor connection (for XenServer, Hyper-V, and ESXi)
|Manager user||User of the manager (e.g. vCenter administrator user)|
The password (for XenServer, Hyper-V, and ESXi)
|Manager password||Password for the user of the manager (e.g. vCenter administrator password)|
|Port||Port (ESXi) or AIM port for the connection (KVM). If not provided, Abiquo will use the default port in the Ports and Communications table|
The state of the machine, see #Physical Machine States. Click 'Check' to update the state
|Import existing VMs||Select this option to import VMs already running on the hypervisor host|