Create real Linux and Windows VMs and other desktop, server, and tablet environments, complete with configurable virtual networking and network condition simulation, for use in code development, solution architecting, application testing, product demonstrations and more. Develop and Test for Any Platform Workstation Pro supports hundreds of operating systems and works with cloud and container technologies like Docker and Kubernetes. Secure and Isolate Environments Run a secure second desktop with different privacy settings, tools and networking configurations, or use forensic tools to investigate OS vulnerabilities. Workstation provides one of the most secure hypervisors in the industry and delivers powerful features for IT security professionals. A shared hypervisor delivers environment fidelity like no other, ensuring that apps can easily move between desktop, data center and cloud. Workstation brings insight into remote clusters, data centers and virtual machines, as well as allow users to quickly deploy ESXi and the vCenter Server Appliance as VMs in a local lab on a single PC. Clones for Rapid Duplication Save time and effort and ensure an exact duplicate when repeatedly creating the same VM setup.
Step 1: To do this, just click on File and then Connect to Server. A window will popup where you will need to enter the ESXi server hostname or IP address and the login info.