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Create a VM for deploying the ISIM 7.x Virtual Appliance


Create a VMware virtual machine with the required hardware and software specifications for deploying the latest IBM Security Identity Manager 7.0 Virtual Appliance (ISIM VA). Note: Ensure to add 3 network cards (even though only one is mandatory) while setting up the VM.


In order to fine tune the VM performance, ensure CPU shares are set to high and Memory Reservation set to atleast 12.8 GB ( 80% of min required memory  i.e. 16 GB ) are specified in the VM's advanced settings.