CentOS MATE to CentOS Core

Description:

Over the last few months I’ve been moving my CentOS MATE VM’s to CentOS core. Here is how I setup my template Core VM:

To Resolve:

1. Used GUI installer to create the VM. Created root password and admin user.

2. At first login:

3. First tasks after updates is to set a static IP:

4. Next we configure SSH:

5. Setup firewall