Fireball ISO Builder is a VMWare virtual appliance that builds a security-hardened LiveCD image, based on Hardened Gentoo Linux. It may be optionally encrypted to protect the contents. The original intent of the project is focused on providing security and networking services to a network, but the appliance can be customized in almost limitless ways to build bootable ISOs that can do many different things.
Manage your VMware ESX server remotely via the Service Console over SSH. I have written bash scripts with a nice GUI named dialog, and uses the VMware ESXCFG server Commands. The language standard will be englisch , but here and there you will find some