Add ISO image storage repository on XenServer
If you have used VMware ESXI, its very easy to upload ISO files to the data store and create VMs. With Citrix XenServer, you must create your own ISO repository to upload ISO files.
Create ISO directory
Access your XenServer via ssh and create a directory that will hold ISO images.
Use FTP client like WinSCP to copy ISO files to above directory.
Now its time to register our new directory as storage repository with xenserver
xe sr-create name-label=ISO_IMAGES_LOCAL type=iso device-config:location=/var/opt/ISO device-config:legacy_mode=true content-type=iso
The new storage repository was created. To list your XenServer storage repository run: