Deploying using VMware vSphere

The following steps will walk you through deploying the PxM Virtual Appliance OVA file within your VMWare vSphere infrastructure.

  1. Within your existing VMWare infrastructure, right-click an inventory object, and select Deploy OVF Template. The Deploy OVF Template wizard opens.

  2. On the Select an OVF template page, specify the location of the downloaded PxM Virtual Appliance release OVA software package. Complete

  3. Click Next.

  4. On the Select a name and folder page, enter a unique name for your virtual appliance and select a deployment folder location. Complete

  5. Click Next.

  6. On the Select a compute resource page, select a resource on which to run the deployed virtual appliance template.

  7. Click Next.

  8. On the Review details page, verify the OVF template details. Complete

  9. Click Next.

  10. On the License agreements page, read the Osirium end-user license agreement. Accept and click Next. Complete

  11. On the Select storage page, define where and how to store the virtual appliance files that will be deployed through the OVA template. Complete

  12. Click Next.

  13. On the Select networks page, select a source network and map it to a destination.

  14. Click Next.

  15. On the Ready to complete page, review the settings and click Finish. Wait while the new virtual appliance is deployed.

  16. Once the PxM Virtual Appliance has been successfully deployed and powered on the next step is to configure the PxM Virtual Appliance.

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