To successfully deploy and run the BIG-IP® VE system, the host system must satisfy minimum requirements.
The host system must include:
To deploy the BIG-IP® Virtual Edition (VE) system on VMware ESXi®, you need to perform these tasks:
After you complete these tasks, you can log in to the BIG-IP VE system and run the Setup utility. Using the Setup utility, you can perform basic network configuration tasks, such as assigning VLANs to interfaces.
To create an instance of the BIG-IP system that runs as a virtual machine on the host system,complete the steps in this procedure.