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.
There are specific requirements for the host system to run successfully on the BIG-IP VE system.
To successfully deploy and run the BIG-IP VE system, the host system must contain the following elements:
The first steps in deploying BIG-IP VE are to download the Zip file and extract the virtual hard drive (VHD) file, and save it to the server running Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 with the Hyper-V role enabled. Next, you configure the virtual machine using Hyper-V Manager and the Settings window.