To deploy the BIG-IQ® Virtual Edition (VE) system on VMware, you perform these tasks:
To successfully deploy and run the BIG-IQ® VE system, the host system must satisfy minimum requirements.
The host system must include:
The first step in deploying BIG-IQ® Virtual Edition (VE) is to download the OVA file to your local system. Next, you can run the Deploy OVF Template wizard from within the VMware vSphere™ client. Follow the steps in this procedure to create an instance of the BIG-IQ system that runs as a virtual machine on the host system.