Before you start this task, you must license and provision vCMP™
on the BIG-IP® system.
This task provides basic steps for setting up WAN Optimization
) Lite in a vCMP environment. The basic steps
can be used for setting up any other BIG-IP module. For more information about vCMP
configuration, consult the BIG-IP documentation set at F5 DevCentral™ (http://devcentral.f5.com
Note: vCMP supports only WOM Lite, which does not require a separate license on LTM®. It does not include deduplication.
Configure the LAN and WAN VLANs on the hypervisor cluster, and assign the
Create a guest on the BIG-IP vCMP platform.
The following screen capture shows an example of a guest configuration
Example of guest configuration for WOM on vCMP
Log in using the cluster IP address of the guest you created, which is
192.168.15.30 in the example shown.
Provision WOM Lite.
On the Main tab, click
In the Resource Provisioning (Unlicensed Modules) area of the screen,
from the WAN Optimization Lite (WOML) list,
select Lite (No license required).
Configure WOM using the Quick Start screen.
For WAN optimization to take place, you must also configure a BIG-IP WOM device on
the other side of the WAN to complete the iSession™