In the following example an ESX host managed by vSphere is used. Topicus KeyHub needs a minimum of 2 VPU’s, 6GB memory and 80GB disk space. This will be detected during verification of the uploaded image.
Step 1: Download and deploy the image
Download the latest OVA from https://topicus-keyhub.com/download-keyhub/ Upload the image to the ESX host from vSphere. Select the ESX host, Actions and Deploy OVF template.
Upload the OVA or enter the network location.Select a name and folder
Specify a unique name and target locationSelect a compute resource
Select the destination host for the Topicus KeyHub VMReview details
Verify the template details.
Step 2: Configure storage & network
Select the storage for the configuration and disk filesSelect networks
Select the network where the VM will reside.Ready to complete
Click Finish to start creation.
Once the OVA is uploaded you can start the VM. In vSphere you can monitor the VM boot process from a webconsole.
After boot KeyHub will show the network configuration and the 6-digit password for first login on the console screen. Paste the given link in your browser to start the configuration.
1.1.3. Step 3: Adjust network settings (optional)
If needed you can adjust the network settings here by pressing S.