Deploying IP Fabric Nutanix
The virtual appliance image is available at https://releases.ipfabric.io/ipfabric/#current
Access to Nutanix image is restricted to registered customers only. Please contact our sales representative if you are interested in a trial of IP Fabric.
And Configure VM
Nutanix image is based on Virtual Disks of VMware vSphere OVA image. As Nutanix officially supports import of VMware VM’s, below instructions are based on the same image available at Deploying VMware OVA virtual machine
Download 'ipfabric-3-x-x-.OVA' file from official source.
Extract previously downloaded OVA file using 7-zip or any similar software, structure of extracted files should look like below
Edit Nutanix VM hardware settings and adjust them according to the network environment size (check requirements in Host Hardware Requirements )
Change CPU count
Change memory size
Extend system disk if necessary
Add a new empty virtual disk if necesery > Increase disk space
Start VM and check if system starts without any interrupts.
Proper hardware setup is necessary to achieve stable and reliable system ! Please double-check if your VM settings are proper for your environment size !
First Boot Wizard
The First Boot Wizard starts when IP Fabric is run for the first time and configures system options. The wizard can also be re-run later from the service interface to modify basic system parameters.