Microsoft Hyper-V

Deploying ERA VA in Microsoft Hyper-V

1.Extract the era_appliance.vhd.zip file (that you downloaded from ESET.com) using a utility such as Tar or 7-Zip.

2.Launch the Hyper-V manager and connect to the appropriate Hyper-V.

3.Create a new virtual machine, (Generation 1) with at least 4 Cores and 4 GB of RAM.

4.Once the VM is successfully created, power it on. The following information will be displayed:

VA_first_time_config

Open your web browser and enter the IP address of your newly deployed ERA Appliance in the address bar. You can see the IP address listed in the console window (as shown above). It will say "First time appliance configuration needs to be performed. Please connect using a web browser to: https://[IP address]".

The next step is to configure your appliance via the web interface.

validation-status-icon-warning IMPORTANT

If you do not have a DHCP server in your network, you will need to Set static IP address for the ERA VA via Management console. If there is no IP address assigned, the following information will be displayed; the URL will not contain an IP address.

VA_config_no_dhcp