Supported hypervisors

The ESMC Virtual Appliance (esmc_appliance.ova and esmc_vagenthost.ova) is a vmx-07 virtual hardware family type appliance. The following table contains supported hypervisors for different ESMC VA types:

Hypervisor

Version

ESMC Server Appliance

ESMC MDM Appliance

ESMC VAgentHost Appliance

VMware vSphere/ESXi

5.0 and newer

VMware Workstation

9 and newer

N/A

VMware Player

7 and newer

N/A

Microsoft Hyper-V

Server 2012, 2012 R2, 2016, 2019

N/A

Oracle VirtualBox

4.3.24 and newer

N/A

Citrix

7.0 and newer

validation-status-icon-warning IMPORTANT

We recommend that you use a DHCP server in your network to assign your ESMC VA an IP address. This IP address is necessary for access to the ESMC VA configuration web interface. If you do not have a DHCP server in your network, you must Set static IP address.