Examples of Cisco Prime NSC OVA Template Installations

Examples of Cisco Prime NSC OVA Template Installations
Examples of Cisco Prime NSC OVA Template
Deployment and Cisco Prime NSC ISO
Installations
This chapter contains the following sections:
• OVA Installation Using vSphere 5.0 Installer, page 1
• OVA Installation Using an ISO Image, page 3
OVA Installation Using vSphere 5.0 Installer
Before You Begin
• Ensure that you have the Virtual Supervisor Module (VSM) IP address available
• Ensure that you have all the proper networking information available, including the IP address you will
use for your Cisco Prime NSC instance
• Ensure that you have the Cisco Prime NSC ova image
Step 1
Step 2
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Step 6
Open your vSphere client.
Click Hosts and Clusters and choose an ESXi host.
From the toolbar, choose File > Deploy OVF Template.
In the Deploy OVF Template dialog box, click Browse to choose an .ova file on your local machine, or choose a file
from another location (URL).
From the Open dialog box, choose the appropriate .ova file and click Open.
Click Next.
The OVF Template Details dialog box appears inside the Deploy OVF Template dialog box. The OVF Template
Details dialog box is the first of ten pages in the Deploy OVF Template dialog box that you use to set parameters for
the Cisco Prime NSC instance.
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OVA Installation Using vSphere 5.0 Installer
Step 7
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View your template details and click Next.
In the User License Agreement window, view the license and click Accept.
Step 9
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Click Next.
In the Name and Location window, do the following:
a) In the Name field, enter a template name.
b) In the Inventory Location area, choose the appropriate folder and click Next.
Step 11
In the Deploy Configuration window, from the Configuration drop-down list, choose NSC Installer and click Next.
Step 12
In the Resource Pool window, choose the appropriate location to deploy the Cisco Prime NSC and click Next.
Step 13
In the Storage window, choose an appropriate location to store the virtual machine files and click Next.
Step 14
In the Display Format window, keep default settings and click Next.
Step 15
In the Network Mapping window, choose an appropriate configured management network VLAN for Cisco Prime NSC
and click Next.
In the Properties window, in the IP Address area, do the following:
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Step 22
a) Enter an IP address in the IPv4 IP Address field.
b) Enter an IP netmask in the IPv4 IP Netmask field.
c) Enter a gate address in the IPv4 Gateway field.
Note
The netmask is defaulted to
255.255.255.0.
In the NSC DNS area, do the following:
a) Enter the host name in the Host Name field.
b) Enter an IP address in the NSC IP field.
In the NSC NTP area, enter the NTP server IP address in the NTP server field.
In the NSC Password area, enter a password in the NSC Password field or the NSC Secret field.
Note
You enter the admin password in the Password
field.
Click Next.
In the Ready to Complete window, verify the configuration details for Cisco Prime NSC and click Finish to deploy
Cisco Prime NSC on the selected ESXi host.
Note
Select Power on after deployment check box to start Cisco Prime NSC immediately after the deployment
completes.
The progress dialog box appears. Once the virtual machine is installed, the Deployment Completed Successfully dialog
box opens.
Click Close.
The Cisco Prime NSC instance is created.
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OVA Installation Using an ISO Image
OVA Installation Using an ISO Image
Step 1
Step 2
Step 3
Download a Cisco Prime NSC ISO to your client machine.
Open a vCenter client.
Create a virtual machine on the appropriate host as follows:
a) Ensure your virtual machine size is 220 GB split into two disks (Disk1 having 20GB and Disk2 having 200GB).
b) Ensure your virtual machine has 4 GB of RAM.
c) Choose Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 64-bit as your operating system.
Step 4
Step 5
Power on your virtual machine.
Mount the ISO to the virtual machine CD ROM drive as follows:
a) Right-click the virtual machine and choose Open the VM Console.
b) From the virtual machine console, click Connect/Disconnect CD/DVD Devices.
c) Choose CD/DVD Drive1.
d) Choose Connect to ISO Image on Local Disk.
e) Choose the ISO image that you downloaded.
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Reboot the VM using VM, Guest, and press Ctrl-Alt-Del.
In the ISO installer, enter the appropriate values in the ISO installer field.
Once installation is completed, click Reboot to create the Cisco Prime NSC instance.
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OVA Installation Using an ISO Image
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