Installing VIRL on VMware Fusion Pro®

The steps required to install VIRL onto an Apple Mac using VMware Fusion Pro are described and illustrated below.

Keep it simple.

The instructions below cover the basic recommended deployment scenario where the VIRL IP configuration is provided by the host using DHCP and the external virtual networks are configured to match VIRL defaults.

If you know what you are doing and wish to customize VIRL to meet non-default connectivity requirements replace steps 5 through 8 below with steps 4 through 10 of the 'ISO to a VM' installation.

Step 1:  Get Started




Step 2:  Download the VIRL OVA




Step 3:  Create and Configure Virtual Networks




Step 4:  Deploy the VIRL OVA




Step 5:  Prepare VIRL for Activation




Step 6:  Activate VIRL




Step 7:  Customize the VIRL Configuration (Optional)




Step 8:  Validate the VIRL Installation




Step 9:  Install and Configure VM Maestro


End of Installation.