Set up a physical appliance with pre-installed software

On a newly purchased hardware platform, the appliance software is pre-installed. Connect the appliance and turn it on.


  1. Connect the appliance to power and the network.
  2. Connect a monitor and keyboard or a serial system console to the appliance.
  3. Turn on the appliance.
    The configuration wizard appears.


You can now work with the configuration wizard to implement the initial configuration settings.