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SD-WAN Standard Edition Virtual Appliance (VPX) in Hypervisor on HyperV 2012 R2 and 2016

To install SD-WAN VPX-SE in hypervisor on HyperV 2012 R2 and 2016:

  1. Install HyperV Manager. For more information, see documentation at Microsoft.com. localized image localized image
  2. In the HyperV Manager window, go to Virtual Switch Manager, and configure interfaces in the following order; management, LAN, and WAN. localized image
  3. Download the hyperv.tgz file and untar it. localized image
  4. Import VM using the extracted vhd and assign the number of CPUs and memory accordingly. Add interfaces in the order (management, LAN, and WAN). Enable Mac spoofing on LAN and WAN interfaces. Go to Settings > Interface >Advanced features.

Adding interfaces

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Enabling Mac spoofing on the interfaces (LAN and WAN)

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After the VM is up, assign free IP address. The VM can be accessed after assigning the IP address.

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Note

The qcow image downloaded must be present under the default folder /var/lib/libvirt/images. If this image is downloaded, and used in different folder in KVM, there can be issues when disk size expansion is performed.

Limitations for deploying SD-WAN VPX-SE in HyperV 2012 R2 and 2016

  • VLAN Tagged Trunk Deployment is not supported.

SD-WAN Standard Edition Virtual Appliance (VPX) in Hypervisor on HyperV 2012 R2 and 2016