Installation of FirePower Management center on VM machine


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Installation of FirePower Management center on VM machine

Note: - Deployed OVF template on VM machine with a selection of below appropriate options.

1. Download Cisco Firepower Management Center Virtual Appliance v6.2.3 Image from Cisco Support & Downloads site.

2. Extract the contents of the tar.gz file to a local directory.

3. Connect to your ESXi server with a VMware vSphere.



4. Once you log in to the vSphere Client, Click File > Deploy OVF Template.



5. Click Browse and locate the files that you extracted in step 2.

6. Provide a name for the Management Center and click Next

7. Click the Thick provisioned format radio button for the Disk Format and click Next.
8. Click Finish in order to complete the OVF template.


9. Power On and initialize the machine.




After successful Reboot, it will prompt for login.





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