The following sections provide information on system requirements and step-by-step instructions for installing the Software Appliance.

The software appliance supports the leading virtualization platforms, including VMware ESXi, Microsoft Hyper-V, and KVM-based hypervisors.

System Requirements

Before you install the Software Appliance, ensure that the system requirements are met.

The following hardware specifications are recommended for the virtual machine.

  • RAM: 16 GB
  • Disk space: 50 GB - 2 TB
  • CPU: 8 vCPU cores
  • 1 NIC

Software Appliance Installation


The following lists prerequisites for the installation instructions:

  • A Software Appliance package (downloaded from your PrimeKey download area).
  • Mozilla Firefox installed on the administrator workstation.

Create Virtual Machine

For step-by-step instructions on how to create a virtual machine, see the following sections: