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Deployment of FOM (Failover Manager)

Use the Same file which used for Deployment of VSA Applianace

HPE_StoreVirtual_VSA_2014_and_StoreVirtual_FOM_Installer_for_VMware_vSphere_TA688-10544.exe

  • Ran this file as Administrator, it is a self-extracting one. After the extraction a CMD will comes up asking, if you want to use the GUI or CLI interface.

  • Chose the GUI wizard.
  • On the welcome page simply click “Next”.

  • Accept the License Agreement and Click Next

 

  • Provide hostname or IP address and login credentials for the target the vCenter server and click Next

  • Select the host name / IP address of the ESXI host from drop down menu and click Next

 

  • Select the HPE Storevirtual FOM as shown in the below image and click Next

  • Select the Data store and click next to install the Failover Manager (FOM)

Note: You must select the Storage that is not provided by the Storevirtual installation it is protecting.

  • Provide the Name for FOM, Select the NIC & input the IP Address and VM port group for communicating to Public Network and Click Next.

  • Give a name to the VM and to select the drive type

  • The wizard allows to deploy FOM.

Note: – There will be a pop-up message for before deployment as shown in the below image

  • Before you click Deploy check the settings of Appliance. If everything is fine, click the Deploy button. The deployment will start immediately

  • Deployment started and it may take few minutes to complete

Once the deployment is finished, Click “Finish”. Start the Centralized Management Console (CMC) and add the FOM nodes.

Continue PART 4  

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