StorReduce Insight VMware Deployment Guide

Deploy the StorReduce Insight OVA

If you have not already done so please contact us to request a free trial of StorReduce and download the StorReduce Insight OVA file for VMware.

  1. Use the vSphere web client to register a new virtual machine, making sure to select the OVA-style deployment:

    Create VM Screenshot

  2. Assign a name to the new virtual machine and upload the StorReduce Insight OVA file that you previously downloaded.

  3. Select a data store making sure to select one that supports thin provisioning:

    Select StorageScreenshot

  4. After completing the new virtual machine wizard please edit the configuration and give it at least 4 CPU cores and at least 6 GB of memory.

  5. Please log in using the default username root and password storreduce:

    Configure VM Screenshot

Now that the StorReduce Insight Appliance has been deployed please return to the StorReduce Insight Deployment Guide to continue the configuration.