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.
Use the vSphere web client to register a new virtual machine, making sure to select the OVA-style deployment:
Assign a name to the new virtual machine and upload the StorReduce Insight OVA file that you previously downloaded.
Select a data store making sure to select one that supports thin provisioning:
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.
Please log in using the default username
Now that the StorReduce Insight Appliance has been deployed please return to the StorReduce Insight Deployment Guide to continue the configuration.