This lesson explains how to setup a virtual machine for the GateManager in Virtual Box
Download VM Template for Gatemanager
Navigate to the URL *https://www.sra.hirschmann.com/*
Click on the text "Want to run your own Server instead"
Download Administrator Package
Download the Administrator Package
Extract ZIP File
The administrator package contains several files.
The ova template is in the zip file Hirschmann-GateManager9250-ova-6.2.16095.zip
Extract the .ova file to a temporary folder
Create new VM
- Select menu item "File"
- Click on "Import Appliance..."
Install Virtual Box
If not already installed, install VB now.
Make sure that you have the extension pack installed.
Enable USB support
1. Click on USB
2. Enable USB 3.0 support
Select Appliance to Import
- Browse and select the file "GateManager.ova"
- Click button "Next"
Create GateManager VM: OVF Details
The appliance settings summary shows up
1. No changes needed, click button "Import"
Start and Initialize VM
Select VM GateManager and click start
Press the return key to activate the console.
Note: Typos can't be corrected! The console uses english layout and numlock is disabled per default.
To release the cursor press the right control key.
Configure IP Settings
Type "config" to enter the IP parameters
Confirm settings with "y"
Reboot the VM
(Optional) Preparation: Firewall Settings
Configure the firewall to allow the following ports:
11444: Default Uplink (to License Portal)
55000 to 59999: Ports for appliances (e.g. Gecko, Windows Client)