Creating our first setup

Before setting up the VPX, we need to make sure that we have the following resources available in our virtual environment:

  • 2 GB RAM
  • Two vCPUs
  • 20 GB disk space

    Note

    NetScaler VPX supports a maximum of eight virtual network interfaces, and as of now, it supports Windows Server Hyper-V 2008 R2 and Windows Server Hyper-V 2012 R2. It also supports XenServer 6.0, XenServer 6.1, and VMware Vsphere from version 4.0 up to 5.5.

After downloading NetScaler from www.mycitrix.com/, we can import the virtual machine using the Hyper-V manager by selecting Import Virtual Machine… and browsing to the download location of NetScaler VPX.

After the appliance is imported, we should change the MAC address of the network adapter to static, as the license ...

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