data network administrator and make sure that you collect the network
information that is described in
sequence of installing the applications to minimize the time that is required.
||If you want
to use the answer files, follow this step to prepare the required files. Select
Settings from the right-click menu as shown in Figure 14. The
Virtual Machines Properties editing screen appears, as shown in the Figure 15.
- Go to
the following URL and generate the
any freeware virtual floppy application, convert the
platformconfig.xml file to
*.flp image and copy this *.flp image to the
AFH/ directory in
the datastore. Name the files as follows to ensure that they are used by the
Cisco Unified Communications Manager:
Cisco Unified Communications Manager IM and Presence Service:
Cisco Unity Connection:
Cisco Unified Contact Center Express:
client, select an application’s virtual machine. The client changes the panel
name to application name, and adds one more tab named
Started". Right click to open the action menu as shown in the figure below.
Figure 13. Select
an Application VM to Edit Settings, Associate the ISO with the VM, Power On,
and Take Any Other Administrative Action|
||For VMs that
are deployed using blank OVA templates, you need to edit the virtual machine
CD/DVD drive settings to connect the application software ISO image from the
datastore at power on. This step is not required for
Unified Communications Manager and Cisco Unity Connection use same ISO file
(see the preloaded files for Cisco Business Edition 7000 here:
Figure 14. Edit
Virtual Machine Settings to Connect ISO Image of Application
- In the
Device Type section, select
Datastore ISO File.
- Browse to
the datastore and select the ISO file for the application.
- Make sure
to check the
Connect at Power On checkbox.
- If you have created answer files
then configure the virtual machine Floppy drive settings to connect to the
appropriate flp file on power on. If you want to enter the configuration
settings manually or if you are using a predeployed virtual machine, go to
Figure 15. Edit Virtual Machine Settings to Connect Floppy Drive to Read
Configuration Settings from FLP File
||For predeployed VM, you do not need to configure the
virtual machine Floppy drive settings to connect to the appropriate flp file on
- In the
Options tab, choose
Force BIOS Setup.
- When you
boot the virtual machine later, select the
BIOS Boot menu, and then use the
- key to move
Removable Devices down to the bottom of the boot
list to ensure that the virtual machine boots from the DVD drive.
installation of each application, follow these steps:
- Power on
the virtual machine, right click and choose
Open Console as shown in Figure 13.
- If you are
not using installation answer files, follow the interactive installation
procedure in the console. Use the information that you collected in
Installation is complete and successful when you are able to successfully log
in from the console.
- For Prime Collaboration,
setup at the
login:" prompt to configure the application and complete installation. After
that, the installation script asks for network information and various
credentials (passwords for admin, root, globaladmin) information.
- For a VCS or Expressway
server, set up the application by logging in using the default username
(admin) and password (TANDBERG).
y when asked
wizard [n]:" and continue with interactive installation.
require detailed installation guidance, see the Installation Guide of the
applications on the Cisco Business Edition 7000 Support Documents website,
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