Installing Lenovo XClarity Administrator in a VMware ESXi, Windows Hyper-V, Red Hat KVM, or Citrix XenServer environment

There are a number of different ways to connect manageable devices to the network and to set up the Lenovo XClarity Administrator virtual appliance to manage those devices. Use the information in this section as a guide to setting up manageable devices and installing the XClarity Administrator virtual appliance in a Citrix XenServer, Red Hat KVM, VMware ESXi, or Windows Hyper-V environment.

This section describes how to set up several common topologies. This section does not cover every possible network topology.

Attention: To manage devices, XClarity Administrator must have access to the management network.