Installing Apstra Server

  1. Refer to Apstra Server Requirements and Other References to confirm that your system meets resource requirements.

  2. The Apstra server and agent software is delivered pre-installed on a single virtual machine (VM) in OVA and QCOW2 formats. As a registered support user, download the software from

  3. Install the Apstra server VM on one of the supported hypervisors. See the links below for example installations. For specific hypervisor use instructions, please seek assistance from the hypervisor provider (e.g. VMware, Ubuntu, RedHat, Microsoft) or the open-source community.

  4. Configure the Apstra server.