Juniper Apstra Demo: How to Install and Deploy Apstra

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Got Three minutes? That’s all you need to get Apstra up and running.

Wondering how to deploy Apstra starting with a VMware image or Oracle VM (OVA)? This three-minute, step-by-step demo video will show you how. Watch as it demonstrates how easy it is to deploy a virtual machine from an OVA, and get Apstra up and running in no time. 

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You’ll learn

  • How to open a console and see the initial setup screen for Apstra after it boots up

  • How to change the default password, confirm it, and assign a network resources 

  • How to access Apstra from the web UI, and begin using Apstra to manage your data center

Who is this for?

Network Professionals Business Leaders


0:01 [Music]

0:07 in this video we're going to show you

0:09 how to deploy appstra

0:11 starting with a vmware image or ova

0:18 so we have our vmware environment and

0:20 we're going to deploy a virtual machine

0:23 from an ova

0:30 let's name it aos server 0402

0:47 click to select files and add the ova

0:54 click next to go to step 3 to select

0:57 storage and some storage for this server

1:01 in step 4 select a network where it will

1:03 live

1:04 i am going to select vm network review

1:07 everything again in step 5 and click on

1:09 finish

1:14 allow a moment to let it deploy

1:20 once the vm is finished deploying we can

1:23 open up a console

1:35 and we can see the initial setup screens

1:37 for appstra after it boots up

1:48 first we need to change our default

1:49 password

1:55 and confirm it

2:05 we're not going to start the server now

2:14 because we need to assign a network

2:16 resources

2:20 we can set it up to be dhcp but we're

2:23 going to pick an ip address for this

2:24 device

2:30 and the gateway

2:32 specified name

2:34 servers and the gateway

2:43 and the domain if needed

2:50 and then once we restart the network

2:52 services so that the system picks up the

2:54 new ip addressing information

3:04 we can start the abstra service

3:07 and once that's running we can now

3:09 access appstra from the web ui

3:13 and begin using appstra to manage your

3:15 data center

3:19 [Music]

3:24 you

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