FortiGate VM Deployment example – Citrix XenServer

Deployment example – Citrix XenServer Once you have downloaded the FORTINET.out.CitrixXen.zip file and extracted the files, you can create the virtual machine in your Citrix Xen environment. The following topics are included in this section: Create the FortiGate VM virtual machine (XenCenter) Configure virtual hardware Create the FortiGate VM virtual machine (XenCenter) To create the […]

FortiGate VM Deployment example – OpenXen

Deployment example – OpenXen Once you have downloaded the FORTINET.out.OpenXen.zip file and extracted virtual hard drive image file fortios.qcow2, you can create the virtual machine in your OpenXen environment. The following topics are included in this section: Create the FortiGate VM virtual machine (VMM) Create the FortiGate VM virtual machine (VMM) To create the FortiGate […]

FortiGate VM High Availability Hyper-V configuration

High Availability Hyper-V configuration Promiscuous mode and support for MAC address spoofing is required for FortiGate-VM for Hyper-V to support FortiGate Clustering Protocol (FGCP) high availability (HA). By default the FortiGate-VM for Hyper-V has promiscuous mode enabled in the XML configuration file in the FortiGate-VM Hyper-V image. If you have problems with HA mode, confirm […]

FortiGate VM Deployment example – MS Hyper-V

Deployment example – MS Hyper-V Once you have downloaded the FGT_VMxx_HV-v5-build0xxx-FORTINET.out.hyperv.zip file and extracted the package contents to a folder on your Microsoft server, you can deploy the VHD package to your Microsoft Hyper-V environment. The following topics are included in this section: Create the FortiGate VM virtual machine Configure FortiGate VM hardware settings Create […]