Once you have downloaded the
FMG_MFGD-v5-buildxxxx-FORTINET.out.ovf.zip file and extracted the package contents to a folder on your management computer, you can deploy the OVF package to your VMware environment.
Prior to deploying the Micro-FortiGuard Server for FortiClient, ensure that the following are configured and functioning properly:
- VMware vSphere Hypervisor™ (ESX/ESXi) software must be installed on a server and updated to the latest patch release prior to installing Micro-FortiGuard Server for FortiClient. Go to https://www.vmware.com/products/vsphere-hypervisor.html for installation details.
- VMware vSphere Client™ must be installed on the computer that you will be using for managing the Micro-FortiGuard Server for FortiClient.
The following topics are included in this section: