Deploy vMA
You can deploy vMA by using a file or from a URL. If you want to deploy from a file, download and unzip the vMA ZIP file before you start the deployment process.
To deploy vMA
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Select File > Deploy OVF Template.
The Deploy OVF Template wizard appears.
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Select Deploy from a file or URL if you have already downloaded and unzipped the vMA virtual appliance package.
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Click Browse, select the OVF, and click Next.
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Click Next when the OVF template details are displayed.
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You can also accept the default virtual machine name.
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If you are connected to a vCenter Server system, you can select a folder.
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By default, the top-level root resource pool is selected.
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Important Ensure that vMA is connected to the management network on which the vCenter Server system and the ESXi hosts that are intended vMA targets are located.
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The wizard deploys the vMA virtual machine to the host that you selected. The deploy process can take several minutes.
Next you configure your vMA virtual machine. You perform this task when you log in to vMA the first time.