Set Access Gateway instance IP address

The following procedure details how to specify the IP address of the Okta Access Gateway virtual appliance.


  1. Sign in to the Access Gateway Management console.
    (Using either ssh oag-mgmt@admin, or with virtual environments such as Oracle VirtualBox via a command window provided by the environment.

    Username: oag-mgmt
    Password: <default-password>     
  2. Enter 1 - Network.
  3. Enter 1 - Manage network interfaces.
  4. Enter 1 - eth0.
  5. Enter a - Assign new static IP address.
  6. Enter required IP address details:
    IP Address192.168.100.1
  7. Enter a to abort or c to continue with change.
  8. Enter x to return to the Manage network interfaces menu.
Important Note


Depending on how the current IP address of Access Gateway is defined you may need to enter the static IP address into either your local (client machine specific) /etc/hosts file or DNS.