VMware Workstation deploy tasks
Deploying to VMware Workstation involves the following tasks:
|Download OVA||Download current version of the Access Gateway OVA.|
|Import OVA||Import the OVA into VMWare Workstation.|
|Set Access Gateway instance hostname||Set a hostname for Access Gateway.|
|Optional. Set Access Gateway instance IP address||Configure a fixed IP address for Access Gateway.|
|Optional. Set Access Gateway DNS Servers||Configure Access Gateway to use a split DNS process where multiple DNS servers are used.|
|Optional. Set Access Gateway proxy server||Configure Access Gateway to use with a proxy server.|
|Determine Access Gateway IP address||
Determine Access Gateway IP address for non-AWS instances.
Configure required admin entry in local hosts file.
Configure required DNS entries.
|Initialize Access Gateway Admin UI console||Initialize the cookie domain and instance hostname.|
|Configure your Okta tenant as an Identity ProviderConfigure your Okta tenant as an identity provider||Configure Okta tenant as an identify provider.|
|Configure SAML access to from your Okta tenant||Configure Okta tenant to allow access to Access Gateway using SAML.|
|Review security best practices||Examine and execute a set of common Access Gateway security best practices.|
Ensure that you appropriately name your Access Gateway nodes when you create them for use in a high availability cluster. These names must be resolvable between Access Gateway instances before you configure high availability.