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Video: How to install and deploy PowerChute Network Shutdown virtual appliance onto VMware.

Issue:
How to install and deploy PowerChute Network Shutdown virtual appliance onto VMware.

Product Line:
PowerChute Network Shutdown version 4.2, 4.3, 4.4.x

Environment:
VMware vCenter Server 5.x, 6.x, 7.x and ESXi host 5.x, 6.x, 7.x

Solution:
Please review the attached video when installing PowerChute Network Shutdown version 4.4.2 virtual appliance (VM) onto VMware ESXi host 7.x managed by vCenter Server 7.x PCNS442-vCenter7x.mp4.

When installing PowerChute Network Shutdown version 4.4.2 virtual appliance (VM) onto VMware ESXi host, please review the attached video PCNS442-ESXiHost.mp4. The video demonstrates installing PowerChute VM directly onto VMware ESXi host 7.x. The PowerChute VM is not deployed using the vCenter Server.

For assistance with installing PowerChute Network Shutdown v4.4 virtual appliance onto VMware ESXi host managed by VMware vCenter Server see the attached video Deploy-PowerChute 4.4 Virtual Appliance.mp4

The video below was created using PowerChute Network Shutdown virtual appliance version 4.2.


Review PowerChute Network Shutdown Installation Guide
https://www.schneider-electric.com/en/download/document/APC_PMAR-9HBK44_EN/

The PowerChute Network Shutdown Vmware User's Guide
https://www.schneider-electric.us/en/download/document/APC_PMAR-9DNLQK_EN/

and Application Note 180
https://www.apc.com/salestools/SJHN-92FLU8/SJHN-92FLU8_R7_EN.pdf

NOTE: For assistance running PowerChute Network Shutdown configuration wizard and configuring for VMware ESXi see Video: How to run PowerChute Network Shutdown setup wizard & configure for VMware ESXi hosts and vCenter Server

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