The requirements listed on this page are specific to the use of NETLAB+ for delivering Palo Alto® Networks Academy courses. These requirements must be followed in addition to the NETLAB+ System Requirements.
The following interactive diagram and table lists required hardware components.
NETLAB+ integrates with VMware vSphere to provide remote PC support.
|1||NETLAB+ Server||NETLAB+® is a server appliance with all software pre-installed.||NETLAB+ Overview|
|2||VMware vCenter||VMware vCenter enables you to manage the resources of multiple ESXi hosts and allows you to monitor and manage your physical and virtual infrastructure. NETLAB+ integrates with VMware vCenter to assist the administrator with installing, replicating and configuring virtual machine pods.||vCenter Requirements|
|3||VMware ESXi||Physical VMware ESXi servers host the virtual machines in your pods. Virtualization using ESXi is performed on separate physical servers, not included with NETLAB+. You can interface with multiple ESXi servers if necessary.||Recommended Hardware for ESXi|
Details pertinent to specific topologies are available by selecting a Palo Alto topology on the topologies page.