The libvirt API that is used to manage KVM includes
a host of tools that allow you to create and manage virtual machines.
To install the VM-Series firewall on KVM you can use any of the
virt-manager—Deploy the VM-Series using the virt-manager
virtual machine manager. Virt-manager provides a convenient wizard
to help you through the installation process.
virsh—Deploy the VM-Series using the KVM command line. Create
an XML file that defines the virtual machine instance and bootstrap
XML file that defines the initial configuration settings of the
firewall. Then install the firewall by mounting an ISO image as
virt-install—Another option to deploy the VM-Series firewall
using the KVM command line. Use this option to create the definition
for the VM-Series firewall and install it.
This document provides steps for installing the VM-Series firewall
on KVM using virt-manager and virsh.