Run an Instance for the Google U-Series Appliance Deployment

For more information about how to run an instance, please see Virtual machine instances.

Create an Instance

  1. Log on to the GCP Marketplace, and search for BeyondTrust or BeyondInsight.

On the BeyondTrust or BeyondInsight listing page, click Launch on Compute Engine.

  1. On the listing page, click Launch on Compute Engine.

 

  1. Configure the following settings.
    • Zone: Select the zone for your area.

Choose one of the recommended types from the Machine type dropdown.

    • Machine type: Recommended types:
      • n1-standard-8
      • n1-standard-16

 

Select a security group.

    • Service Account: Select a security group.

 

Click the Allow HTTPS box.

    • Firewall: Select Allow HTTPS traffic.

 

  1. Click Deploy.

Retrieve a Windows Password

You must retrieve a Windows password through the Google Cloud website. Google assigns a random default password to the administrator account.

You need this password when you run through the U-Series Appliance Configuration Wizard.

On the Instance Details page, click the instance and select Set Windows password.

  1. On the Instance Details page, click the instance and select Set Windows password.

 

Enter bdadmin

  1. Enter the btadmin account for the username. This is the account that you must use to log on to the U-Series Appliance later.

 

  1. Click Set.

 

VPN Access

We recommend you use a VPN connection when you use your U-Series Appliance instance or access your assets.

For more information, please see Choosing a VPN option.