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Installing and Upgrading Pulse vTM

Installing and Upgrading Pulse vTM


If you are looking to Install Pulse vTM, or to upgrade Pulse vTM or to the latest version, then we have created dedicated installation and configuration guides for each type of deployment option, as part of the complete documentation set for Pulse Secure Virtual Traffic Manager (vTM).


You can choose from a number of different deployment options, depending on whether you want to install vTM in a Docker container, as a virtual appliance, as a cloud service, on a bare-metal hardware appliance, or on a private server using a software installation.


Whether you are looking to install or upgrade your Pulse vTM instance, choose your target platform from the list here, and follow the link to the dedicated "Getting Started" guide:

Upgrading your Pulse vTM instances?

Each of the Getting Started Guides below includes a section on upgrading your instances to the latest version - refer to the guide in the sections below, depending on the platform type.


Pulse vTM in a Docker Container?

Install Pulse vTM from Docker Hub - no need to register, giving quick, easy access for container and microservices deployment. For a detailed guide, see
Pulse Virtual Traffic Manager: Docker Deployment Guide

Pulse vTM as a Virtual Appliance?

Looking to run a trial on Microsoft Hyper-V, VMware, Xen, QVM/KEMU, or Oracle VM? See
Pulse Secure Virtual Traffic Manager 20.2: Virtual Appliance Installation and Getting Started Guide

Pulse vTM in a Cloud?

For information on installing in Google Cloud Platform, Amazon EC2, or Microsoft Azure, see
Pulse Secure Virtual Traffic Manager 20.2: Cloud Services Installation and Getting Started Guide

Pulse vTM on a Bare-Metal Hardware Appliance?

To deploy the Pulse vTM appliance image on an approved server hardware platform, see
Pulse Secure Virtual Traffic Manager 20.2: Appliance Image Installation and Getting Started Guide

For hardware compatibility information, see the Pulse vTM Hardware Compatibility List.

Pulse vTM installed as Software?

If you are installing onto a private server, or inside a VM running Linux, see
Pulse Secure Virtual Traffic Manager 20.2: Software Installation and Getting Started Guide


Note that these links are valid for the Pulse Secure vTM 20.1 software release. The most recent set of user documentation can always be found on under the "Pulse vADC Solutions" section. This includes detailed configuration, REST API and TrafficScript programming guides.


(Copies of the "Getting Started" guides are attached to this article)