The Edge 840 provides:
Follow the steps below to install the VMware SD-WAN Edge 840 in the standard configuration.
Connect the power cord to the AC power outlet and connect the other end into the power module located on the back of the Edge. When the Edge powers ON, verify that the Power Indicator LED located on the front of the Edge will illuminate.
If the Edge does not power on immediately, press the power button (located on the left-hand corner of the front panel on the Edge).
Connect the Edge to an available Internet connection, and then connect the Ethernet cable to any of the GE ports labeled GE3 to GE6.
Note: The VMware SD-WAN Edge is configured by default to acquire a DHCP IP address from the ISP on the WAN (uplink).
If you received an email from your IT administrator, follow the instructions in the email to complete the Edge activation.
Connect any local LAN devices to the available GE ports that are configured as LAN ports.
The sections below describe optional advanced activation configurations that support the Edge activation Quick Start Guide that is shipped with the Edge.