Vyatta Network OS Documentation

Learn how to install, configure and operate the Vyatta NOS, which helps drive our virtual networking & physical platforms portfolio.

Installing the software

You can install the software after you download the ISO file and create a LiveCD or LiveUSB disk.

To install the software, perform the following steps.

  1. Create and run LiveCD or LiveUSB.
  2. Log in using a username of vyatta and a password of vyatta.
  3. Enter a username for the administrator account.
    Note: If you do not enter a username for the administrator account, the device uses the default username, vyatta.
  4. Enter a password for the new username that you provided for the administrator.
  5. When the installation is completed, remove the LiveCD or LiveUSB disk.
  6. Set the BIOS to boot from the device on which the system is now installed.
  7. Reboot the system.
  8. Test the installation.