Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. is an Israeli multinational provider of software and combined hardware . IT provides hardware as well as software for network security and management including network security, endpoint security, mobile security, data security and security management.
In this article we discuss about checkpoint and how to install checkpoint gaia on vmware .
Check Point offers the following primary products : –
- Network Security
- Software Defined Protection
- Public and Private Cloud Security
- Security Management
- Endpoint Security
- Data Security
- ThreatCloud IntelliStore
- Virtual Systems
- Mobile Security
- Document Security (Capsule Docs product line)
- Zero-day Protection (SandBlast appliance product line)
- Mobile Security (Mobile Threat Prevention product line)
What is checkpoint Gaia ?
Gaia is the Check Point next generation operating system for security applications. The Gaia Operating System supports the full portfolio of Check Point Software Blades, Gateway and Security Management products. It is available for all Check Point security appliances and open servers.
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Install checkpoint gaia on vmware
To install checkpoint gaia on virtualbox, first you have to install and setup virtualbox. you can download virtualbox using link given below :-
To download vmware, click here
After installing vmware on your computer , you have to download checkpoint gaia .
To download checkpoint gaia , click here
After downloading checkpoint gaia on your system follow the steps to install it on your system .
First open your VMware workstation , Where you have to install checkpoint gaia .
Now you see a screen , where you have to specify your guest operating system and their version. Here you select Linux as a guest operating system and select Red Hat Enterprise 5 as their version. After specifying this , click on next to proceed with installation .
Here you have to specify disk size according to your requirement , The minimum disk size should be 20 GB. After specifying disk size , click on next to proceed installation . And finish it .
Finishing screen looks like given below . Click on Finish .
When installation is completed reboot the machine . After rebooting login screen appears . Give your user name and password to login .