OpenVPN Server- START HERE
To understand why OpenVPN server is needed, read OpenVPN Server Overview .
For the requirements prior to installing OpenVPN Server, read OpenVPN Server Requirements .
The OpenVPN server ima...
OpenVPN Server Requirements
The Open VPN server is provided as a virtual machine disk image formatted for use with VMWare's vSphere Hypervisor (also known as ESXI). VMware vSphere Hypervisor is a free platform for running a virtual machine on an applications...
Install OpenVPN Server Virtual Machine (VM)
Installing an Open VPN Server Virtual Machine is necessary to support remote phones (see OpenVPN Server Overview ). This article outlines the process.
Install VMWare Hypervisor (see videos in VMW...
Configure Vertical OpenVPN: Off-Wave
The first step is to configure the OpenVPN Server with an IP address. with the Off-Wave configuration mode, this will be the only step that requires logging on to the OpenVPN server. See Set OpenVPN Server IP Address .
Set OpenVPN Server IP Address
Login to the OpenVPN Server (see Login to OpenVPN Server ).
From the desktop, click System > Preferences > Network Connections.
On the Wired tab, click Add. If a network connection is already displayed, clic...
Configure the Network to Support OpenVPN Server
Configure the network router to forward port 1194 to port 1194 on the OpenVPN server.
NOTE: It is possible to use a different public port than 1194. Just make sure that the port forward on the router still points to 1194 on the ...
Configure VPN Phones using Wave IP for Vertical OpenVPN: Off-Wave
NOTE: When using 9800 series IP phones, it is highly recommended that the VPN phones not use the "Log in to Device" method for initial configuration. Explicitly set the phone's MAC address instead.
Configure VPN Phones using Wave IP for OpenVPN: Custom Deployment
Login to User/Group Management (see Login to User/Group Management ).
Double-click on the User in the Users list to open the user record.
NOTE: The user must be configured with a supported IP phone type (Edge 9800 s...