In previous article we discussed about Checkpoint GAIA R77.30 operating system installation.As we all know that checkpoint appliance having only standard GAIA R77.30 operating system till we not complete first time configuration wizard and declare the role of box.In this article you will see how to run First Time Configuration Wizard on CheckPoint appliances for Smart Management server.In this lab I installed GAIA R77.30 operating system on open server by USB bootable flash drive with help of ISOmorphic Tool and after GAIA installation while accessing the GAIA portal it will start the first time configuration as step by step given throughout the article.
Login to the Gaia Portal.
Type the IP details if it is fine then click Next.
Type the Hostname, domain amd DNS.
Select the Date and TIme according to your locality.
Now define the role of box, in our case we are going to install Security Management.
Select the Security Management.
Type the admin credentials.
We can configure it later, Click on Next .
Wait till the process complete.
Now configuration it complete, Click OK.
You will be redirect to login in Gaia portal.
Download the SmartConsole and install then you can connect smart management server. In coming articles we will see how to add checkpoint gateway in smart management center.
I’ m Abdul Rahman Amoodi, by Profession Network and Security Administrator by passion author and founder of Blogsol.org.