You power on the virtual machine so that you
can make the BIG-IQ Virtual Edition (VE) accessible from the console.
Before you can access
this BIG-IQ VE instance, you must set up the management interface.
You might also need to modify this instance's MTU settings before you can connect
To configure external access to the Web interface using
a floating IP address, you must modify this instance's MTU settings. Refer
Set BIG-IQ VE MTU values to pass traffic
between tenant and external networks
To configure a connection using a direct uplink between
the external network and the BIG-IQ VE management interface, it might not be
necessary to change the MTU settings. With a direct uplink, traffic does not
pass through an Open-vSwitch router.