Start Service Virtualization

This section explains how to start the Service Virtualization applications. For more details on each component, see Introducing Service Virtualization.

Service Virtualization Designer From the Windows Start menu, select All Programs > HPE Software > HPE Service Virtualization > Designer 3.83 > HPE Service Virtualization Designer.
Service Virtualization Server

Do one of the following:

  • Start the Server as a Windows service: From the Windows Start menu, select All Programs > HPE Software > HPE Service Virtualization > Server 3.83 > Start Services of HPE Service Virtualization Server.

    This option starts both the Service Virtualization Server service and the Service Virtualization Management service.

  • Start the Server as a standalone console application: From the Windows Start menu, select All Programs > HPE Software > HPE Service Virtualization > Server 3.83 > HPE Service Virtualization Server.

For details on working with the Service Virtualization Server, see Manage Service Virtualization Servers.

Note: The Service Virtualization Server can be configured as either secured or unsecured. To prevent unauthorized access, it may be configured as secured. For additional details and configuration information on the Service Virtualization Server, see the Service Virtualization Server section of the HPE Service Virtualization Installation Guide.

For details on accessing a secured Service Virtualization Server, see Access a Secured Service Virtualization Server.

Service Virtualization Management

To start the Service Virtualization Management service:

On the Service Virtualization Server machine, from the Windows Start menu, select All Programs > HPE Software > HPE Service Virtualization > Server 3.83 > Start Services of HPE Service Virtualization Server.

This option starts both the Service Virtualization Server service and the Service Virtualization Management service.

To access the Service Virtualization Management interface:

Open a browser window and enter one of the following URLs:

  • The Service Virtualization Management URL:

    https://<Service Virtualization Server IP or hostname>:<Service Virtualization Management port>

    By default, the Service Virtualization Management port is 6086.

  • The Service Virtualization Server URL:

    <Service Virtualization Server IP or hostname>:<HTTP/HTTPS port number>/management

For more details on Service Virtualization network ports, see the HPE Service Virtualization Installation Guide.

For more details on Service Virtualization Management, see Service Virtualization Management.