You can create and start docker image for the VMware Smart Assurance Service Assurance Manager, VMware Smart Assurance IP Manager, VMware Smart Assurance MPLS Management Suite, VMware Smart Assurance Server Manager, and VMware Smart Assurance Network Protocol Management Suite by using the following steps:

Note: If you want to install the product with services, then enable service installation in the respective product response file before installation.
  1. Run the following command, to build the docker image:

    docker build -t <image-name> -f <docker file name> ./
  2. Run the following command, to start the docker container in the host mode:

    docker run -it --net=host --name <container name>  <docker-image-name>
  3. Start the "ic-serviced" so that services can be created:

    /etc/init.d/ic-serviced start
  4. Start your servers with your environment specific options.