The Halon platform runs on GleSYS, a Swedish cloud server provider. They can assist with the deployment, or follow this guide.
- Creating a virtual machine
- Boot from a live CD ISO of our choice
- Connect to the console using the HTML5 client or VNC
- Configure networking
- Download and write the system image
If you choose a BSD live CD, downloading and writing the image should be something along the lines of
# ftp -o - http://dl2.halon.se/vsp/halon-xx-xx-amd64.img.gz | gzcat | dd bs=16k of=/dev/da0