2. I logged in the Ubuntu console and tried accessing the system after a few minutes. Still could not access using prpc.local. Using the IP address works fine. I can launch VBD by putting the IP address instead of 'prpc.local' for VBD on the Decisioning Services LP.
3. The recommended network settings are in place.
The same settings work fine for the 'Marketing_712_VM_20160223.zip' environment used for the PDMA course.