Motorcortex has to run on a separate operating system. Vectioneer has multiple options availavle to get started using Motorcortex quickly. More information on this can be found at www.vectioneer.com/products/. In docs.motorcortex the hardware manuals for these products are described.
If you want to try out Motorcortex from your own machine it is possible to do this using a Virtual Machine. The Virtual machine manual provides information on how to get your virtual machine going.