Sun N1 System Manager 1.2 Site Preparation Guide

Chapter 1 Site Preparation Overview

This chapter provides a summary of the steps required to prepare your site for installation and configuration of the Sun N1 System Manager1.2 system, and security issues you need to consider when preparing your site for the first-time installation of the Sun N1 System Manager software.

Note –

If you are going to upgrade an existing installation of the N1 System Manager, see Chapter 2, Upgrading the Sun N1 System Manager Software and Provisionable Server Management Agents, in Sun N1 System Manager 1.2 Installation and Configuration Guide.

Summary of Major Tasks

The following diagram provides a high-level overview of the tasks required to prepare a site for Sun N1 System Manager1.2 installation.

Figure 1–1 Site Preparation Task Flow

Diagram: Site Preparation Task Flow

Summaries of each of the above tasks are provided in the following list.

Security Considerations

The following list provides general security considerations that you should be aware of when you are using the N1 System Manager: