Check the installation sequence guidelines.
Check which guidelines apply to this example and make adjustments as needed. Refer to Table 2–1.
Check the installation prerequisites.
Check which tasks you might need to perform for this installation before starting. Refer to Table 1–1.
Run the Java ES installer.
Ensure that no other Java ES component products are installed on the same host as Monitoring Console.
Choose the type of installation, select Custom.
Select the Configure Automatically During Installation or Configure Manually After Installation type.
At component selection, choose Monitoring Console.
The installer verifies software on your host and provides guidance if incompatibilities are identified.
Verify installation directories.
Run the installation.
View the Installation Summary and Log.
Complete postinstallation configuration.
After installing all the components that will use monitoring on other hosts, you will need to configure each of them for monitoring using instructions in Chapter 2, Enabling and Configuring the Monitoring Framework, in Sun Java Enterprise System 5 Monitoring Guide. This document also contains instructions for administering and using Java ES monitoring.