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Sun Server X2-4 (formerly Sun Fire X4470 M2)

Installation Guide for Oracle VM Software

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Using This Documentation

Part I  Oracle VM Software Installation

1.  Getting Started

Supported Virtual Machine Software

Oracle VM Software Installation Prerequisites

Oracle VM Software Installation Task Overview

2.  Installing Oracle VM

Installing Oracle VM Using Local or Remote Media

Oracle VM Post Installation Tasks

3.  Getting Server Firmware and Software

Firmware and Software Updates

Firmware and Software Access Options

Available Software Release Packages

Accessing Firmware and Software

Installing Updates

Part II  Oracle VM System Administrator References

A.  Supported Installation Methods

Console Outputs

Installation Boot Media

Installation Targets

B.  Supported Operating Systems

Supported Operating Systems

C.  BIOS Defaults for New Installations

Verification of BIOS Factory Defaults


Using This Documentation

This guide contains installation procedures and configuration information for Oracle VM software.

Note - The Sun Server X2-4 was formerly named the Sun Fire X4470 M2 server. This former name might still appear in the software. The new product name does not indicate any change in system features or functionality.

This document is intended for system administrators, network administrators, and service technicians who have an understanding of server systems.

Getting the Latest Software and Firmware

Firmware, drivers, and other hardware-related software for each Oracle x86 server, server module (blade), and blade chassis are updated periodically.

For instructions, see Chapter 3, Getting Server Firmware and Software.

About This Documentation

This documentation set is available in both PDF and HTML formats. A PDF version that includes all information on a particular topic subject (such as hardware installation or product notes) can be generated by clicking the PDF button in the upper left corner of the HTML page.

Related Documentation

All Oracle documentation
Sun Server X2-4
Oracle Integrated Lights Out Manager (ILOM) 3.0
Oracle Integrated Lights Out Manager (ILOM) 3.1 (for Sun Server X2-4 Software Release 1.3 and above)
Oracle Hardware Installation Assistant


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