|Skip Navigation Links|
|Exit Print View|
|Netra Blade X3-2B (formerly Sun Netra X6270 M3 Server Module) HTML Document Collection|
The Oracle System Assistant Install OS task is the easiest method for installing a supported OS on the Netra Blade X3-2B.
For more information about Oracle System Assistant, see the Netra Blade X3-2B Administration Guide.
Before You Begin
Reference the OS installation task table. See Installing the Windows OS
If you want to configure your boot drive for RAID 1 (mirroring) using the LSI Logic integrated RAID controller's setup utility, press Ctrl+H (or Ctrl+C from the command line during server POST sequence). You must configure RAID for the boot disk before you install the Windows operating system. For more details, see the Netra Blade X3-2B Installation Guide.
Get the Windows OS install distribution media.
For local installation, have the Microsoft Windows installation media available to insert into the attached physical CD/DVD-ROM drive.
For remote installation:
Insert the Microsoft Windows installation media into the system's CD/DVD-ROM drive. Make sure you have selected CD-ROM from the Device menu.
If you are using the Windows image, ensure that the ISO image is accessible. Make sure you have selected CD-ROM Image from the Device menu.
The Oracle System Assistant System Overview main screen is displayed.
This ensures that Oracle System Assistant has the latest firmware and tools and drivers before you begin the OS installation.
Note - Web access is required to update Oracle System Assistant.
This ensures that the server has the latest firmware and drivers before you begin the OS installation.
The Install OS screen is displayed.
The options are CD/DVD or virtual drive.
The server reboots one or more times during the installation process.