Installing Unified Manager

You can install Unified Manager to monitor and troubleshoot data storage capacity, availability, performance, and protection issues.

Before you begin

Procedure

  1. Log in to Windows using the default local administrator account.
  2. Log in to the NetApp Support Site, and navigate to the Download page for Unified Manager: NetApp Support Site
  3. Select the required version of Unified Manager and accept the end-users license agreement (EULA).
  4. Download the Unified Manager Windows installation file to a target directory on the Windows system.
  5. Navigate to the directory where the installation file is located.
  6. Right-click and run the Unified Manager installer executable (.exe) file as an administrator.
    Unified Manager detects missing or pre-installed third-party packages and lists them. If the required third-party packages are not installed in the system, Unified Manager installs them as part of the installation.
  7. Click Next.
  8. Enter the user name and password to create the maintenance user.
  9. In the Database Connection wizard, enter the MySQL root password.
  10. Click Change to specify a new location for the Unified Manager installation directory and MySQL data directory.
    If you do not change the installation directory, Unified Manager is installed in the default installation directory.
  11. Click Next.
  12. In the Ready to Install Shield wizard, click Install.
  13. After the installation is complete, click Finish.

Result

The installation creates multiple directories:

After you finish

You can access the web UI to perform the initial setup of Unified Manager, as described in the Active IQ Unified Manager System Configuration Guide.