Best Practices: Building a home System Center Test environment Part V

Part V (Installing Operations Manager 2012 R2) To start at the beginning check out: Part I

Install the SCOM pre-reqs:

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Launch PowerShell as an admin

Add-WindowsFeature NET-WCF-HTTP-Activation45,Web-Static-Content,Web-Default-Doc,Web-Dir-Browsing,Web-Http-Errors,Web-Http-Logging,Web-Request-Monitor,Web-Filtering,Web-Stat-Compression,Web-Mgmt-Console,Web-Metabase,Web-Asp-Net,Web-Windows-Auth –Restart

Download SCOM 2012 R2 Media and Mount the media

Launch Setup

Click Install

Select All features and click Install

Click Next

Since we are installing on a DC it will prompt you to alert you this is not recommended. If this were anything other than a stand-alone test environment you should never do this.

Click Next

Create the first Management server in a new management group (Choose a Management group name)

Agree to the license terms — Click Next

Enter localhost or FQDN for the servername

Enter localhost or FQDN in the servername field

Click Next

Click Next

Click Next

Best practices is to use a separate account for each of these, but for the sake of these instructions one account will suffice

You will receive this prompt, again using a domain admin account is not recommended, but this is an isolated test environment so for simplicity I am making an exception.

Click Next

On (recommended) Next

Click Install

Click Close

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