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Video Blog: IBM Monitoring (APM) V8 Deep Dive: Session 1 - Pre-Install checklist

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Video Blog: IBM Monitoring (APM) V8 Deep Dive: Session 1 - Pre-Install checklist






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The aim of this series is to pass on the hands on knowledge of the products directly to you. All of the information is sourced from using the product in the field with you, so hopefully having this focus and having a central location will help all using the product.  Today's session focuses on the pre-install checklist and the basic areas you need to assess, before you touch any of the installer code. "Fail to prepare and prepare to fail!"






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This session overviews the required basic steps you need to evaluate, before you start your installation

  • Overview of the communication protocols available (HTTP or HTTPs)
  • You must run the installer as root
  • Overview of the pre-req checker on installing the product.











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