The following table lists the tasks that you need to perform when installing BMC Server Automation by using the various installation wizards of individual product components.
|Task||Required Vs. Optional||Reference||Benefit|
|Install BMC Server Automation (Windows)||Required|
Use the installation sequence to install various components on Windows.
|Learn how to install various components of BMC Server Automation interactively on Windows.|
|Install BMC Server Automation (Linux and UNIX)||Required|
Use the installation sequence to install various components on Linux and UNIX.
|Learn how to install various components of BMC Server Automation interactively on Linux and UNIX.|
|Configure the default Application Server||Required||Configure the default Application Server using the Post-Install Configuration wizard||Learn how to make a BMC Server Automation system functional by configuring the Application Server.|
|Install one or more agents using the BMC Server Automation Console||Optional||Installing one or more agents using the BMC Server Automation Console||Learn how to use the BMC Server Automation Console to install RSCD agents on servers and and how to add those managed servers to your system.|
|Install Compliance Content add-ons||Optional||Installing Compliance Content add-ons||Learn how to install content libraries,containing rule sets to automatically analyze compliance for every server in the data center.|
|Import out-of-box content and enable the quick start page and dashboards||Optional||Importing out-of-box content and enabling the dashboards and quick start page||Learn how to import optional out-of-the-box content and enable the quick start page and Health and Value Dashboards, optional user interfaces.|