Configuring BMC AMI Ops products
Review the following scenarios to determine the appropriate configuration strategy based on your situation.
If you are
An existing customer who is upgrading existing products (no new products or components)
Bypassing the configuration process and manually updating your user libraries as needed
For detailed information, see the individual product's release notes.
An existing customer who is adding new products
Performing the configuration process only for the new products
Merge the newly configured elements into your existing user libraries (such as UBBPARM or UBMCPARM and so on).
An existing customer who is adding new infrastructure components to existing products
Performing the configuration process only for the new components
If you have no new user libraries, use your existing user libraries (UBBPARM or UBMCPARM, and so on). If you have new libraries, use the BMC names for the libraries.
An existing customer who wants to move everything to the BMC named library structure
Reinstalling the products
Perform the installation process and the configuration process. You will also have to customize your products again.
A new customer
Performing all of the steps in the installation process and the configuration process
Use the BMC named library structure.
For more information, view the Quick Course Installation System - MainView Configuration.
For a list of Quick Courses about the Installation System, see PDFs and videos.
For more information, see the following topics: