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SDP2 - Customer Install Guide (Oracle Linux 8 ) (Doc ID 2942366.1)

Last updated on JULY 24, 2023

Applies to:

StorageTek Service Delivery Platform (SDP2) - Version 2.5.0 to 2.5.0 [Release 2.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


This guide provides a step by step process to install and configure a SDP2 server that is capable of doing everything expected of it on Oracle Linux 8


Use this reference for customer SDP2 installs (starting from the SDP2 rpm) and only if installing on Oracle Linux 8.7. The Oracle ISO install is done differently - do not use this guide for Oracle ISO Installs

This guide is specific for SDP2 2.5.x, and only for fresh installs.

If you need to install SDP2 on Oracle Linux 6, please check SDP2 - Customer Install Guide (Oracle Linux 6) (Doc ID 2376402.1)

If you need to install SDP2 on Oracle Linux 7, please check SDP2 - Customer Install Guide (Oracle Linux 7) (Doc ID 2686722.1)

If you are upgrading from previous versions of SDP2 to SDP2 2.5, Follow SDP2 - 2.5 Customer Upgrade Guide (Doc ID 2499678.1).

If you are re-installing SDP2, follow SDP2 - Customer Re-Install Guide (Doc ID 2384216.1)

This document references usage and troubleshooting resources, but makes no attempt to address these topics in the document itself


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In this Document
 0) Network Requirements
 1) Tape Hardware Firmware Requirements
 2) Download All Required Software
 3) Install OS
 4) Configure networking on server
 5) Install and enable additional needed packages
 6) Install Oracle JRE:
 7) Install SDP2 rpm
 8) Configure correct jreConfig path
 9) Set server profile
 10) Configure proxy (if needed)
 11) Final tweaks
 12) Verify that snmp is enabled on library
 13) Configure drives for SDP2
 14) Verify that server is working as expected
 15) Probe libraries, vsm, and vle - Add devices to server:
 17) Register server on Oracle back end and send device activations
 18) Authorize device activations in MOS
 19) TEST!!!
 20) Troubleshooting Resources

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