Chapter 30: Advanced Installation and Management

Chapter 30: Advanced Installation and Management

In this chapter, you will

  • Learn how to install systems using JumpStart

  • Learn how to upgrade systems using Live Upgrade

  • Review key security architecture issues

  • State how to allocate resources effectively in Solaris

JumpStart is a client/server system for installing Solaris systems on a local area network using a Standard Operating Environment (SOE). This removes the need to individually configure each installation on every host on a subnet. This greatly reduces the administrative burden on sysadmins, as most client systems use exactly the same settings, particularly within the same organizational unit.

Part I: Solaris 9 Operating Environment, Exam I