Introducing NightWatchman Enterprise 7.3
How it works
Quick starts, evaluations and pilots
Installing and upgrading
Installing NightWatchman Management Center
Installing the WakeUp server
Installing the 1E NightWatchman Agent for Windows
Installing the 1E WakeUp Agent
Installing the Mac 1E Agent
Installing Web WakeUp
Installing Enterprise View
Upgrading NightWatchman Enterprise
Enabling Online Status using Tachyon integration
- Installing NightWatchman Management Center
Working with NightWatchman Enterprise
Installing NightWatchman Management Center in unattended mode
You can install NightWatchman Management Center to a large number of machines by choosing to install it in unattended mode using the
/qn switch in the installer command-line.
For example, to carry out a default installation where all the components are installed locally, run (the command-line is broken down into separate lines for clarity. Run it as a single command-line):
To install only the NightWatchman console where the NightWatchman Management Center console service is installed, run (the command-line is broken down into separate lines for clarity. Run it as a single command-line):
There are a number of installer properties which are detailed in Installing NightWatchman Management Center.
Uninstalling or repairing the NightWatchman Management Center
The NightWatchman Management Center can be removed using the Add or Remove Programs in Control Panel. To uninstall, select the NightWatchman Management Center item in the Currently Installed Programs list and click the Remove button. You can also access support information for the product in the Add or Remove Programs dialog.
When you carry our a repair or re-installation, certain information stored for the WakeUp server is not available to the installer. You may need to configure additional WMI permissions to the service account for the WakeUp namespaces, as described in Preparation - Accounts needed to install the WakeUp server.
To implement a repair the NightWatchman Management Center, run:
Msiexec /fvom NightWatchmanManagementCenter.msi or if you are planning an upgrade, please refer to Upgrading NightWatchman Enterprise.
A definitive checklist of prerequisites and dependencies you need to meet in order to install NightWatchman Management Centre.
|OS||NightWatchman Management Center will install on systems running these server OSes.|
|Database servers||SQL server must be configured to use a case-insensitive, accent-sensitive collation as the server default (the preferred collation is |
|Installation and service accounts|
To install NightWatchman Management Center, you need the following accounts and groups.
Console service account
User accounts or AD Groups
User account or AD Security Groups are required for use as administrators in the NightWatchman Management Center Console.
If you are installing NightWatchman Management Center across multiple servers, install the database component first – it can be done remotely from a server where one or more of the other components are installed.
If you are performing a clean NightWatchman Management Center installation or are upgrading NightWatchman Management Center and all the WakeUp Server components, permissions for the service account are set automatically as part of the installation process. The NightWatchman Console administrator account (used to define primary NightWatchman Console administrators) can be a domain user or group account.
To set permissions:
For a default installation, the programs and files associated with NightWatchman Management Center are created in