Components and Configuration of Solution Manager

You must install the following Solution Manager modules:

  • Solution Manager Server. Main component of the Solution Manager.
  • License Manager Server. Administrates licenses within the Solution Manager.
  • Solution Manager Administration Tool. The graphical administration tool of the Solution Manager and License Manager servers.

When you select Custom Installation in the step 2 of the installation wizard, you can configure the following settings:

For the Solution Manager server:

  • Solution Manager port number: port that the Solution Manager server will listen for incoming connections.
  • In Windows operating systems, select Install as a Windows service to install the Solution Manager server as a Windows service.

For the License Manager server:

  • License Manager port number: port that the License Manager server will listen for incoming connections.
  • Metadata DB port number: port used internally by the License Manager server.
  • In Windows operating systems, select Install as a Windows service to install the License Manager server as a Windows service.

Note

If a firewall software is used to control the traffic between the clients and the server, it must be configured to allow communication using these ports.