OpManager Standard/ Professional Installation

Installing OpManager on Windows

Steps to install

Step 1: Download OpManager for Windows.

Step 2: Execute the downloaded "OpManager.exe" to install and follow the instructions in the installation wizard.

Step 3: Click 'Next' to begin the installation process. Go through the license agreement and click 'Yes' to proceed to the next step.

Step 4: In the subsequent steps of the wizard, select the directory to install OpManager. Proceed to the next step.

Step 5: Specify the port number to run OpManager Web Server (OpManager Central uses 80 as the default web server port) and click 'Next'.

Step 6: Register for technical support by providing your contact information such as Name, E-mail Id, etc., and click 'Next'.

Step 7: Select the Server Mode (i.e., Primary or Standby server) and click 'Next'.

Step 8: If the Server Mode is selected as Standby, then enter the Primary webserver host, port and login details and complete the installation.

Step 9: By default, OpManager comes bundled with PostgreSQL. However, OpManager supports both, PostgreSQL and MSSQL databases. Select the required database and click 'Next'.

Step 10: Click 'Finish' to complete the installation process.

 

Installing OpManager on Linux

Prerequisites

  1. Sometimes, you might encounter errors such as database connection not getting established or the server not starting up. To workaround these issues, comment the IPv6 related entries in the /etc/hosts file.

  2. Check if the DNS resolves properly to the IP Address on the system in which OpManager is installed. Add an entry to /etc/host file with ipaddress and host name if there is trouble starting OpManager.

Steps to install

  1. Download OpManager for Linux.

  2. Login as root user.

  3. Assign the executable permission to the downloaded file using the following command:
    chmod a+x ManageEngine_OpManager_64bit.bin

  4. Execute ./ManageEngine_OpManager_64bit.bin with administator privileges (sudo). This will display the installation wizard.

  5. Click 'Next' to begin the installation process. Go through the license agreement and proceed to the next step.

  6. In the subsequent steps of the wizard, select the OpManager Edition, the directory to install OpManager, and the port number to run OpManager Web Server. Proceed to the next step.

  7. Verify the installation details and click 'Next'.

  8. Click 'Finish' to complete the installation process.

It is recommended to install OpManager in the opt folder. By default, OpManager is installed in the /opt/ManageEngine/OpManager directory.

 

Installing OpManager on Linux using Console mode/ Silent mode

This is a quick walk-through of the console mode installation of OpManager on a Linux box - an easy thing to do if you are working on a Windows box and want to install on a remote Linux system.

Prerequisites

To begin with, make sure you have downloaded the binary for Linux.                                                         

(https://www.manageengine.com/network-monitoring/download.html)

 

Steps to install

Step 1: Execute the binary with administrator privileges (sudo) and -i console option.
 


Step 2: Go through the license agreement and enter 'Y' to proceed. You can register for technical support by providing the required details. (Name, E-mail ID, Phone, Company Name)


Step 3: Select the location


Step 4: Choose the installation directory


Step 5: Configure the Webserver Port

 


Step 6: Verify the installation details and press 'Enter' to complete the installation.

 

  

Starting OpManager on Linux

  • Go to /OpManager/bin folder
  • Execute: sh run.sh
  • To run OpManager server in the background, execute: nohup sh run.sh&