This chapter includes the following topics: Installation options for a standard installationLearn how to install the platform using a binary installation package. General requirementsThese requirements are for a minimal deployment. In a production environment, the requirements will vary depending on the provisioned load, and you must include careful planning and sizing before beginning the deployment. Linux requirements Server requirementsThe environment must meet certain server requirements. Installing the basic binary deployment with four hosts Install the system components on four hosts to establish the basic four host solution. Configuring the hostsYou must configure the hosts in a particular order. Installing and configuring the Primary Backend hostsLearn how to install and configure the Primary Backend hosts. Installing and configuring the Additional Backend hostsLearn how to install and configure the additional backend host. This step is optional. To configure an additional backend host, choose the option when installing the software. Installing and configuring the Frontend hostLearn how to install and configure the frontend host. Installing and starting the collectorLearn how to install and start the collector. Configuring the load balancer arbiterLearn how to configure the load balancer arbiter from Centralized Management. Complete these steps every time a new backend host is added to the environment to scaleout backends. Configuring Load Balancer Connectors, generic-snmp, and generic-rscLearn how to configure Load Balancer Connectors (LBCs). Complete these steps every time a new collector host is added to the environment to scale-out collectors. Logging in to the user interfaceLog in to the user interface to use and edit reports, manage users, and customize the interface to meet your needs Connecting to Centralized ManagementConnect to the server so that you can access Centralized Management to install and administer . Confirming settings for the first timeAfter you first log in with administrator credentials for , you must confirm the configuration settings for the server. Installing the health collectorsLearn how to install the health collectors. Each server should have a health collector to monitor and report its state. Installing a SolutionPack Editing new actions scriptsEdit actions on the frontend host to send events to the machine on which the event-processing-manager of the alerting-consolidation module is configured. Verifying that the services are runningVerify that the services are running on each host by obtaining the status.