Installation options for a standard installationLearn how to install the platform using a binary installation package. Operating system requirementsM&R is supported on the following operating system. 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 Installing VMware Smart Assurance M&R on UNIXYou can install the on supported UNIX hosts. This procedure specifically uses the Linux installation procedure as an example. Installing VMware Smart Assurance M&R platform on Windows Server You can install the on supported Windows Server hosts. 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 Verifying that the services are runningVerify that the services are running on each host by obtaining the status.