Installing your first Management server
Now you're ready to install your first OpsMgr Management server and at this point, you should have decided on the type of OpsMgr design that you wish to deploy along with having the service accounts, SQL and prerequisite software all in place.
If you haven't done so already, you can download a fully functional 180-day evaluation version of the OpsMgr software from here: http://tinyurl.com/sysctreval. This evaluation can be easily upgraded to a licensed version with a valid license key that can be obtained when you purchase System Center for your organization.
Introducing our example organization
For the purpose of this book, we have created a fictional organization called Nimbus Corporation who is running an ...