Advanced Installation and Setup
In This Chapter
Identifying information you’ll need
Considering the differences between a new install, upgrade, and migration
Performing different types of installation
Checking DNS and other postconfiguration tasks
Deciding when to update Mountain Lion Server
Chapter 3 shows you a simple scenario for getting Mountain Lion Server up and running quickly. In this chapter, I delve deeper into server installation and setup, as well as server upgrades. This chapter looks more carefully at preparation, which is important in more-complex installations. You also find more-detailed information about the server and networks.
This chapter looks at the three phases of creating a functional server: things to do to get ready, the actual installation process and its options and variations, and the initial setup tasks that you perform afterward. ...