Determine Whether You Should Install the Out of Band Service Point

Applies To: System Center Configuration Manager 2007 R2, System Center Configuration Manager 2007 R3, System Center Configuration Manager 2007 SP1, System Center Configuration Manager 2007 SP2

Install an out of band service point in the Configuration Manager 2007 SP1 (or later) site if both of the following conditions apply:

  • You want to manage computers out of band that are assigned to the site, and all the prerequisites for the feature are met. For a list of prerequisites, see Prerequisites for Out of Band Management.

  • The site is configured as a primary site and does not already have the out of band service point role installed.

Note

The information in this topic applies only to Configuration Manager 2007 SP1 and later.

See Also

Other Resources

Planning for Out of Band Management

For additional information, see Configuration Manager 2007 Information and Support.
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