Configuration Manager 2007 Installation Requirements


Before installing Configuration Manager 2007, your server must meet the following installation requirements:

  • The operating system must be Windows Server 2008 (Standard, Enterprise, or Datacenter edition) or Windows Server 2003 (Standard, Enterprise, or Datacenter edition).
  • The Active Directory Domain Services server role must be enabled.
  • The web server (IIS 6.0 or later) server role is required if the system will enable any of the following site systems roles:
    • Distribution point: Background Intelligent Transfer Service (BITS) 2.0 or later must be enabled. This role requires BITS server extensions and Web Distributed Authoring and Versioning (WebDAV) extensions.
    • Management point: This role requires BITS server 2.0 or later, IIS extensions, and WebDAV extensions for IIS.
    • Reporting point: This role requires Active Server Pages (ASP).
    • Fallback status point: This role requires BITS 2.0 or later IIS extensions.
    • Software update point.
    • Server locator point.
  • Internet Explorer 5.0 or later.
  • Microsoft Management Console (MMC) 3.0 or later.
  • .NET Framework 2.0 or later.
  • SQL Server 2005 or later.

For more information, see Prerequisites for Installing Configuration Manager.

See Also


Embedded Device Management with System Center Configuration Manager 2007