Supported operating systems and platforms for target computers

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Abstract

The operating systems and platforms
that are supported for the target computers (product version 7.2.1 Interim Fix 1) are listed.

Content

This technote lists the operating systems and platforms that are supported for

the target computers for the product version 7.2.1 Interim Fix 1.

Notes:

  • For 64-bit environments, the common agent was tested in 32-bit emulation.
  • (Windows only) Software provisioning consists of the following processes: extract, extract and install, install, and custom extract and install. The supported archive is zip.

(UNIX only) Software provisioning consists of the following processes: extract, extract and install, and custom extract and install. The supported archives are: tar, bzip, gzip, compressed tar, and zip.

Supported Windows operating systems and platforms

Note: Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 and Microsoft Windows 7 SP1 are currently supported with Tivoli Provisioning Manager for OS Deployment version 7.1.1.7.


OS and Platform
Agent
Discovery Operating System Provisioning Software Provisioning Patch Management
Install Inventory Scan Security Scan Install Software Package Blocks SMB Simple Software Product Distribution
Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009
Note: This platform is supported on HP t5740 Thin Clients only.
Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No Yes Yes
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 (x86 64-bit) HPC Edition SP1 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes.
Tivoli Provisioning Manager for OS Deployment
Yes Yes
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard Edition (x86 64-bit) any SP Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes.
Tivoli Provisioning Manager for OS Deployment
Yes Yes
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 Enterprise Edition (x86 64-bit) any SP Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes.
Tivoli Provisioning Manager for OS Deployment
Yes Yes
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 Datacenter Edition (x86 64-bit) any SP Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes.
Tivoli Provisioning Manager for OS Deployment
Yes Yes
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 Standard Edition (x86 64-bit) any SP Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes.
Tivoli Provisioning Manager for OS Deployment
Yes Yes
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 Standard Edition (x86 32-bit) any SP Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes.
Tivoli Provisioning Manager for OS Deployment
Yes Yes
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 Enterprise Edition (x86 64-bit) any SP Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes.
Tivoli Provisioning Manager for OS Deployment
Yes Yes
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 Enterprise Edition (x86 32-bit) any SP Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes.
Tivoli Provisioning Manager for OS Deployment
Yes Yes
Microsoft Windows HPC (High Performance Computing) Server 2008 R2 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes.
Tivoli Provisioning Manager for OS Deployment
Yes Yes
Microsoft Windows 7 Professional (x86 32-bit/ 64-bit) any SP Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes.
Tivoli Provisioning Manager for OS Deployment
Yes Yes
Microsoft Windows 7 Enterprise (x86 64-bit) any SP Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes.
Tivoli Provisioning Manager for OS Deployment
Yes Yes
Microsoft Windows 7 Enterprise (x86 32-bit) any SP Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes.
Tivoli Provisioning Manager for OS Deployment
Yes Yes
Windows Vista Ultimate Edition (x86 64-bit) any SP Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes.
Tivoli Provisioning Manager for OS Deployment
Yes Yes
Windows Vista Ultimate Edition (x86 32-bit) any SP Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes.
Tivoli Provisioning Manager for OS Deployment
Yes Yes
Windows Vista Enterprise Edition (x86 64-bit) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes.
Tivoli Provisioning Manager for OS Deployment
Yes Yes
Windows Vista Enterprise Edition (x86 32-bit) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes.
Tivoli Provisioning Manager for OS Deployment
Yes Yes
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Standard Edition (AMD 64-bit) any SP Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes.
Tivoli Provisioning Manager for OS Deployment
Yes Yes
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Enterprise Edition (AMD 64-bit) any SP Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes.
Tivoli Provisioning Manager for OS Deployment
Yes Yes
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Standard Edition (x86 64-bit) any SP Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes.
Tivoli Provisioning Manager for OS Deployment
Yes Yes
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Enterprise Edition (x86 64-bit) any SP Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes.
Tivoli Provisioning Manager for OS Deployment
Yes Yes
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Standard Edition (x86 32-bit) any SP Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes.
Tivoli Provisioning Manager for OS Deployment
Yes Yes
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Enterprise Edition (x86 32-bit) any SP Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes.
Tivoli Provisioning Manager for OS Deployment
Yes Yes
Microsoft Windows XP Professional (64-bit) any SP Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes.
Tivoli Provisioning Manager for OS Deployment
Yes Yes
Microsoft Windows XP Professional (32-bit) any SP Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes.
Tivoli Provisioning Manager for OS Deployment
Yes Yes


Supported AIX operating systems and platforms


OS and Platform
Agent
Discovery Operating System Provisioning Software Provisioning Patch Management
Install Inventory Scan Security Scan Install Software Package Blocks SSH
AIX 7.1 any TL (IBM System p 64-bit) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes.
NIM
Yes Yes.
SUMA
AIX 6.1 any TL (IBM System p 64-bit) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes.
NIM, Tivoli Provisioning Manager for OS Deployment
Yes Yes.
SUMA
AIX 6.1 any TL (IBM System i 64-bit) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes.
NIM
Yes No
AIX 5.3 any TL (IBM System p 32bit/64bit) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes.
NIM, Tivoli Provisioning Manager for OS Deployment
Yes Yes.
SUMA
AIX 5.3 ML 3 or above (IBM System i 32bit/64bit) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes.
NIM
Yes No
AIX 5.2 ML 7 or above (IBM System p 64-bit) 32-bit emulation Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes.
NIM
Yes Yes.
SUMA


Supported Solaris operating systems and platforms


OS and Platform
Agent
Discovery Operating System Provisioning Software Provisioning Patch Management
Install Inventory Scan Security Scan Install Software Package Blocks SSH
Solaris 10 (AMD 64-bit) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes.
JumpStart
Yes Yes.
Sun Connection
Solaris 10 (x86 64-bit) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes.
JumpStart
Yes Yes.
Sun Connection
Solaris 10 (Sun SPARC) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes.
JumpStart, Tivoli Provisioning Manager for OS Deployment
Yes Yes.
Sun Connection
Solaris 9 (Sun SPARC) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes.
JumpStart, Tivoli Provisioning Manager for OS Deployment
Yes Yes.
Sun Connection
Solaris 8 (Sun SPARC) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes.
JumpStart, Tivoli Provisioning Manager for OS Deployment
Yes Yes.
Sun Connection

Supported Red Hat Linux operating systems and platforms

Note: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 is currently supported with Tivoli Provisioning Manager for OS Deployment version 7.1.1.7.


OS and Platform
Agent
Discovery Operating System Provisioning Software Provisioning Patch Management
Install Inventory Scan Security Scan Install Software Package Blocks SSH
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 Server Advanced Platform (x86 32-bit) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes.
Tivoli Provisioning Manager for OS Deployment
Yes Yes.
Yellow dog Updater, Modified
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 Server Advanced Platform (x86 64-bit) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes.
Tivoli Provisioning Manager for OS Deployment
Yes Yes.
Yellow dog Updater, Modified
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 Server Advanced Platform (IBM System z 64-bit) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No Yes Yes.
Yellow dog Updater, Modified
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 Server Advanced Platform (x86 32-bit) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes.
Tivoli Provisioning Manager for OS Deployment
Yes Yes.
Yellow dog Updater, Modified
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 Server Advanced Platform (x86 64-bit) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes.
Tivoli Provisioning Manager for OS Deployment
Yes Yes.
Yellow dog Updater, Modified
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 Server Advanced Platform (IBM System z 64-bit) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No Yes Yes.
Yellow dog Updater, Modified
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 AS/ES (x86 32-bit) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes.
Tivoli Provisioning Manager for OS Deployment, KickStart
Yes Yes.
Up2date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 AS/ES (x86 64-bit) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes.
Tivoli Provisioning Manager for OS Deployment
Yes Yes.
Up2date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 AS/ES (IBM System i 32-bit/64-bit) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No Yes Yes.
Up2date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 AS/ES (IBM System p 32-bit/64-bit) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No Yes Yes.
Up2date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 AS/ES (AMD 64-bit) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No Yes Yes.
Up2date


Supported SUSE Linux operating systems and platforms



OS and Platform
Agent
Discovery Operating System Provisioning Software Provisioning Patch Management
Install Inventory Scan Security Scan Install Software Package Blocks SSH
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server Enterprise Server 11 (x86 32-bit) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes.
Tivoli Provisioning Manager for OS Deployment
Yes Yes.
SMT, YUM
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server Enterprise Server 11 (x86 64-bit) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes.
Tivoli Provisioning Manager for OS Deployment
Yes Yes.
SMT, YUM
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server Enterprise Server 11 (IBM System z 64-bit) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No Yes Yes.
SMT, YUM
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server Enterprise Server 10 (x86 32-bit) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes.
Tivoli Provisioning Manager for OS Deployment
Yes Yes.
YUP, ZENworks, SUSE Linux update site model
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server Enterprise Server 10 (x86 64-bit) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes.
Tivoli Provisioning Manager for OS Deployment
Yes Yes.
YUP, ZENworks, SUSE Linux update site model
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server Enterprise Server 10 (IBM System z 64-bit) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No Yes Yes.
YUP, ZENworks, SUSE Linux update site model
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server Enterprise Server 10 (IBM System p 64-bit) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No Yes Yes.
YUP, ZENworks, SUSE Linux update site model
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server Enterprise Server 9 (x86 32-bit) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes.
Tivoli Provisioning Manager for OS Deployment, Yast
Yes No
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server Enterprise Server 9 (x86 64-bit) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes.
Tivoli Provisioning Manager for OS Deployment
Yes No
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server Enterprise Server 9 (IBM System i 32-bit/64bit) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No Yes No
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server Enterprise Server 9 (IBM System p 32-bit/64bit) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No Yes No
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server Enterprise Server 9 (IBM System z 64-bit) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No Yes No



Supported HP-UX operating systems and platforms


OS and Platform
Agent
Discovery Operating System Provisioning Software Provisioning Patch Management
Install Inventory Scan Security Scan Install Software Package Blocks SSH
HP-UX 11i v3 (PA-RISC) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes.
Ignite
No No
HP-UX 11i v3 (Itanium) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes.
Ignite
Yes Yes.
Software Distributor (SD-UX)
HP-UX 11i v2 (PA-RISC) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes.
Ignite
Yes No
HP-UX 11i v2 (Itanium) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes.
Ignite
Yes Yes.
Software Distributor (SD-UX)
HP-UX 11i v1 (PA-RISC) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes.
Ignite
Yes Yes.
Software Distributor (SD-UX)

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More support for:

Tivoli Provisioning Manager

Software version:

7.2.1

Operating system(s):

AIX, HP-UX, Linux, Solaris, Windows

Reference #:

1590761

Modified date:

2012-07-13

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