2.2 Develop a Plan for Deploying the NFR Agents

Target File System to be Scanned

Agent can be Installed Locally?

Potential Proxy Agents

NetWare

No

Any of the following:

  • Open Enterprise Server 2

  • Open Enterprise Server 11

  • Windows (with the Novell Client)

Open Enterprise Server

Yes

Any of the following:

  • Open Enterprise Server 2

  • Open Enterprise Server 11

  • Windows (with the Novell Client)

Windows

Yes

Windows

Network Attached Storage (NAS) Device (CIFS-based)

No

Windows

When you decide whether to install the agent locally on an Open Enterprise Server or Windows server, or to have the Agent service run through a proxy, be aware of the following: