The Event Monitor can be installed on a Windows Server machine that meets the following minimum requirements:
Microsoft Windows Server 2012 (Member or DC Server)
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 or later, or R2 with an x86 or x64 processor (Member or DC Server)
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 SP2 or later (Member or DC Server)
At least 1 GB RAM
.NET 3.5 Framework and .NET 4.0 (Full) Framework installed
Forest functional level 2003 or later in native mode
Other notable information about the Event Monitor:
There is only one Event Monitor per domain
The Event Monitor runs as a native NT service that is configured to start by using the Local System account
The Event Monitor must be permitted to make outbound connections through the firewall
At the root of the NSM_3_1_1.iso image, click the install.html file.
Click one of the following Event Monitor installation files:
When asked if you want to save or run the file, save the file to the hard drive of the server that will host the Event Monitor.
From the saved location, launch the Event Monitor installation file.
When you are asked if you want to run this file, click.
An Introduction page appears in the Setup Wizard.
Read the text on the page and click.
Accept the license terms and click.
Accept the installation path or indicate a new path by using thebutton.
To review possible locations, you can clickto see all available volumes with disk size and disk availability data.
Leave thecheck box selected, then click .
The following dialog box appears.
Specify the IP address or DNS name of the server hosting the NSM Engine, then click.
Leave thecheck box selected, then click to start the Event Monitor service.
View the configuration settings and click.
Proceed with Section 3.13, Installing and Configuring an NSM Agent.