The supported VMware versions include the following:
VMware Elastic Sky X (ESX), Version 4.0, 4.0.1, and 4.1
VMware ESXi, Version 4.
VMware vSphere Client 4.
This guide is designed for network administrators, system integrators, or network deployment personnel who install and configure the Cisco ISE software on Cisco SNS-3400 Series appliances or on VMware servers. As a prerequisite to using this hardware installation guide, you should be familiar with networking equipment and cabling and have a basic knowledge of electronic circuitry, wiring practices, and equipment rack installations.
Warning Only trained and qualified personnel should be allowed to install, replace, or service this equipment. Statement 1030
Table 1 Cisco ISE Hardware Installation Guide Organization
Describes the necessary safety instructions, site requirements, and tasks that you need to perform before installing the Cisco SNS-3400 Series hardware. Also, provides instructions on rack-mounting a Cisco SNS-3400 Series appliance, connecting all cables, powering up the appliance, and replacing the server components.
This guide uses the following conventions to convey instructions and information.
Commands, keywords, and user-entered text as well as tab and button names in procedural text appear in
Document titles, new or emphasized terms, and arguments for which you supply values are in
Terminal sessions and information the system displays is in
(monospace, fixed-width) font.
In examples that do not allow italics, such as ASCII outputs, arguments for which you must supply a value appear in <angle> brackets.
Note Means reader take note. Notes contain helpful suggestions or references to material that is not discussed in the manual.
Caution Means reader be careful. In this situation, you might do something that could result in equipment damage or loss of data.
Warning IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS
This warning symbol means danger. You are in a situation that could cause bodily injury. Before you work on any equipment, be aware of the hazards involved with electrical circuitry and be familiar with standard practices for preventing accidents. Use the statement number provided at the end of each warning to locate its translation in the translated safety warnings that accompanied this device.
SAVE THESE INSTRUCTIONS
Tip Means the following information will help you solve a problem. The tips information might not be troubleshooting or even an action, but could be useful information, similar to a Timesaver.
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