This guide is
intended to be used by Cisco partners who are planning to install a Cisco
Business Edition 6000S Unified Communications appliance. This guide contains
the tasks that you must complete to install the software.
The following table
outlines the ordering and deployment options that are available. Choose the
option that matches your requirements.
ordered your server via the Config To Order Portal (CTOP), your server arrives
with core UC applications pre-installed. Use this guide to install and
configure additional UC applications, if required.
install the appliance to your custom requirements.
option is not available for BE 6000 version 11.5 and later.
diagram illustrates the documents that are available for Cisco Business Edition
6000 installation and how each fits into the setup process when in the setup
documents are available:
Guide—Use this guide to unpack the server and install it in a rack.
Installation Guide for
Cisco Business Edition 6000
—Use this guide to install
application software on the Business Edition server.
UC Applications Installation and Configuration Documents
— Click on the BE 6000 Version
here, and then click on the Component
Documentation tab to access the relevant documents to install or configure
other UC applications.
platforms are built on virtualized Cisco Unified Computing System
products, which are designed for performance and density over a wide range of
company sizes and business workloads. There are three models:
Supports nine collaboration application options in a single virtualized server
platform; maximum capacity of 1000 users, 2500 devices, and 100 contact center
agents. Ideal for medium-scale end-to-end collaboration deployments
Supports five collaboration application options in a single virtualized server
platform; maximum capacity of 1000 users, 1200 devices, and 100 contact center
agents. Ideal for medium-scale end-to-end collaboration deployments.
Supports five fixed collaboration applications on an integrated
router/gateway/virtualized blade server platform; maximum capacity of 150 users
and 300 devices. Ideal for small-scale "office in a box" collaboration
Figure 1. Cisco Business
Edition 6000 and 7000 Series