CentOS 6.0-6.8 and CentOS 7.0-7.2 Full Support statement

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Article ID: 184968

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Products

Management Platform (Formerly known as Notification Server)

Issue/Introduction

Starting from IT Management Suite 8.1, Symantec Management Platform and related solutions support the management CentOS 6.0-6.8 and CentOS 7.0-7.2.

Resolution

List of support solutions

IT Management Suite provides support for the following client computers:

  • CentOS 6.0 - 6.8
  • CentOS 7.0 - 7.2

Following are the tested and supported component, solutions, and functionalities of IT Management Suite 8.1 on CentOS 6.0-6.8 and CentOS 7.0-7.2 client computers:

  • Network Discovery
  • Symantec Management Agent for UNIX, Linux, and Mac
  • Task Management
  • Deployment Solution
  • Inventory Solution
  • Monitor Solution
  • Software Management
  • Patch Management (starting from ITMS 8.1, Release Update 1)
  • Virtual Machine Management.

The following site-server functionality is supported on CentOS 6.0-6.8 and CentOS 7.0-7.2:

  • Package Server

Note:

The components and solutions that are not explicitly listed in the list are not supported. The usage of those might lead to undesirable outcomes.

Known limitations

Note:

Only Base and Updates channels for CentOS are supported.