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


Article ID: 184968


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Management Platform (Formerly known as Notification Server)


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.


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


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


Only Base and Updates channels for CentOS are supported.