**PLEASE NOTE** This document is a simplified version of the Installation instructions contained in Chapters 6 and 2 of the SEE-FD Installation Guide (provided with the software) along with a few tips. The information provided outlines only one way of performing the installation in order to simplify the process as much as possible. This is not the definitive guide. Please consult the SEE Installation guide for more the complete and official installation process.**
Symantec Endpoint Encryption Management Server (SEEMS) 7.x should be installed on a dedicated server running Windows 2003.
**Note: The Symantec Endpoint Encryption Management Server will be referred to as SEEMS in this document.
If you are upgrading from 6.x to 7.x can please consult the following document:
In order to use Active Directory Synchronization, the SEEMS server must be a member of a domain, and the following accounts (which are required for the installation procedure) must be created in that domain:
***This account must have domain administrator privileges in the same site and/or domain that the SEE Management Server has been joined to. Note that if your corporate security policy prohibits the use of an administrator account, a non-administrator account can be used, provided that it has been granted read permissions to the Active Directory deleted objects container. See “Extending Domain User Rights with DSACLS” on page 80 of the SEE Installation manual.
MS-SQL Accounts (you will be prompted to create these during the installation of SQL or SQL Express):
SEEMS server pre-installation requirements. The following components need to be installed in Windows 2003:
SEE Installation Manual. Chapter 2.