General Requirements

Before you begin installation, ensure that your environment meets these requirements:

  • Current SUSE Customer Center organization credentials

  • Access to installation media

  • Environment meets the hardware and networking requirements

  • You understand the supported client operating systems

This section contains more information on each of these requirements.

Uyuni 4 is based on SLES 15 0 as the host operating system. Uyuni comes with a dedicated support period. Long Term Service Pack Support (LTSS) for 15 cannot be added to Uyuni. It is also not possible to use SLES for SAP as a base for Uyuni for a longer lifecycle.

Obtain Your SUSE Customer Center Credentials

Create an account with SUSE Customer Center before installation of SUSE Linux Enterprise Server and Uyuni.

Procedure: Obtaining Your SCC Organization Credentials
  1. Navigate to in your Web browser.

  2. Log in to your SCC account, or follow the prompts to create a new account.

  3. If you have not yet done so, click Connect to an Organization and type or search for your organization.

  4. Click Manage my Organizations and select your organization from the list by clicking on the organization name.

  5. Click the Organization tab, and then select the Organization Credentials tab.

  6. Record your login information for use during Uyuni setup.

Depending on your organization’s setup, you might also need to activate your subscription, using the Activate Subscriptions menu.

Obtain the Unified Installer

From SLES 15 SP1, SUSE Manager 4 Server and Proxy is available as a base product, and can be installed with the SLES Unified Installer.

If not already done, download the SUSE Linux Enterprise Unified Installer (version  15 SP1 or higher) from SUSE Linux Enterprise Server - Media Download. With the Unified Installer you can install many SLE-based base products such as SLES, {sled}, SLES for SAP Applications, or SUSE Manager.

Supported Browsers for the SUSE Manager Web UI

In order to use the Web UI to manage your SUSE Manager environment, you will need to ensure you are running an up to date web browser.

SUSE Manager is supported on:

  • Latest Firefox browser shipped with SLES

  • Latest Chrome browser on all operating systems

  • Latest Edge browser shipped with Windows

Windows Internet Explorer is not supported. The Uyuni Web UI will not render correctly under Windows Internet Explorer.