Deploy System Center Service Manager (SCSM)

Part 1 – First Management Server


  • SQL 2016 already configured
  • Windows Server 2016 VMs created to host SCSM
  • Domain account for the SCSM Service
  • Domain account for the Workflow Service
  • Domain Group for SCSM administrators
  • SCSM service and workflow accounts added to local administrators group on the server that will become the first management server
  • Copied ‘sxs’ folder from source media to C:\Windows\Sources\sxs
  • Extracted SCSM install folder
  • Downloaded SQL 2014 Analysis Services AMO installer and copied to the SCSM Prerequisites folder
  • Downloaded SQL 2012 Client installer and copied to the SCSM Prerequisites folder
  • SCSM Ports configured on the firewall SCSM Prerequisites – Firewall Ports

Prepare the Server

Install .Net Framework 2/3

Install-WindowsFeature Net-Framework-Core -source C:\Windows\Sources\sxs

Deploy SQL Tools

msiexec /i "E:\System Center Service Manager\Prerequisites\SQL_AS_AMO.msi" /quiet
msiexec /i "E:\System Center Service Manager\Prerequisites\sqlncli.msi" ACCEPTSQLNLICENSETERMS=YES /quiet
"E:\System Center Service Manager\Prerequisites\ReportViewer.exe" /q:a /c:"install.exe /q"

Install SCSM

"E:\System Center Service Manager\Setup.exe"
/ProductKey: Your key here
/InstallPath:"E:\Program Files\Microsoft System Center\Service Manager"
/AdminRoleGroup:"azuredev\scsm admins"

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