How to Install Microsoft System Center Operations Manager

Commerce Server 2009

This topic provides information about installing Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM) 2007 in a Commerce Server 2009 enterprise deployment. The SCOM server components include the SCOM database, Management server, and user interfaces.

To install SCOM 2007

  1. Configure a non-clustered database server, see How to Configure a Database Server.

  2. Verify that both the SQL Server (MSSQLSERVER) and the SQL Server Agent (SQLSERVERAGENT) services are started and configured to start automatically when the computer starts.

  3. Log on to the computer on which you want to install SCOM by using an account that has administrative credentials. This account must have at least "DBO" permissions on the master and msdb databases on an instance of SQL Server.

  4. Go to for information about installing SCOM 2007.

  5. Go to to install SCOM 2007 Service Pack 1.


    If you are using Windows Server 2008 as your operating system, you must install SCOM 2007 Service Pack 1 as this Service Pack provides support for Windows Server 2008.