This guide is intended for system and network administrators charged with installing and maintaining a SnapServer appliance running GuardianOS version 8.0. It provides information on the installation, configuration, security, and maintenance of the SnapServer appliance and expansion units. Administrators should be familiar with the basic concepts and tasks of multi-platform network administration.
This guide also provides information on the following utilities and software components:
• The GuardianOS Web Management Interface
• SnapStorage Manager (SSM)
GuardianOS version 8.0 comes preinstalled on all new SnapServer appliances. It can also be upgraded from a previously installed version of GuardianOS version 7.5 or later.