|This presentation takes you through installing IBM Lotus Sametime 8.5.1 on three machines in a pilot environment.
This article is intended to help you set up a proof-of-concept Sametime
deployment only. The instructions for installation and configuration are
not a substitute for the Sametime documentation. Please read
Sametime technical documentation before planning, installing, and
Lotus Sametime 8.5.1 setup can be fast, smooth, and easy when you know what you are doing. The new server architecture of Lotus Sametime 8.5.1 offers so many more options to deploy that it is not easy to know where to start. In this presentation, the presenter want to prove that it is possible to create a proof of concept setup very quickly, They install all the new Lotus Sametime 8.5.1 components: Lotus Sametime System Console, Community Server, Proxy Server, Meeting Server, Media Server, and the new Lotus Sametime Connect client. At the end of the presentation, you can experience how to maintain and administer the whole environment from the new Lotus Sametime System Console. For detailed instructions for installing and setting up Lotus Sametime 8.5.1, see the Information Center