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    Installing Network Director

    Before you begin:

    • Uninstall Junos Space Virtual Control, if it is installed on your Junos Space Network Management Platform. After uninstalling Virtual Control, you must run the clean up script before you proceed with the installation. You can download the cleanup script for Virtual Control from the Junos Space and Junos Space Network Director Download page.
    • Download Network Director Release 3.0R1 software image to the hard disk or to an SCP server.

    To install Network Director from the Administration > Applications page of Junos Space:

    1. Click the plus symbol (+) on the top left of the page.
    2. Click either Upload via HTTP or Upload via SCP and upload the image as follows:

      To upload Network Director by using HTTP:

      1. Click Upload via HTTP to open the dialog box.
      2. Navigate to the local location where the Network Director or the Network Director API image is stored.
      3. Select the image file and click Open to load the path.
      4. Click Upload to load the image file into Junos Space.

      To upload Network Director by using SCP:

      1. Click Upload via SCP to open the Upload dialog box.
      2. Enter the secure copy credentials to upload the image from a remote server to Junos Space.
        • Enter the username.
        • Enter the password and reenter the password in the Confirm Password field.
        • Enter the host IP address.
        • Enter the local path name of the Network Director application file.
      3. Click Upload to load the image file into Junos Space.
    3. Click OK to skip viewing the job results.
    4. Select Network Director and click Install.
    5. Click OK in the Application Configuration window dialog box.

      You can check the Job Status page to view the progress of the installation job. Once the installation completes, Network Director appears on the Applications inventory page. The new application also appears in the Application Chooser (at the upper-left corner).

    6. Download the DMI schema for devices that require a later schema, and upload the schema to the Junos Space. For more details, see Uploading DMI Schemas.
    7. To work with Network Director, select Network Director from the Applications list in the upper left corner above the Tasks tree.

      Network Director starts in your browser window and opens the default view as shown in Figure 1.

      Figure 1: Network Director Interface

      Network Director Interface
    8. Bookmark this page in your browser for future use.

      You can use the bookmarked URL to log in to Network Director without logging in to Junos Space first.

    9. Perform the initial configuration of Network Director. See Preparing Devices for Management by Network Director.

    Modified: 2016-12-16