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This is the recommended method to deploy an agent to a computer. The Orion server deploys the agent software to the target computer, installs the software using the credential you select, and adds the node to the Orion server as a monitored node. After the agent is installed, it operates under a local account.
The Orion server must be able to communicate with the client computers. To monitor Linux-based computers, TCP port 22 (outbound) must be open on the Orion server or additional polling engine and open (inbound) on the computer you want to monitor.
sudofor package installation. Most Linux distributions require the user's password when using
sudo. Other distributions, such as SUSE, may require the root password. Depending on your Linux distribution, enter the required credential for the Include Credentials with Elevated Privileges to install the package.
When the connections is successful, the agent appears in the agent list on the Manage Agents page.