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Installation and licensing

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Updated: November 5, 2018

Installing SCM

As an Orion Platform product, SCM uses the SolarWinds Orion Installer. Be sure to check the SCM system requirements before you install.


SCM is licensed per node. A node counts toward your total while it has at least one SCM profile assigned to it. The following license tiers are available:

License Tier
Server Configuration Monitor SCM10 Nodes
Server Configuration Monitor SCM25 Nodes
Server Configuration Monitor SCM50 Nodes
Server Configuration Monitor SCM100 Nodes
Server Configuration Monitor SCM250 Nodes
Server Configuration Monitor SCM500 Nodes
Server Configuration Monitor SCM1000 Nodes
Server Configuration Monitor SCM2000 Nodes
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