Deployment Solution lets you create and deploy Mac images. Imaging of a client computer involves copying the applications and settings of a computer into an image which is then deployed on other computers.
To create Mac images use the Create Image task and to deploy an image use the Deploy Image task in any preboot mode of the client. The client computer can be booted in preboot environment using a NetBoot image or in the automation environment using the DSAutomation volume. You can access the Create Image task and the Deploy Image task from the Manage > Jobs and Tasks menu.
Mac imaging is not supported on HTTP or HTTPS. You must have the Publish UNC codebase check box checked in the Package Server Settings page.
The following process elaborates the steps that are involved in creating and deploying Mac images on client computer:
Table: Creating and deploying Mac image
Launch the console
Launch the Symantec
You can launch the console either from the Start menu of the Notification Server computer or from any computer of the network. To access the console from a different computer, you must type the following:
http://<IP address of NS>/altiris/console
Boot the image source client computer to preboot environment
You must boot the image source client computer to preboot environment using one of the following: