Chapter 1. Introduction to Provisioning Using Red Hat Satellite

This guide is designed to help you configure a Red Hat Satellite server to provision hosts. This includes installing Red Hat Enterprise Linux, describes a typical network topology and the expected services available, and registering the host to Red Hat Subscription Management.

1.1. Creating a Red Hat Enterprise Linux Host

Install Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server, version 6.6 or later on x86_64 using either the @Core or @Base package set. For more information about installing Red Hat Enterprise Linux, see Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 Installation Guide.