OpenRSM is composed by three components, the OpenRSM server, the OpenRSM user console and the agent. RSM Agent is a passive component that residing on the managed stations. It accepts commands from the server and conveys them to the operating system of the managed host for execution.
RSM Agent is a software component integrated in OpenRSM system. In order to install the OpenRSM system for the management of your network and systems you need to:
- download and install the OpenRSM server. The server can be run on windows based machines (for now)
- download and install the OpenRSM agent on each one of the stations which are to be managed
- download and install the OpenRSM administrative console