Cisco Answer File Generator How-to
By Maren Mahoney | 1 Min Read | 31 Min Video
Technical Level: Intermediate
In this video, Maren Mahoney (CCIE Collaboration #50569) demonstrates how to create Answer Files using Cisco’s Answer File Generator, as well as build virtual floppies to use Answer Files for unattended installation of Cisco Unified Communications Servers. As an added bonus, she shows how to edit a CUCM Publisher clusterConfig.xml file to pre-populate the Publisher database with information on IM&P (Presence) servers along with information on CUCM servers during the installation process. The tools used in this video include Cisco Answer File Generator, Notepad++, WinImage and VMWare Virtualization Platform.
Maren joined SLI in 2008 as a technical instructor focusing on the unified communications curriculum. In addition to a CCSI, Maren holds current Route/Switch and Data Center certifications and was awarded the CCIE Collaboration certification in 2015. Maren is also a Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE).
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