Checklist: Deploy IPAM


Applies To: Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows Server 2012

This parent checklist includes cross-reference links to important concepts about deploying an IP address management (IPAM) server. It also contains links to subordinate checklists that will help you complete the required tasks.


Complete the tasks in this checklist in order. When a reference link takes you to a conceptual topic or to a subordinate checklist, return to this topic after you review the conceptual topic or you complete the tasks in the subordinate checklist so that you can proceed with the remaining tasks in this checklist.

 Checklist: Deploy IPAM



Review IPAM concepts, terminology, and components; identify and prioritize goals.

What is IPAM?

IPAM Terminology

Getting Started with IPAM

Review IPAM requirements and specifications; decide on a deployment topology; identify pilot sites; document deployment decisions and processes.

IPAM Architecture

IPAM Deployment Planning

Deploy IPAM Servers

Checklist: Deploy IPAM Server

Deploy IPAM Clients

Checklist: Deploy IPAM Client

Enable IPAM VMM Integration (optional)

 Deploy IPAM VMM Integration

Assign IPAM server and administrator roles

Checklist: Assign Roles

Begin using IPAM

Using the IPAM Client Console

Managing Server Inventory

Managing IP Address Space

Multi-server Management

IP Address Tracking