Live Media provides an opportunity to explore Oracle Solaris without actually installing it on a system. The system boots off the media and does not make any permanent changes to the system disk. After exploring Oracle Solaris, you can initiate and install by clicking on the install icon on the desktop.
Oracle Solaris 11.3 Automated Installer Boot Image
The Automated Installer boot image allows client systems to do a network installation from an IPS repository without having an existing AI service on the network. See Automated Installations That Boot From Media for more information.