Downloads Installation from CD/DVD or USB
Installation from CD/DVD or USB

Prior to installing, check the System Requirements and the Release Notes. The document First Steps with Oracle Solaris 11 Article provides more details about install options.

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Oracle Solaris 11.3 Text Installer

The Text Installer is ideal for installing a basic server. Installations can be customized after the initial install process.

Download SPARC Text Installer (827 MB)
Download SPARC USB Text Installer (991 MB) 

Download x86 Text Installer (736 MB)
Download x86 USB Text Installer (887 MB) 

Oracle Solaris 11.3 Live Media

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.

Download x86 Live Media (1.1 GB)
Download x86 USB Live Media (1.4 GB) 

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.

Download SPARC Automated Installer Boot Image (529 MB)
Download SPARC USB Automated Installer Boot Image (634 MB)

Download x86 Automated Installer Boot Image (455 MB)
Download x86 USB Automated Installer Boot Image (549 MB)


Once you have downloaded an ISO or USB image, verify it by checking against the relevant MD5 checksums.

USB images must be transferred to a USB flash drive. See the Oracle Solaris 11.3 FAQ to learn how to use either dd(1) or usbcopy(1) to accomplish this.


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