For certifying system, network, InfiniBand, WiFi, network performance and serial I/O devices, install Oracle HCTS on both TM and SUT.
For certifying USB, storage, CD/DVD, audio, and video devices or testing CPU/Memory, storage performance, Suspend/Resume, install Oracle HCTS on SUT.
For certifying External Storage devices, install Oracle HCTS on four machines. For more information, see External Storage Certification Environment Setup.
For Solaris 10 OS, the Oracle HCTS 5.8 archive is a tar file from which you need to extract the contents.
For Oracle Solaris 11 OS, there are two methods to install Oracle HCTS 5.8. The first is similar to Solaris 10 OS where Oracle HCTS 5.8 archive is a tar file from which you need to extract the contents. The second one is installing Oracle HCTS from the Image Packaging System (IPS) repository as shown in To Install from IPS Repository.
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