DCImanager Administrator



To install DCImanager, you need license information. If you purchased DCImanager from ISPsystem, you can view this information in your personal account at my.ispsystem.com in the "ISPsystem 6 licenses" section. To install, you need a value from the Token field.


DCImanager uses the Docker virtualization system. By default, it uses networks If your equipment uses addresses from these networks, you can change your Docker settings. For more information, see How to change the network used by Docker?


We recommend disabling the SELinux service, as it slows down the operation of the platform and may prevent its correct installation.

Installation steps

  1. Connect to the server via SSH with superuser permissions (root per default).

  2. Download the installation script: 

    curl -O http://download.ispsystem.com/6/dci/dcibox/dci
  3. Make it executable: 

    chmod +x dci
  4. Run the installation using the license token:

    ./dci install -l token

    token —  the value of the Token parameter of your license. You can find it in the Client area my.ispsystem.com on the license information page.

  5. Wait when the installation is completed. You will see the URL to DCImanager: 

    Terminal after successfull installation
    Link to DCImanager administrator registration page:
  6. The installer will be started as the systemd service. Use it to run the installer again.
  7. Use this link to open the web interface of DCImanager and enter the credentials of the first user.

After installation, DCImanager platform will be available by the IP address or domain name of your server.


The DCImanager installation log is kept in the file /opt/ispsystem/dci/install.log.

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