IPCM Network Requirements and Recommendations
Basic requirements for IP and DNS settings on your IPCM server
-Assign a static IP address to the IPCM server target host computer.
-The following network settings must be configured in the Advanced TCP/IP Settings dialog box on the DNS tab of the network interface: the DNS suffix should be specified; there must be at least one DNS server configured; this connection address, with the configured DNS suffix, must be registered with DNS. Verify the settings by clicking Start>Run to open the Windows command prompt, then type nslookup <name>, where <name> is the value of the Computer Name field. The command should successfully find the IP address.</name></name>