Summary


This article describes the process to install the InfoBurst Platform.



Requirements




Installation


  • Right-click the installation file and select Run as administrator (if applicable)
  • Select Next on Welcome screen
  • Select I accept the terms of the License Agreement then select Next
  • Select Next to install in default folder. Select Change to install in directory other than default, then select Next.
  • Select Install


Windows protected your PC


Based on Windows security, some environments may display message Windows protected your PC. Select More info then Run anyway to start the installation.



Post-Installation

Service Account
  • Open the Windows Services panel
  • Stop the InfoBurst Platform Server service
  • Double-click to open service properties
  • Select the Log On tab
  • Apply a service account
    • Service account must be member of the local Administrators group and be a member of the domain with Modify access on destination share folders.
  • Start the InfoBurst Platform service

Repository Setup
  • Open a command prompt (Run as administrator)
  • Change directory to the InfoBurst application root folder (default = C:\Program Files (x86)\InfoSol\InfoBurstPlatform)
  • Enter CreateRrepo
  • Enter number corresponding to your database type

SQL Server
  • DB User: Enter database username
    • Leave username and password blank to use Windows Authentication to SQL Server. The Windows account assigned to run the InfoBurst Platform service will be used.
  • DB Password: Enter database password
  • Database Server: Enter a Database Connection String
  • Catalog: Enter database name
  • Enter Yes to create repository
  • Re-start the InfoBurstPlatform service

Oracle
  • DB User: Enter database username
  • DB Password: Enter database password
  • Database Server: Enter a Database Connection String
  • Enter Yes to create repository
  • Re-start the InfoBurstPlatform service


SQL Lite


SQL Lite should only be used for testing purposes and is not recommend for production use.

  • Database Name: Enter a database name (or use default InfoBurstEnterprise)
  • Enter Yes to create repository
  • Re-start the InfoBurstPlatform service


Apply License Key

The Server IID file required to obtain a key can only be generated after installation is complete. The server will function for 30 days without a key. Apply a key as soon as possible after installation. See License Management for licensing instructions.

Log In
  • Browse to http://<SERVER>:8554
  • Enter default credentials (Username: admin, Password: admin)


See Also


System

Applying an Update

Server Backup

Uninstall InfoBurst