Solution Manager Installation Checklist

Applies to: Denodo 7.0
Last modified on: 20 Sep 2018
Tags: Administration Installation

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Overview

Scope

This document guides readers through the different checklists of the installation of the Solution Manager.

Pre-installation checklist

Requirement

Comply (Y/N)

Comments

COMMON

 

Is the license available and valid for the new deployment?

Does Solution Manager server IP meet the license requirements (if applicable)?

Does computer meet minimum system requirements?

 

Is Memory assigned to that virtual machine and actually reserved for it in case of virtual machine installation?

Ignore if not a virtual machine.

Does computer meet software requirements?

 

 

Is a support account available to download software or is the software already downloaded?

 

 

Is there a User Account available to install the Solution Manager?

Was the PATH Environment Variable checked on Windows?

Ignore if installation is executed in other OS.

Recommendations can be found Check the PATH Environment Variable on Windows section of the Solution Manager Installation Guide.

Is there a user available to run the Denodo services?

 

 

SOLUTION MANAGER

Is there a user to run the Solution Manager?

Is the Solution manager port available for server?

Check the port 10090 is available.

LICENSE MANAGER

Is the License Manager port available for server?

Check the port 10091 port is available.

Is the License Manager port open in the firewall and accessible for the Denodo Platform servers?

Check the port 10091 port is open in the firewall.

VDP

Are the VDP ports available?

Check all the VDP ports (19999, 19998, 19997, 19996)

WEB CONTAINER

Are the http ports available?

Check all the Web container ports (19090, 19099, 19098, 1997)

EXTERNAL COMMUNICATION

Are VDP ports open in the Denodo Platform installations?

Check if 9999 and 9997 ports are open in the Denodo Platform installations.

Are Scheduler ports open in the Denodo Platform installations?

Check if 8000 and 7998 ports are open in the Denodo Platform installations.

Is Data Catalog port open in the Denodo Platform installations?

Check if 9090 port is open in the Denodo Platform installations.

Installation checklist

Requirement

Comply (Y/N)

Comments

Is the correct distribution of the Solution Manager downloaded?

 

Is there a user with Administrator privileges to perform the installation?

 

 

Is the installer unzipped?

 

 

Is the installation correctly launched?

 

This can be done:

  • Using wizard
  • Using silent installation

Is the installation path set to the correct destination?

On Windows, using C:\Program Files or C:\Program Files x86 is not recommended as it will require Administrator privileges for the installation and also to run the Denodo servers and tools (Denodo Admin and Development Best Practices)

Is the correct default locale selected?

Post-installation checklist

Requirement

Comply (Y/N)

Comments

COMMON

 

 

Is the license installed?

This can be done:

Using Control Center

Copying file to %DENODO_HOME%/conf folder

If Windows, have Denodo Windows Services been configured to run with the new user account? (optional)

 

Add to the Windows Services the login information of the user.

It may require to create a system account to run the Denodo server with full privileges on the installation folder.

If Linux, has linux service been configured? (optional)

Linux startup scripts for the Denodo Platform

SSL

Only if SSL is required in Solution Manager

Is there a SSL certificate self-signed or from a CA for the Denodo server? (if applicable)

Is SSL configured in the Solution Manager servers? (if applicable)

Is SSL configured in the Solution Manager tools? (if applicable)

Is SSL configured in the Embedded Web Container? (if applicable)

Is SSL configured for external clients? (if applicable)

SOLUTION MANAGER WEB APPLICATIONS

Have the Solution Manager Web applications been configured to run as a Windows service? (optional)

Installation validation

Requirement

Comply (Y/N)

Comments

COMMON

Have you validated license information?

Are all the modules included in license enabled?

SOLUTION MANAGER

Does the Solution Manager start?

 

LICENSE MANAGER

Does the License Manager start?

VDP

Does VDP Server start?

WEB CONTAINER

Are you able to start and connect to the web based tools?

Update Checklist

Requirement

Comply (Y/N)

Comments

Is the update to be installed downloaded from Support Site?

 

 

Is there a user with Administrator privileges to install the update?

Are all the Denodo Servers and tools closed before launching the update?

Are all the MSIE instances closed before launching the update?

 

 

Does the RELEASE NOTES of the update point to any additional pre-installation task?

 

Read pre-installation requirements

Is the installation of the update finished successfully?

 

This can be done:

  • Using Control Center
  • Using silent installation

Does the RELEASE NOTES of the update point to any additional post-installation task?

 

 

References

Solution Manager Installation Guide

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