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Hi Friends,

This Blog will give you an idea about Data Services and Information Steward installation + Information

**We can install with temporary license please check below info**

IMPORTANT INFORMATION - PLEASE READ: In Service Market Place have available 90 days temporary license keys


Please choose a setup language

  • Make sure that Microsoft .Net Framework 3.5 or higher is installed
  • Run setup.exe
  • Choose a language for the setup program to use during the installation process and click OK to continue

Check Prerequisite

  • The installation program checks for the required components review the results and decide whether to continue with the installation
  • Click Next to continue

Welcome Screen

  • Review the recommendations made by the installation program Welcome Screen
  • Click Next to continue

License Agreement

  • Click next to continue

Choose Language Packages

  • If need more languages, select here
  • Click next to continue

Choose Install Type

  • Choose mode of installation
  • Click next to continue

Configure Destination Folder

  • Choose the installation path
  • Click next to continue

Select Default or Existing DB

  • Sybase SQL Anywhere DB: Embedded database for its default CMS and Audit databases
  • Existing DB: Choose your existed installed and configured database

Select Java web application Server

     The Apache Tomcat serves as a “gateway” between the client (web browser) and the bi platform on a server

  • Select Install the default Tomcat Java Web application server and automatically deploy web applications.
  • Click Next to continue

Configure Version Management

  • Select Configure and Install Subversion
  • Click Next to continue

Configure Server Intelligence Agent (SIA)

     SIA takes over Business Objects service/server management from the CCM, when you start a SIA you can configure all, some, or none of the servers           contained in/managed by the SIA to also be started. All BO servers in a SIA must belong to the same cluster.

  • Enter a Node name (Installation server host name)
  • Select the SIA Default Port Number 6410
  • Click next to continue

Configure Central management Server (CMS)

  • Select the CMS default Port 6400:

          CMS by default uses port 6400 to communicate with Designer, WebI Rich Client, Information Design Tool, Business View Manager, application       

          server(s) and may be firewall internal to the organization. In other words CMS listens for the requests on this port, this port is referred as name                     server port. When the BI server starts all the other BI services will register with CMS on name server port, CMS then sends its request port # to                     other service to communicate after its registration with CMS.

  • Click next to continue

Configure CMS Account

  • Enter the CMS Administrator account password and the CMS Cluster Key as per your landscape
  • Click Next to continue

Configure Sybase SQL Anywhere

  • Select the SQL Anywhere default Port 2638
  • Enter SQL Anywhere Administrator account Password
  • Click Next to continue

Configure Tomcat Application Server Ports

  • Connection Port – A port number on which the web application server listens for incoming connections from web clients
  • Shutdown Port – Web application allows to be shutdown remotely
  • Redirect Port – automatically redirect to secure web connections request to the port number
  • Click Next to continue

Configure HTTP Listening Port

  • Default HTTP Listening Port number for the Web Application Container Server (WACS) to listen for incoming connections from web client
  • Click Next to continue

Configure Subversion

     LCM_Repository directory is in a shared directory and that you can access it from all the machines via the network share.

  • Confirm the Default Repository Port number
  • Enter the Repository Password
  • Click Next to continue

Select Connectivity for Solman Diagnostics (SMD) Agent

  • Select Do not configure connectivity to SMD Agent
  • Click Next to continue

Select Connectivity to Introscope Enterprise Manager

  • Select Do not integrate connectivity to Introscope Enterprise manager
  • Click Next to continue

Start Installation

  • Click Next to continue

Post Installation Steps

  • CMC - Central Management Console, web based administration interface for your BO Enterprise system, where one can add new users/groups, create folders, set access rights, configure SSO, configure your BO Enterprise server services, etc.
  • Installation is completed need to configure the post installation activity’s in Central Management Console (CMC)

Installation Finished

  • Once finished the installation need to restart the OS, then it will be effect.


Note: The SAP HANA Client are the "client tools" like ODBC, JDBC, SQLBC, etc.. Drivers for windows to connect to the HANA Database when you want to use for example excel to connect to SAP HANA.

The SAP HANA Studio is the Eclipse based development Environment for SAP HANA.

The SAP HANA database lifecycle manager (HDBLCM) is a wrapper tool that calls the underlying HDB tools to perform the platform LCM action. If something unexpected happens when using HDBLCM, and the LCM action cannot be completed, you can check the logs and separately run the affected underlying tools.

For more info, please check SAP guides.

1577128 - Supported clients for SAP HANA

Please choose the hdbsetup.exe

  • Run hdbsetup.exe

SAP HANA Life Cycle Management

  • Choose the path and click next to Continue

SAP HANA provides following standard interfaces for connectivity

  • Click Install to Continue

Installation Finished

  • Choose Finish

Related SAP Notes and KBAs

1251889 - License key request for SAP BO

1285639 - What license types are available for BO Enterprise

1288121 - Temporary license keys

1566573 - Most common SAP BO license key related

1511008 - How to assign authorizations for another S-User ID

Note: Following in the next blog explaining about IS installation.

SAP Data Services with BO Tools & Information Steward Installation + Information Part2

SAP Data Services with BO Tools & Information Steward Installation + Information Part3

Thank you,

Srini T.

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