Downloading the BMC Digital Workplace Catalog installation files
You obtain the product installation files by downloading them from the BMC Electronic Product Distribution (EPD) website. Your ability to access product pages on the EPD website is determined by the license purchased by your company.
The following topics describe options for downloading the installation files for BMC Digital Workplace Catalog, that provides the enhanced catalog for BMC Digital Workplace.
Before you begin
This topic is part of the Preparing for installation of BMC Digital Workplace Catalog process. The previous step in this process is to complete the Installation worksheets for BMC Digital Workplace Catalog
When to download a service pack or patch
For a fresh installation or an upgrade, check the Release notes to determine the latest update and then download the following:
- The latest release, service pack, or patch (if available). For service packs and patches, the BMC Digital Workplace Catalog installer will install the full product.
- Any hotfixes that are available for known issues.
If you sign up for , you will be notified about new service packs or patches for applying the latest changes, as well as bulletins about critical fixes.
Installation and integration files
The following table describes the files on the EPD website that you must download. Access to the EPD website requires that you provide your BMC Support credentials. You might also be prompted to complete or confirm the Export Compliance Form.
|Product or component||EPD link||Description||Platform|
BMC Digital Workplace Catalog 18.05.00 installer
|BMC Digital Workplace Advanced 18.05.00|
This archive file contains the required files to install BMC Digital Workplace Catalog on a Linux server.
Remedy IT Service Management Integration Configuration Patch for BMC Digital Workplace Advanced Catalog 18.05.00
|BMC Digital Workplace ITSM Integration Patch 18.05.00|
This archive file contains the files to integrate a Remedy application, such as BMC Approval Central or Service Request Management, with BMC Digital Workplace Catalog. The archive contains integration scripts for both a Windows or Linux server.
Download this file to the target Remedy AR System server where approvals will be processed.
To download the application files
The time to download the BMC Digital Workplace Catalog installation archive by using a web browser will vary based on your internet connection.
- Go to the EPD page for BMC Digital Workplace Advanced 18.05.
- If you are not already logged in, follow the prompts to login to the EPD website with your support login ID and continue to the site.
Select the check boxes beside the files to download as shown in the following example.
From the EPD page you can also select the check boxes to generate download links to additional files that are related to the BMC Digital Workplace solution, such as the BMC Digital Workplace client application that is used for end user requests.
- Click Download (FTP).
The system sends you an email with a customized link to a download folder.
- After you receive the email, follow the instructions to open the ftp location.
To verify the files
Locate the files you downloaded and verify the SHA256 checksum results before installation.
You can use any SHA256 checksum tool to verify the checksum results.
|File name||SHA256 checksum|