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    Use the following worksheet to help collect the information that you need to specify when installing the Presentation Server. For any parameter that has no corresponding value, you must enter the information based on your system's configuration.

    To complete the worksheet on your computer, you can download the attached Microsoft Excel workbook.


    This topic includes parameters for the following areas of the installation:

    Installation type

    Installation parameter

    Value

    Installation Type

    Select the installation type.

    Typical Install

    Custom Install

    Licenses

    Installation parameter

    Value

    Application Licenses

    Agree to the terms of the Presentation Server license agreement to begin the installation.

    Agree

    Do NOT Agree

    Directory Selection

    Installation parameter

    Value

    Destination directory for the Presentation Server
    Accept the default path or enter the full directory path.

    (Windows) C:\Program Files\BMC Software\TrueSightPServer

    (Linux) /opt/bmc/TrueSightPServer

    Recommendation

    On Linux computers, BMC recommends using the default installation directory. Otherwise, you might experience issues related to permissions and access.

    Listening Address Configuration

    Installation parameter

    Value

    Localhost  FQDN

    The installer detects your host's Fully Qualified Domain Name (FQDN), or you can enter an alternate local host FQDN.

    This information is used by other BMC TrueSight components to connect to the Presentation Server.

    Make sure that you do not manually enter any IP address in the FQDN field.

    Presentation Server High Availability Settings

    Installation parameter

    Value

    Disable

    If selected, none of the following parameters are required.

    Yes

    No

    Enable

    If selected, enter the following HA information.

    Yes

    No

    Primary Server

    Any event raised in the Presentation Server is set in the Primary Server.

    Yes

    No

    Server Pair Name

    The elasticsearch cluster name for one node (server), or more nodes, that holds all of the data, and provides federated indexing and search capabilities across all nodes.

    The default value for the cluster name is "truesight". You can change this name to reflect the logical group name of the cluster.

    truesight

    Note

    If you do not use the default High Availability port numbers, only use port numbers between 1024 and 65535.

    Cache Replication Port

    Port number for the primary server cache replication
    7800

    Control Port

    Port number for the primary server control port

    8800

    Secondary Server FQDN

    Name for the secondary server host.

    The Secondary Server maintains a constantly updated cache memory of the Presentation Server activity.

     

    Secondary Server Database Port

    Port number for the secondary server database port
    5432

    Secondary Cache Replication Port

    Port number for the secondary server cache replication
    7800

    Secondary Control Port

    Port number for the secondary server control port

    8800

     

    Secondary Server

    If this option is selected, enter the HA configuration file path to upload during the Presentation Server installation.

    Yes

    No

    Presentation Server Port Settings

    Note

    • For Windows systems, if you do not use the default port numbers, only use port numbers between 1 and 65535.
    • For Linux systems, if you do not use the default port numbers, only use port numbers between 1024 and 65535.

    Installation parameter

    Value

    Windows Tomcat Ports

    HTTP

    HTTPS

    Linux Tomcat Ports

    HTTP

    HTTPS

     

    80

    443

     

    8080

    8443

    Elasticsearch Ports

    Representational State Transfer (REST)

    Java/Node Client

     

    9200

    9300

    Cell Gateway Port

    Event Ingress (from Infrastructure Management)

     

    1900

    PostgreSQL Database Settings

    Note

    • The database user name and password cannot exceed 30 characters.
    • For Windows systems, if you do not use the default database port number, only use a port number between 1 and 65535 .
    • For Linux systems, if you do not use the default database port number, only use a port number between 1024 and 65535.

    Installation parameter

    Value

    User Name

    User name for the PostgreSQL database
     

    Password

    User password for the database
     

    Confirm Password

    Re-enter the user password for the database
     
    Port5432

    Atrium Single Sign-On Server Settings

    Installation parameter

    Value

    Host Name (FQDN)

    The host name or FQDN of the Atrium Single Sign-On server installed on the system
     

    Port

    Port number for the Atrium Single Sign-On server

    If you don't use the default port number, use the port number of the Atrium Single Sign-On server installed on the system.

    8443

    Password

    The Atrium Single Sign-On server super user password. The Single Sign-On super user name is amadmin.

     

    Where to go from here

    After you have completed this worksheet, you can proceed with installing the Presentation Server.

    Related topic

    Component installation worksheets