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Overview of the Installation Process

Overview

Provides an overview of the process.

Image of the DI archive-based installation steps.

To install the DI Server, perform the tasks indicated in the guidepost.

  • Prepare Environment: Explains how to create a pentaho user account, create the directory structure, download DI Server files from our web site, install your selected DI Repository database, and set up system environment variables.
  • Initialize Repository: Provides information about how to run DDL scripts that create tables for the DI Repository.
  • Configure Repository: Provides information about how to configure the DI Repositories on your selected database.
  • Specify Connections: Explains how to specify JDBC connections to the DI Repository.
  • Start DI Server: Explains how to start the DI Server.
  • Next Steps: Indicates what to do after the DI Server has been installed.