Installing Talend server modules using Talend Installer

Talend Big Data Platform Installation Guide for Windows

EnrichVersion
6.4
EnrichProdName
Talend Big Data Platform
task
Installation and Upgrade
EnrichPlatform
Talend Administration Center
Talend Studio
Talend SAP RFC Server
Talend Data Preparation
Talend Artifact Repository
Talend Project Audit
Talend Runtime
Talend DQ Portal
Talend Log Server
Talend Data Stewardship
Talend Installer
Talend JobServer
Talend CommandLine
Talend Activity Monitoring Console
Talend Repository Manager

The Server installation type allows you to install Talend Studio and all Talend server components and configure them if required.

There are two different styles of Server installation:

The following table shows the configuration options that are available in the different Server installation styles.

For example, the Advanced Server installation lets you choose the Tomcat server and port you want to use for Talend Administration Center whereas the Easy Server installation installs Talend Administration Center on a new Tomcat server on the 8080 port.

For the following module...

You can configure...

Advanced Server installation

Easy Server installation

Talend Administration Center

Tomcat instance to use

Administrator user name and password

Enable external Single-Sign On (SSO)

Database

Port

Web application directory

Nexus Artifact Repository

Host and port

Talend Log Server

Cluster name

Talend Data Stewardship

Tomcat instance to use

MongoDB database1

Kafka connection parameters

Zookeeper connection parameters

Talend Administration Center connection parameters

Talend Runtime

Port configuration

Talend Data Quality Portal

Tomcat instance to use

Database

Port

Memory

Server address

Talend Data Preparation

Big Data Support

Kerberos cluster

MongoDB database1

Talend Administration Center connection parameters

Server IP and ports

Talend Dictionary Service

Tomcat port

MongoDB database1

Talend Administration Center connection parameters

Talend Kafka and Zookeeper

Zookeeper data directory

Talend SAP RFC Server

SAP configuration

JMS Broker URL

Library

Talend Identity and Access Management

Tomcat instance to use

Talend Administration Center connection parameters

Talend Studio

Workspace directory location

1: If you want to secure connections with MongoDB using SSL, MongoDB Enterprise Server has to be manually installed on your machine. For more information, see https://docs.mongodb.com/v3.2/security/.

Performing an Easy Server installation with Talend Installer

The Easy Server installation is a convenient way of installing Talend Studio and all the Talend server modules included in your licence with their default configuration. It also installs these modules as services on your machine.

Talend Installer installs the Talend Server modules with their default configuration:

Modules installed

Details

Talend Administration Center

Talend Log Server

N/A

Talend Data Stewardship

Access URL: http://localhost:19999

Talend CommandLine

N/A

Talend Runtime

N/A

Talend Data Quality Portal

Talend Studio

N/A

Talend Data Preparation

Access URL: http://localhost:9999

Talend Identity and Access Management

N/A

Talend Server Services

N/A

Prerequisites:

  • All the required files are downloaded. For more information, see Talend Installer specific prerequisites.

  • All the default ports are opened. For more informations, see Port information.

  • If you want to use the embedded MongoDB database, make sure that there are no other instance of MongoDB installed on your machine.

To perform an Easy Server installation, proceed as follows:

  1. Make sure the dist file is in the same folder as the Talend-Installer-YYYYYYYY_YYYY-VA.B.C-windows-installer.exe file.

  2. Double-click the Talend-Installer-YYYYYYYY_YYYY-VA.B.C-windows-installer.exe file to launch Talend Installer.

  3. Accept the License Agreement.

  4. Choose the directory where you want your Talend product to be installed.

  5. Choose Easy Install in the installation style list and Server in the installation type list.

  6. Add your license file.

  7. Configure Talend Data Quality Portal according to the database you want to use.

  8. Launch the installation.

  9. Once the installation is complete, you can remove the dist file to save some space on your disk.

Talend Installer creates a usedports.txt file where all the ports used by Talend Server modules are listed.

A user with tds-user as username and duser as password is automatically created in MongoDB for Talend Data Stewardship.

A user with dataprep-user as username and duser as password is automatically created in MongoDB for Talend Data Preparation.

Talend Installer generates the AdminUser.txt file at the root of the MongoDB installation folder. It contains the credentials for a user with the administrator rights in clear text. It is recommended to restrict the access to this file.

Performing an Advanced Server installation with Talend Installer

The Advanced Server installation is a convenient way of installing Talend Studio and all the Talend server modules included in your licence with custom configuration. It also installs these modules as services on your machine.

For more information on the options you can customize using the Advanced Server installation, see Installing Talend server modules using Talend Installer.

Prerequisites:

To perform an Advanced Server installation, proceed as follows:

  1. Make sure the dist file is in the same folder as the Talend-Installer-YYYYYYYY_YYYY-VA.B.C-windows-installer.exe file.

  2. Double-click the Talend-Installer-YYYYYYYY_YYYY-VA.B.C-windows-installer.exe file to launch Talend Installer.

  3. Accept the License Agreement.

  4. Choose the directory where you want your Talend product to be installed.

  5. Choose Advanced Install in the installation style list and Server in the installation type list.

  6. Add your license file.

  7. Follow the configuration steps.

  8. Launch the installation.

  9. Once the installation is complete, you can remove the dist file to save some space on your disk.

Talend Installer creates a usedports.txt file where all the ports used by Talend Server modules are listed.

If you choose to install Talend Data Stewardship, a user with tds-user as username and duser as password is automatically created in MongoDB.

If you choose to install Talend Data Preparation, a user with dataprep-user as username and duser as password is automatically created in MongoDB.

If you chose to use the embedded MongoDB instance, Talend Installer generates the AdminUser.txt file at the root of the MongoDB installation folder. It contains the credentials for a user with the administrator rights in clear text. It is recommended to restrict the access to this file