Performing a Custom installation with Talend Installer - 7.1

Talend Big Data Installation Guide for Windows

EnrichVersion
7.1
EnrichProdName
Talend Big Data
task
Installation and Upgrade
EnrichPlatform
Talend Activity Monitoring Console
Talend Administration Center
Talend Artifact Repository
Talend CommandLine
Talend Data Preparation
Talend Data Stewardship
Talend Identity and Access Management
Talend Installer
Talend JobServer
Talend Log Server
Talend Runtime
Talend Studio
The Custom installation is a customizable installation method for Talend Installer. You can choose which components to install, where to install them, and how they are installed. With the Custom installation, you can install Talend Administration Center on one machine and Talend Studio on another.

Before you begin

  • Download all required files. For more information, see Talend Installer specific prerequisites.
  • Check that all default ports are open. For more informations, see Port information.
  • Ensure that only one instance of MongoDB is installed on your machine.
  • Ensure that the dist file is in the same folder as the Talend-Tools-Installer-YYYYYYYY_YYYY-VA.B.C-windows-installer.exe

Procedure

  1. Run the installer.
    • To run the Talend Installer from the desktop, login as superuser then double click the Talend-Tools-Installer-YYYYYYYY_YYYY-VA.B.C-windows-installer.exe file.
  2. Accept the License Agreement.
  3. Choose the directory where you want your Talend product to be installed.
    Note: For Talend Data Preparation, the maximum installation path length is 32 bytes.
  4. Choose Advanced Install in the installation style list and Custom in the installation type list.
  5. Add your license file.
  6. Launch the installation.
  7. Once the installation is complete, you can remove the dist file to save some space on your disk.

Results

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

Filebeat is automatically installed with Talend Log Server.

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.

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.