Installing Talend server modules using Talend Installer

Talend Real-time Big Data Platform Installation Guide for Linux

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6.3
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Talend Real-Time Big Data Platform
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Installation and Upgrade

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

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

MongoDB database1

Talend Administration Center connection parameters

Server IP and ports

Flow Runner port (Linux only)

Spark Job Server port (Linux only)

Hadoop configuration file directory (Linux only)

Kerberos configuration settings (Linux only)

Talend Dictionary Service

Tomcat instance to use

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 Studio

Workspace directory location

Talend ESB

Tomcat instance to use

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 ESB

N/A

Talend Data Preparation

Access URL: http://localhost:9999

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-linux64-installer.run file.

  2. Make the Talend-Installer-YYYYYYYY_YYYY-VA.B.C-linux64-installer.run file executable with the following command:

    chmod +x Talend-Installer-YYYYYYYY_YYYY-VA.B.C-linux64-installer.run

  3. Launch Talend Installer with the following command:

    ./Talend-Installer-YYYYYYYY_YYYY-VA.B.C-linux64-installer.run

    If you want to install Talend server modules as services, execute this command with the super-user rights.

  4. Accept the License Agreement.

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

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

  7. Add your license file.

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

  9. Launch the installation.

  10. 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.

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-linux64-installer.run file.

  2. Make the Talend Installer file executable with the following command:

    chmod +x Talend-Installer-YYYYYYYY_YYYY-VA.B.C-linux64-installer.run

  3. Launch Talend Installer with the following command:

    ./Talend-Installer-YYYYYYYY_YYYY-VA.B.C-linux64-installer.run

    If you want to install Talend server modules as services, execute this command with the super-user rights.

  4. Accept the License Agreement.

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

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

  7. Add your license file.

  8. Follow the configuration steps.

  9. Launch the installation.

  10. 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.