Pre-requisites

Please ensure you have the following pre-requisites available prior to starting the Installation section;

  • Authentication

    • An Azure tenancy along with an Azure Active Directory.

    • An Azure global administrative account to add the app registration.

  • Web Server

    • IIS 8.0 or above.

    • .net framework 4.6.2 or above.

    • Web Deploy 3.6.

    • An existing IIS Service running on Windows Server with the following features available;

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  • Database Server

    • An existing SQL Server running on Windows Server.

    • Running SQL Server 2016 or above.

    • TCP/IP Protocol enabled.

  • DNS and SSL

    • A DNS name pointing at the server where IIS is running, for use with the Enterprise BI Portal.

    • An SSL certificate to serve the Enterprise BI Portal site over HTTPS (using the above-mentioned DNS name).

    • NOTE: To ensure compatibility with modern browsers, ensure you have enabled the key for 2048-bit encryption, using SHA-256, and have put the DNS name in as subject alternate name.

  • Service Account

    • A domain service account to run the web application and connect to the SQL database.