Pre-Requisites

This installation process assumes that you already have the following;

pre-requisites1

  • 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 Identity Server website.
    • An SSL certificate to serve the Identity Server site over HTTPS (using the above-mentioned DNS name)
  • Service Account
    • A domain service account to run the web application and connect to the SQL database.

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