You can install and run the Bold BI server on Microsoft Azure virtual machine by following the below steps.
Sign into the Azure Portal.
Create a Resource option.
Azure Market placechoose
Computeoption and Click the
Windows Serveras a Software plan that meet our system requirement and then Click
Basicsblade requests administrative information for the virtual machine.
Virtual Machine Name: Enter a name for your virtual machine (VM). The name must be 15 or fewer characters.
VM disk type: choose SSD/HDD for your convenience(We recommend using SSD for better performance).
Size: Choose the VM size that meet our system requirement. For example, choose the
D2s_V3 size, and then click
Username: Enter your username. You will use this username to log in to the VM using Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP).
Password: Enter your password. You will use this password to log in to the VM using RDP.
Subscription: The Azure subscription this VM should be associated with.
Resource group: Choose
Create new and then enter the name of a new resource group to host the VM’s resources.
Region: Choose your convenient region for your VM.
Disksblade, you can choose the VM OS disk type based on your convenience. (We recommend using
SSDfor better performance).
NIC network security group.
Create newon the
NIC network security groupoption to add inbound security rule. Creating an inbound rule that allow specific types of internet traffic to reach your VM.
Add inbound security rule blade, in the
Service drop-down list box, choose
In the Priority box, give the rule a priority, for example, 100. Lower numbers are processed first. For example, a rule priority of 100 will be processed before a rule priority of 110.
In the Name box, enter a name for the inbound rule, for example HTTP Port-80, and then click OK.
Repeat steps to create a Add inbound security rule for the HTTPS service with a priority of 101.
When complete, the Create network security group dialog should include three rules to allow
RDP, HTTP, and HTTPS access. Click OK.
Create blade, under Summary, review your settings and click
Follow the below steps to connect to the virtual machine.
Connecton the virtual machine overview window. A Remote Desktop Protocol (
.rdp) file will be downloaded from the Azure portal.
Connectfor the unknown publisher warning.
OKto accept the certificate problems and connect to the virtual machine.
This section explains how to install and run the Bold BI server in VM.
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