This section explains how to install and deploy the Bold BI solution.
This topic explains the steps required to install Bold BI Enterprise.
To see the system requirements for deploying Bold BI Enterprise in a business environment, see System Requirements.
Run the Bold BI Enterprise Installer and sign in with your registered email address to unlock the setup.
You can check the license agreement of Bold BI Enterprise edition by clicking the
License Terms and Conditions.
After reading the license agreement, you can agree by placing the tick mark in the checkbox. Click Next to choose your portal license. This step can be skipped if you have only one portal license.
After selecting the portal license, click Next to select the installation server type, location, and port number to host the Bold BI Enterprise.
You have been provided Bold BI Enterprise Edition to be hosted in the following two web-server types:
You can select IIS Express hosting type for evaluation purpose. We recommend that you choose
IIS hosting type for production use.
You need to provide the port number, location, and site name to host Bold BI Enterprise in the IIS.
Read and accept the license and third-party terms and conditions by checking the options
Third-party for install PhantomJS and click
NOTE: If you have any problem with internet connection or do not have internet connection, unselect the PhantomJS download option and continue to install. To manually install the PhantomJS, refer to this.
IMPORTANT: Bold BI Enterprise Edition uses client libraries such as Oracle, PostgreSQL, MySQL, Snowflake, and MongoDB to connect with their respective SQL database variants. Check license of each library to give consent for installation. The selected client libraries alone will be shipped into the product.
Read and accept the license to ship the selected client libraries and click
After the installation process is completed, you can launch the application by clicking
If you did not install the client libraries during this installation, then after installed the Bold BI setup, you can install it using
ClientLibrary.msi setup. The following steps to install the client libraries.
Go to the location
C:\Program Files (x86)\Bold BI Enterprise Edition\Client Library. And double click the setup file named
Now, the client libraries dialog will open. Then, you can choose and install the required client libraries.