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EcoSys Connect Installation and Configuration

PPMProduct
EcoSys
PPMCategory_custom
Installation & Upgrade
Version_EcoSys
1.1

Follow the steps below to configure and deploy Log Agent:

  1. Once you complete the Agent deployment, you will be directed to the Dispatcher part of the installation script. Enter y to install the logAgent on this machine. Enter n to skip the logAgent installation.

    This step does not appear for a new installation or if ActiveMQ status has changed. You will be directly moved to next step.

  2. Answer Y to proceed with installation process.

    The Log Agent will require you to setup the logstore.

  3. Enter the password for the ‘root’ user. Root is admin user of the logstore (LogStore_ROOT_PASS_)

  4. Enter n to accept the default database name ‘connectLogs’ for logStore else enter y to Override (LogStore_DB1)

  5. Enter n to accept the default login name ‘ecuser’ for logStore database else enter y to Override (LogStore_DB1_USER_)

  6. Enter password for the user configured in the previous step (LogStore_DB1_PASS_)

  7. Enter n to accept the default login name ‘backup’ for performing database backups (LogStore_BACKUP_USER_)

  8. Enter password for the user configured to perform database backups (LogStore_BACKUP_PASS_)

  9. LogStore Configuration completion message appears on the screen. Enter y to proceed with LogStore deployment

    • If you are reinstalling or installing Agent separately,you will be also asked to enter ActiveMQ Hostname, _CREDS2_ and _CREDS5_ that was used during the ActiveMQ process.

    • You can find the amq-client.ts file on its respective server where its installed at - /home/user/Staging/connect-workspace/activemq/swarm/activemq/conf

  10. Enter y to change the maximum size for java heap memory that LogAgent will run on.

  11. LogAgent Configuration completion message appears on the screen. Enter y to proceed with the deployment.

    Confirm successful deployment message

    A confirmation message appears as "Installation is complete".

To verify everything is installed and running , run docker service ls command. The output of this command should show a total 6 components:

  • amq_agent

  • connectAgent_agent

  • connectLogAgent_logAgent

  • connectLogAgent_mongo

  • dataStore_mongo

  • dispatcher_dispatcher

To verify that the dispatcher has started and the Connect UI is running:

  1. Open a browser and navigate to http://host:8080/connect.

  2. When the page loads, you can view the Connect dashboard with an error message as follows:

    To configure and access the Connect UI from Ecosys, refer to Getting Started with EcoSys Connect User Interface.

    To configure EcoSys to execute Jobs through EcoSys Actions, refer to Run Jobs using EcoSys Actions.