Installing a License Server
This paragraph explains how to install a license server to be used by the SEE Electrical PLM applications. Refer to your deployment architecture to remind which database servers need to be used to hold your databases.
2 types of license server software are supported by SEE Electrical PLM:
Note: The SEE Electrical PLM – Application Server uses only FlexLM license.
None, a license server is a light application not requiring specific hardware resources
We recommend installing the license server on a computer that is always online, for an optimal availability of the software. A license server can be installed on all common operating systems:
The computer has to be in a Windows domain, and you will need its physical network address (mac address) to get licenses for your IGE+XAO software.
To display the mac address of your computer, run in a command window (cmd.exe):
The network address can be read from the “Physical Address” line.
The minimal required FlexLM server version is 11.13.
User rights requirements
For installations, you need Windows administrator rights.
Installing a Database Server
This paragraph explains how to install a database server holding one of the databases used by SEE Electrical PLM. Refer to your deployment architecture to remind which database servers need to be used to hold your databases.
It depends on the size of data you want to manage. The database should however be a powerful computer with big, fast and safe disk storage:
Minimum Configuration (for functional tests only):
Recommended Configuration (for production):
Refer to Microsoft Websites for SQL server 2008 R2 installation.
We recommend you to read the Microsoft® SQL Server® 2008 R2 Release Notes and Microsoft® SQL Server® 2008 R2 Read me, before installing Microsoft® SQL Server® 2008 R2.
Idem for SQL server 2012 R2 installation
Usually, the following components are pre-required to install Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2: