The next step is to execute the list of processes and
procedures. Responsibility for the execution of these procedures
is typically delegated by the project leader or empowered project
- Assign roles and responsibilities.
Define specific roles
and functions for different user types, depending on their skill set.
- Procure and provision resources.
Organizations typically have
policies in place to manage various requests. Requests for procuring
and provisioning resources through internal work orders must be done
to avoid project delays.
- Create a real or virtual Competency Center.
A Competency Center
is used to set the guidelines and standards for supporting the infrastructure
elements and WebFOCUS.
- Install and verify prerequisites.
Identifying and verifying
prerequisites before performing WebFOCUS installations is cost-effective
and saves time. For a list of prerequisites, see the table in Prerequisites.
For each WebFOCUS environment, repeat the following steps.
- Install each WebFOCUS Reporting Server.
- Validate each WebFOCUS Reporting Server installation.
- Verify access to the WebFOCUS Reporting Server Web Console.
- Configure each WebFOCUS Reporting Server.
- Configure Security
- Add WebFOCUS Administrators to the Server Administrator role.
- Configure and validate the Data Adapters.
- Create and test synonyms for the data sources.
- Add Data Services.
- Cluster JSCOMs.
- Create Access Control Templates.
- Create Application Directories.
- Create group profiles and user profiles, as needed.
- Secure the Web Console.
- Install each WebFOCUS Client.
- Install WebFOCUS web applications
on the Java Application Server.
- Add the WebFOCUS 8 repository JDBC driver to the Java Application Server.
- Validate the installation of the WebFOCUS Client or WebFOCUS
- Run the verification utility from the WebFOCUS Client
- Install WebFOCUS Workload Distribution Facility (CLM).
- Validate CLM.
- Activate the license.
- Verify access to the CLM Console.
- Configure CLM.
- Add CLM Processing nodes to the WebFOCUS
- Configure security.
- WebFOCUS Reporting Server
- WebFOCUS Client
- Enforce security lockdown measures.