Installation Parameters

This article describes the parameters that are used during CA UIM installation. The parameters that are required during your installation vary depending on:
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This article describes the parameters that are used during CA UIM installation. The parameters that are required during your installation vary depending on:
  • The installation method that you are using. 
  • The database software that you are using for the UIM database. 
Contents
GUI and Console Parameters
The GUI and console installation processes prompt you for the parameters that are required for your operating system and database.
MySQL Parameters (GUI/Console)
Parameter
Value
Database Server Hostname or IP
Database server hostname or IP address
Database Server Name
Desired name for a new database, or the name of the UIM database that is created before UIM Server installation
Database Port
Database server port (typically 3306)
Database Name
Enter
CA_UIM
or the name of your choice
Database Username
Database Password
Database administrative account (root) and password
SQL Server Parameters (GUI/Console)
Parameter
Value
Database Server Hostname or IP
Database Server hostname or IP address
Database Server Port
  • Database server port if the port is assigned (default is 1433)
  • 0 or leave blank if using dynamic ports
Database Name
  • CA_UIM (default) or name of your choice for a new database
  • Actual name of the UIM database that is created before UIM Server installation
Database Authentication Mode
  • SQL Server Authentication to use the database to authenticate credentials
  • Windows Authentication to use Active Directory to authenticate credentials
Database Username
  • Username
    for a SQL Server user account on the database server if you chose SQLServer Authentication (default is
    sa
    )
  • Domain/username for a Windows account if you chose Windows Authentication
If you chose
Create New Database
mode, this account must have administrative privileges.
Database Password
  • Password for existing database administrator account
  • Desired password if the account is created during CA UIM installation.
 Oracle Parameters (GUI/Console)
Parameter
Value
Oracle Instant Client Directory
  • Location of Oracle Instant Client (required)
Database Server Name
  • Hostname
  • IPv4 address
Database Server Port
  • Database server port (typically 1521)
Database Service Name
  • Oracle service name to use for the database connection (default is ORCL)
  • (
    oracle 12 ONLY)
    Pluggable database name
SYS Password
  • Password for the SYS account on the database server (required only if database is created during installation)
Database Username
  • Desired name for the UIM database user account that the installer creates (new)
  • Database user who is created when database was created (existing)
Database
Password
  • Password for the UIM database administrator account
Database Tablespace Name
  • Tablespace name to associate with the database username schema. Valid characters are: a-z, A-Z, 0-9 and underscore (_)
Hub Parameters (GUI/Console)
Parameter
Value
Domain Name
  • Desired domain name (default is
    hostname
    _domain)
Primary Hub Name
  • Desired hub name (default is
    hostname
    _hub)
Primary
Robot Name
  • Desired robot name (default is
    hostname
    )
Primary Robot First Probe Port
  • No value or the default (
    48000
    )
  • Port assignments start at 48000. Increase by one until a free port is found, then continue to increase for subsequent assignments
  • Any available port if you want to specify an initial port for UIM probes. Subsequent port assignments increase from the specified port
Primary Hub IPv4 Address
  • IP address that you want to use for UIM traffic (the installer displays all network interfaces attached to the computer)
Primary Hub
License
  • License key exactly as it appears on your UIM License Document
  • Autogenerated
    to create a temporary license that is valid for 30 days
UIM Administrator Username
  • Administrator
    by default
UIM Administrator Password
  • Desired UIM administrator password (at least six characters)
Silent Install Parameters
Silent install parameters are defined in the
installer.DB_OS.properties
file. Parameters for all platforms are listed in this section. Only the parameters included in each section are required for the specified OS.
Database Parameters (Silent)
The database parameters are described in the
uimserver_silentinstall_master.properties
file. Parameters for all databases are listed in this file. Only the parameters included in each section are required for the specified database.
UIM Server Parameters (Silent)
The UIM Server parameters are described in the
uimserver_silentinstall_master.properties
file. Parameters for the UIM Server are listed in this file.