Installing and Upgrading

Install and configure CA Live API Creator and migrate (or upgrade) CA Live API Creator to a newer version.
You can install 
CA Live API Creator
 to run:
  •  As an on-premise service.
You can scale the performance of API Server or provide failover support by configuring 
CA Live API Creator
 to run as a cluster of nodes.
For more information, see Configure to Run as a Cluster.
For more information about whether to migrate or upgrade to the newer version of 
CA Live API Creator
, see Release Notes.
Verify the Installation Prerequisites
Before installing 
CA Live API Creator
, ensure that you have completed the following prerequisites:
  • You know if your 
    CA Live API Creator
     installation is licensed under a Portfolio License Agreements (PLA). If you are unsure, contact your IT purchasing group.
    For more information about licensing options, see Licensing.
  • You have reviewed the installation requirements.
    For more information, see Installation Requirements and Supported Platforms.
  • You have reviewed the installation best practices.
    For more information, see Installation Best Practices.